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First Black Woman Transplant Surgeon Receives Prestigious Award

Velma Scantlebury-White, MD, is known as a trailblazer in her profession, most notably for becoming the first Black woman transplant surgeon in the U.S....

University of Houston Opens Medical College Dedicated to Underserved Communities

In July, the inaugural class of the University of Houston College of Medicine (UHCOM) will begin taking courses in the city’s first new medical...

AAMC Head and DEI Advocate David Skorton Faces COVID-19 Crisis After...

When David J. Skorton assumed the role of president of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) in July 2019, he brought with him...

Healthcare Suffers When Medical School Graduates Don’t Match

According to the National Resident Matching Program, 96.2 percent of medical school graduates were matched with a residency program in 2018, the most successful...

Medical University of South Carolina Shows a United Front in Fight...

Diversity Champions exemplify an unyielding commitment to diversity and inclusion throughout their campus communities, across academic programs, and at the highest administrative levels. INSIGHT...