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  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC) internship and fellowship opportunities

    Follow the link below for more details. https://www.cdc.gov/minorityhealth/internships.html

  • UNC Anesthesiology NIH Study

    UNC’s Anesthesiology Department is seeking individuals to participate in their new NIH study. If interested, please see the description below. If you have any questions or are interested in participating in this study, please contact Jackie Kostyla, Contracts and Grants … Continued

  • Learning Gaps Between Rich and Poor Kids are Decreasing

    Despite widening income inequality, two new studies reveal that kids from all ends of the wealth spectrum are now entering schools with equivalent preparedness. The studies also show that racial achievement gaps are also smaller than they’ve been in the … Continued

  • Colorblindness in Education

    In an Education Week article, French and Simmons discuss the reluctance of teachers and staff in public schools to explicitly discuss race. Though these teachers have good intentions, French and Simmons argue that a colorblind approach allows students of color … Continued

  • Young Black Doctors Beat the Odds

     Autumn A. Arnett of Diverse magazine tells the story of four young men from Newark, New Jersey who made a pact to overcome their environment and become doctors. In this article, these young doctors discuss professional bias, recruitment efforts, and medical … Continued