Rachel H. Francis
Rachel Francis received her doctorate in pharmacy in 2013. Dr. Francis is Pharmacist-in-Charge at Teche Action Clinic Pharmacy in Franklin, Louisiana, and is also the financial secretary of the Southwest Louisiana Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. and a member of the New Iberia Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. After her son was diagnosed with Autism in 2021, she wrote a book See Me Through My ABCs in an effort to give encouragement to parents with special needs children.
9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
In Front of State Library, Children’s Author Tent 2
See Me through My ABCs
9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Cavalier House Bookselling Tent
See Me Through My ABCs
Journey with Dr. Rachel H. Francis as she shares words of comfort and practical guidance through fun-filled illustrations and lessons of phonics to children living with Autism.
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