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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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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Medical Education Simulators

Simulated Competitions Are Re-shaping How Medicine Is Learned

Simulation based medical education is defined as any educational activity that utilizes simulation aides to replicate clinical scenarios. Medical simulation is quickly becoming the learning method of choice throughout medical academia, with renowned medical organization accelerating the learning curve through competitions.  Preclinical, clerkship, residency, and subspecialty...

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