A dose of inspiration – ‘Black Men in White Coats’ – is just what the doctor ordered

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The nation’s medical schools have too few black male medical students. That’s the cold, hard reality according to the Association of American Medical Colleges, which found that the number of black men enrolled in U.S. medical schools declined from 1978 to 2014 — from 542 to just 515.

 

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Dennis, T. (2018, February 01). A dose of inspiration – 'Black Men in White Coats' – is just what the doctor ordered. Retrieved February 07, 2018, from http://newsroom.ucla.edu/stories/black-men-in-white-coats-ucla-school-of-medicine

The Diversity Program Consortium Coordination and Evaluation Center at UCLA is supported by Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health / National Institutes of General Medical Sciences under award number U54GM119024.