A woman looks over documents and artifacts in the Confronting Violence display.

Confronting Violence: Improving Women’s Lives — Why NLM Is Hosting This Important Show

On September 17, the National Library of Medicine officially opened its latest special display, Confronting Violence: Improving Women’s Lives. The project, which will be on display in the History of Medicine Division until August 19, 2016, details the history and impact of nurses addressing domestic violence. These nurses not only conducted groundbreaking research on the…