Dr. Francis-Mcbarnette, an American pediatrician, was a pioneer in treating children with sickle cell anemia.
To learn more about her life and career, read this NYTimes article by Sam Roberts.
This document is an obituary of Dr. Francis-McBarnette written by Alison Snyder and published in The Lancet. Access the obituary on The Lancet’s website here. If you do not have institutional access, download the PDF to the article here.