Month: February 2022

Black History Month – Honoring Patricia Bath

As part of Black History Month, we’re spotlighting black inventors who made impacts in their respective career fields. Patricia Bath was the first African American female doctor to receive a medical patent in 1988 (US Patent No. 4,744,360). She later received four additional patents. Dr. Bath was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2022. […]

Written by on February 7, 2022