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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 9: Focus on Native American Medical Students
Focus on Native American Medical Students
In the largest sense, the definition of Native American is an individual who is a member of a tribe of people indigenous to the Americas. For the purposes of this chapter, we are referring only to tribes living in the United States. Each tribe determines its own tribal membership requirements. ...