Are you considering a career?

Have you considered a career in Medicine or Dentistry?

  • Less than 7% of physicians and surgeons are black
  • Less than 3% of the nations dentists are black
  • African-Americans consistently have more negative health outcomes compared to other races
  • Many African-Americans mistrust the healthcare system

If you are even considering a career in Medicine, Dentistry or health care, We NEED you. Representation matters.

There is a decline in African American doctors

How do we close the gap?

Our children have to see us. The journey from 1st grade to medical or dental school is a long one, However, in the end, if you are able to serve your community, it is well worth it. There are a wide range of specialties to choose from.

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  • Acupuncture
  • Traditional Chinese medicine explains acupuncture as a technique for balancing the flow of energy or life force — known as chi or qi (chee) — believed to flow through pathways (meridians) in your body. By inserting needles into specific points along these meridians, acupuncture practitioners believe that your energy flow will re-balance.

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  • Allergy
  • Exaggerated or pathological immunological reaction (as by sneezing, difficult breathing, itching, or skin rashes) to substances, situations, or physical states that are without comparable effect on the average individual

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  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Alt Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine is a primary, or first-contact point of care for patients requiring the use of the health care system.
    Emergency physicians are responsible for providing immediate recognition, evaluation, care, stabilization, to adult and pediatric patients in response to acute illness and injury.

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  • Anesthesiologist
  • A physician trained to give you anesthesia (pain medicine) and who cares for you before, during and after your surgery.

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  • Dental Public Health
  • Dentist
  • a person qualified to treat the diseases and conditions that affect the teeth and gums, especially the repair and extraction of teeth and the insertion of artificial ones.

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  • Dermatology
  • Sometimes also, cosmetic care and enhancement.Dermatology is the study of the skin.

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  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Ped. Hospice & Palliative Med.
  • Pediatric Allergy
  • Pediatric Dentist
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatrics
  • Periodontist
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Prosthodontist
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry-Child
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonology

R

  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology

S

  • Specialist
  • Speech Therapy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

T

  • Telemedicine
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

U

  • Urgent Care
  • Urology

V

  • Vascular Surgery

W

  • Weight Loss Specialist
  • Women's Health