Barbara Ross Lee, DO, the first female African American to be appointed dean of a U.S. medical college, explains why increasing diversity in medical school helps everyone. Read.
Tour for Diversity's mission is to educate, inspire, and cultivate future physicians of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds by forming local connections to fulfill a national need. Watch.
Hear this DO student's inspiring story as he shares his passion for osteopathic medicine and addresses the unique challenges facing medical students from diverse backgrounds.
DO Students Define Diversity Length: 01:16
Created by AACOM's Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP).
1) Future goals, 2) Inspirational minorities in medicine, 3) Hardships as a minority medical student, 4) Advice for other minority students, and 5) Community empowerment.
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