Diversity in Medicine
The editor questioned the existence of systemic racism during the podcast.
The editor of JAMA and the head of the AMA have joined others in criticizing the episode.
The AMA House of Delegates recently issued multiple new policies on controversial topics that many clinicians face on a regular basis.
This disparity may exacerbate the already increased burden of H. pylori infection and gastric cancer among Black individuals.
Each family medicine publication plans to implement different changes.
From the Journals
In a sample of Chinese American parents and children, reports of racial discrimination during the pandemic were common.
It is not a stretch to suggest that skin manifestations associated with COVID-19 may look very different in darker skin.
Listen to children’s or teens’ concerns and share information in developmentally appropriate ways. It is okay to not have all of the answers.
Underrepresented minorities face systemic bias and racism when interacting with the healthcare system, Dr. Salles writes.
The physician event will feature 10 teams of two, with one physician handing over her account to her black female counterpart for the day.
Most of us are unaware of our biases and falsely believe we are free of them.