Healthcare Disparities

Posted by: victorb 5/16/2017 10:40 PM

Healthcare Disparities
Tuesday, May 16, 2017


By 2025, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) predicts a shortage of as many as 90,000 physicians of all ethnicities.  What accounts for racial disparities in the field of medicine? That’s the question being considered on today’s edition of HearSay with Mekbib Gemeda, Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) and Dowin Boatright, author of “Racial Disparities in Medical Student Membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.” Join us at 440-2665 and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Today's Guests:

Dowin Boatright - is a post-doctoral fellow at the Yale School of Medicine. He is the first author of Racial Disparities in Medical Student Membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Mekbib Gemeda - is the Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)

 

 

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