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Reports and Resources: Men of Color in California’s Health Professions Education Programs

UCSF Center for the Health Professions (October 2010)

Latino men are profoundly underrepresented in California’s health professions education programs. Educational attainment for both African American and Latino men is low, at the high school and postsecondary levels. This is a critical issue because a high school degree is the minimum educational requirement...

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Health Professions in the News: Committed Physician Recruits Young People to Diversify Health Care Workforce

California Health Care Foundation (May 16, 2019)

Like all emergency department physicians, Jocelyn Freeman Garrick, MD, treats patients suffering from broken bones, chest pain, infections, and a host of other ailments. But she also makes time for a second, unpaid job that sets her apart from her peers: The no-nonsense doctor from Oakland’s Highland...

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Health Professions in the News: Racism In My Medical Education

Health Affairs (June 2020)

An Asian American physician calls for more diversity and a commitment to health equity in US medical schools. Read the full story here.

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