David Ansell | Roosevelt branch library | Literary Events | Chicago Reader

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When: Wed., Aug. 31, 6 p.m. 2011

Ansell discusses his memoir, County: Life, Death and Politics at Chicago's Public Hospital. Ansell pioneered the practice of primary care, breast cancer screening, and the treatment of asthma and HIV/AIDS, while advocating for universal health care and agitating against the inequities that continue to contribute to higher mortality rates among African-Americans and other minorities.

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