An American crisis the growing absence of black men in medicine and science : proceedings of a joint workshop

Black men are increasingly underrepresented in medical schools and in the medical profession. A diverse workforce is a key attribute of quality healthcare and research suggests that a diverse workforce may help to advance cultural competency and increase access to high-quality health care, especiall...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Laurencin, Cato T.
Corporate Authors: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.) Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, W. Montague Cobb/NMA Health Institute, Growing Absence of Black Men in Medicine and Science: an American Crisis (Workshop) (2017, Washington, D.C.)
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, DC the National Academies Press 2018, [2018]
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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