Information to pursue a Medical Degree
This is a resource with a goal to increase the number of black men and women in medicine.
We recognize that not all students have access to the same quality resources when pursuing a career in medicine. We want to fill that gap by providing free personalized pre-med advising, academic resources and more.
This is a the non-profit arm of Diverse Medicine Recruitment Center. The mission of DMI is to increase ethnic and socioeconomic diversity within the field of Medicine via mentoring and outreach. DiverseMedicine’s belief is that individuals from underrepresented ethnic groups as well as those from economically disadvantaged upbringings are capable of becoming highly effective clinicians and scientists if provided with a community of support and mentorship. In mentoring such students, DiverseMedicine promotes better health care for all.
This is a free online community where premedical students from diverse backgrounds can connect with medical school recruiters. The ultimate purpose is to provide recruitment opportunities for students. There are many qualified premeds who never get the chance to pursue their dream of being a medical doctor simply because they did not know that there was a medical school out there looking for a students just like them while at the same time, the medical school never knew the student existed. Diverse Medicine Recruitment Center solves this problem by providing 24/7 online recruitment not limited by time, money, or location.
This is an educational group devoted to Health Education and Development Services for Underprivileged Populations. We aim to increase medical knowledge exposure in youth populations to cultivate student development in the field of medicine.
This initiative of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) represents future underrepresented medical students. Associate Members of SNMA attend some of the strongest and most influential undergraduate institutions and constitute a large percentage of our membership body. Our members are active in all fronts; we are creating diversity and making strides in all aspects of medicine and patient care. SNMA has a great interest in increasing the number of physicians of color entering the workforce and know that our pre-medical students are our future colleagues and successors.
This is platform aimed to encourage the education, training, recruitment and retention of African-American/Black and underrepresented minority physicians, and thereby help to eliminate health disparities, improve health equity and access to medical care for people
Future Physician Friday
This Friday we would like to highlight Emmanuel Boateng, he is a fourth year medical student that just matched to Vanderbilt University for Internal Medicine.
Born: Yamfo, Ghana
Positive Impact: Plans to dedicate a medical career to academic medicine in order to foster growth socially and culturally competent physicians
Superpower: Flash Speed to travel faster than the speed of thought, and make up for the lack of time available in medical school
Bet you didn't know: He failed ESL during Elementary School, but even at a young age he knew he didn't want to be defined by failures
Advice: You cannot take care of someone else without taking care of yourself, wellness should not come second to your studies