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Share of African American men going into medicine hits historic low

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Nature 557, 621-622 (2018)



  1. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. An American Crisis: The Growing Absence of Black Men in Medicine and Science (The National Academies Press, 2018); available at

  2. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration and Bureau of Health Professions. The Rationale for Diversity in the Health Professions: A Review of the Evidence (HHS, 2006); available at

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