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This book is designed to help minority students thrive personally and academically in medical school, to make a realistic assessment of their strengths and weaknesses, to successfully confront societal myths and stereotypes and to develop healthy strategies to meet academic, personal, and relationship needs. Carmen Webb, having assisted countless medical students with these issues, has assembled an outstanding cadre of insightful professionals for advice, each highly qualified and devoted to promoting medical student well-being.
Chapter 8: Focus on African American Medical Students
Focus on African American Medical Students
African Americans have a rich heritage in medicine. In this chapter, we will explore our history and our current status in training, including one perspective of life in a historically Black medical school. We'll examine the special challenges African American students face as well as the secrets of ...