Tuesday 02 Sep 2014

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All posts tagged Minority Health

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Scholarship working to close diversity shortage gap in medicine

Nefertiti Clavon struggles to keep up with rising tuition costs and other college expenses. “There were times I felt I was going to have to leave school because of financial situations,” said Clavon, a 22-year-old health promotions student at the …

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Money biggest barrier to learning CPR for urban minorities

Cost, fear and a lack of information may prevent minorities in urban communities from learning and performing CPR, but free training or incentives like transportation to courses could