5/18/1869 — #wmnhist #STEMfem #fem2 Rachelle Slobodinsky Yarros, physician, reformer, professor, b. near Kiev, Russia. Chicago birth control movement leader, social hygiene reformer, suffragist. The first woman admitted to the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Boston (1890). Practiced obstetrics and gynecology, Chicago; opened the second US birth control clinic, Chicago (1923). Wrote ‘Modern Woman and Sex’ (1933).