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UC Professor Emeritus Recognized as First African-American Graduate of Tennessee Medical School
Oct. 16, 2014 - Alvin Crawford, MD, Professor Emeritus, was the first African-American graduate of the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. In this video story, he returns to campus and was reunited with a friend who calls him “one of the bravest men I have ever known."