Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Seven Ways to Expand Diversity in Precision Medicine Research

by Sara Berg | February 03, 2020
Ethnic and racial minority populations in the U.S. have a long history of being mistreated by t [...] Read more

URI Scientists Awarded $1.25 Million Grant to Provide Research Opportunities to Minority Students

by Todd McLeish | January 17, 2020
KINGSTON, R.I. – January 15, 2020 – Two scientists at the University of Rhode Island have b [...] Read more

Why Black Doctors Like Me Are Leaving Faculty Positions in Academic Medical Centers

by Uché Blackstock | January 17, 2020
A decade ago, the Department of Health and Human Services made “to achieve health equity, eli [...] Read more

Partnership Encourages Native American Students to Pursue Health Care Careers

by UC Davis | January 17, 2020
SACRAMENTO, Calif. January 15, 2020 – The UC Davis School of Medicine has joined with two oth [...] Read more

Barriers Steer Minority Med Students Away From Dermatology

by Ashley Lyles | January 14, 2020
Minority medical students perceived a number of factors as deterring them from pursuing careers [...] Read more

Chicago Group Shows Hispanic Medical Students a Path to Medicine

by Andis Robeznieks | December 09, 2019
Growing up in Miami, Florida, Pilar Ortega, MD, had a Latino doctor and grew up in a community [...] Read more

White Coats for Black Lives Evaluates Diversity at Select Medical Schools

by Lois Elfman | December 02, 2019
Diversity is essential to combat healthcare disparities, but a recent report shows that the num [...] Read more

At Darke County Hospital, Workplace Diversity is ‘More Than a Policy’

by Jacob Fisher | December 02, 2019
Despite representing a large portion of the total workforce, women in healthcare represent a mi [...] Read more