Improving Diversity In Medical School

Here’s Why Our Medical Schools Need To Push For Diversity In Order To Improve Our Nation’s Health

According to a May report from the Association of American Medical Colleges, medical schools are dedicated to increasing diversity in their student body and increasing student interest in caring for underserved populations. Of the 137 schools that responded to a recent survey from the AAMC, more...

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Northwestern Feinberg Medical School Curriculum

Northwestern’s Prep Program Helps Medical Students’ Transition Into Residency

The new curriculum at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, launched four years ago, has provided the Class of 2016 with earlier patient interactions, more team-based learning and an additional focus on professional development. Fourth-year medical students completed a new two-week capstone course, revisiting concepts...

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MacHealth DNA Program

Medical Students Develop Innovative Program To Address Healthcare Disparities Within Their Community

Two graduating McMaster University students have forever changed the relationship between inter-city patients and their doctors in the community.   The Hamilton Spectator's "Code Red" series chronicles the serious problem of healthcare disparities within the Canadian Hamilton community, and students Avi Sarker and Kevin Singh decided it...

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