The WHOI Diversity Committee will sponsor a "Diversity Movie Night" a few times a year. A movie related to diversity themes will be shown in Redfield Auditorium and a discussion will follow.
SOMETHING THE LORD MADE is the story of two men - an ambitious white surgeon and a gifted black carpenter turned lab technician - who defied the racial strictures of the Jim Crow South and together pioneered the field of heart surgery. http://www.hbo.com/films/stlm/
Background on the history of the Blue Baby Operation and the researchers who developed the technique can be found at: http://www.medicalarchives.jhmi.edu/page1.htm