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Desperately Needed: More Geriatricians

Ninety-seven percent of medical students in the United States do not take a single course in geriatric medicine. A tsunami is coming, but not the kind you envision. It has nothing to do with water, but has everything to do with people … especially those who will be approaching retirement age. It will have serious…

Issue: August 2016 • Tags:

Solidarity & Diversity: Being the Other

Prentiss Dantzler discusses his experience as a man of color in academia and at CC.

Issue: December 2015 • Tags:

Promoting Gender Diversity in the Sciences

Despite the calls from politicians and corporations for more women to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematic (STEM) fields, there remains a gender gap: Women and other minority groups are consistently under-represented in many areas of science and engineering. According to the National Science Foundation, women received 57 percent of all bachelor’s degrees in 2012…

Issue: August 2015 • Tags: