A new biography of Janet Travell, M.D., “Janet Travell, M.D. White House Physician and Trigger Point Pioneer,” by Dr. Travell’s daughter, Virginia Powell Street. The book is now available at: http://blur.by/1n4FLdY
The first biography about the first woman to serve as physician to the President of the United States, the story of Dr. Janet Travell deserves a place in American women’s history for her achievements and contribution to medicine. Written by Dr. Travell’s daughter Virginia, edited by her daughter Janet, and designed by her granddaughter Janet, this book is loaded with archival and family photos, letters and pieces of history. We hope you enjoy reading about Janet Travell, from her childhood growing up in New York City in the early 1900s to her pioneering work in myofascial pain treatments. Appropriate for readers of all ages.