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Doctor hopes to inspire more black youth to pursue careers in medicine – HealthLeaders Media

With the number of black men in medical school dwindling, one Dallas doctor is hoping to help reverse the disconcerting trend. The doctor who founded an organization called ‘Black Men in White Coats’ is holding a free summit at UT Southwestern next month in hopes of inspiring underrepresented kids as young as 8 years old to… Read More »

When medicine & media sugarcoat the true impact of patient harms

November 5, 2018 Posted By Categories Gary Schwitzer is the founder and publisher of HealthNewsReview.org.  He tweets as @garyschwitzer. Click here to read more stories about real people harmed by misleading messages, or share your own story. An important paper, “Reporting harms more transparently in trials of cancer drugs,” was published in The BMJ last week.… Read More »