Daniel Hale Williams
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
Daniel Hale Williams Award for distinguished service to underserved communities
Notable Northwestern Alumni: University Archives online exhibit.