Dr. Montgomery Rice's Op-Ed on Remedying Dearth of Black Men in Medicine Featured in Atlanta Journal Constitution
Morehouse School of Medicine President and Dean Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice's op-ed addressing the lack of black men in medical school is featured in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. The piece cites stats from the recent Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) report, "Altering the Course: Black Males in Medicine," and lays out many of the steps currently being taken to correct this crisis.
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Founded in 1975, Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) is among the nation's leading educators of primary care physicians, biomedical scientists and public health professionals. In 2011, MSM was recognized by Annals of Internal Medicine as the nation’s No. 1 medical school in fulfilling a social mission. MSM faculty and alumni are noted for excellence in teaching, research and public policy, as well as exceptional patient care.
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