ERIC Number: EJ575537
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Minorities in Medical School and National Medical Fellowships, Inc.: 50 Years and Counting.
Johnson, Leon, Jr.
Academic Medicine, v73 n10 p1044-51 Oct 1998
Chronicles the history of National Medical Fellowships, Inc., since the 1940s the only private national organization dedicated exclusively to increasing numbers of minorities in medicine. Originally focusing on black participation, the program expanded in the 1970s to include all underrepresented minorities. Despite slowing progress in the 1990s, the need for maintaining and expanding this and similar programs is highlighted. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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