Susan La Flesche Picotte (1865-1915), the first licensed Native American female physician.
Susan founded the first non-governmental hospital on a reservation in 1913. That hospital was renamed in Susan’s honor after her death and has since been listed as a National Historic Landmark.  

Susan La Flesche Picotte (1865-1915), the first licensed Native American female physician.

Susan founded the first non-governmental hospital on a reservation in 1913. That hospital was renamed in Susan’s honor after her death and has since been listed as a National Historic Landmark.