Tag Archives: Medicine

‘Black Men in White Coats’ Inspires Black Youth to Pursue Medicine – EBONY

With the number of African-American men entering medical school on a steady decline, one organization is hoping to inspire more of our youth to pursue careers in medicine. Hundreds of students and parents, including Brittany Drake and her sons, attended the “Black Men in White Coats” summit this week in North Texas at UT Southwestern… Read More »

Nevada porch pirate steals 14-year-old boy's chemotherapy medicine – WKRC TV Cincinnati

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Nevada porch pirate steals 14-year-old boy’s chemotherapy medicine  WKRC TV Cincinnati LAS VEGAS, NV (WKRC) – A 14-year-old boy in Nevada is sending out a plea to the public after a porch pirate stole his chemotherapy medicine. Gage Haynes … "Medicine|Pharmacology" – Google News

Blackface photo reopens long history of bigotry in medicine – Boston Herald

By DEEPTI HAJELA NEW YORK (AP) — The racist photo on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s yearbook page wasn’t the only thing that disgusted Monifa Bandele. She was especially appalled that the image was published as he was graduating from medical school on his way to becoming a pediatrician. The 1984 photo has stirred a national… Read More »