Daniel Hale Williams

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Northwestern University alum

Dr. Daniel Hale Williams (1856-1931) was the first African-American cardiologist. This NU alum has been honored with an auditorium in his name at the Feinberg School of Medicine.

Feinberg School's First African American Graduate Honored

Feinberg School Honors First African American Graduate

Auditorium Named for First African-American Medical School Grad

Daniel Hale Williams Award for distinguished service to underserved communities

Notable Northwestern Alumni: University Archives online exhibit.