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Decline in Black Male Physicians Could Impact African American Health, Wellness

Patients respond better to doctors they can connect with

A recent study reveals that the number of black male physicians is in steady decline.…

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How One HBCU Sends More Black Students to Med School Than Any Other

They don’t just go—they graduate

Xavier University has figured out how to teach underserved, under-prepared students. In so doing, it…

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U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin to Step Down

As Surgeon General, Benjamin oversaw a report that documented how even an occasional cigarette or secondhand smoke can cause immediate damage to the human body

U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin stepping down after four years

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