Dr. Antonia C. Novello, the first woman and the first Hispanic to be named United States Surgeon General, will speak Wednesday, Aug. 9 at Monroe Community College.
Her talk will be part of the meeting sponsored by MCC's Homeland Security Management Institute.
Details on the conference are available by calling (585) 753-3921 or visiting here.
Novello, New York State's health commissioner since 1999, received the Elizabeth Blackwell Award in ceremonies in February 1991. While a practicing physician, she specialized in pediatric kidney diseases and AIDS.