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National Medical Fellowships (NMF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the number of underrepresented minority physicians and other professionals in the healthcare workforce in order to improve access to quality healthcare in medically underserved communities.

 

 

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November 13, 2018 NMF Hosts the 2018 Dr. David Kearney McDonogh Ophthalmology/ENT Lecture and Scholarship Reception

On November 1, 2018 National Medical Fellowships (NMF) held the annual Dr. David Kearney McDonogh Scholarship in Ophthalmology/ENT Reception at Mist Harlem.  Dr. McDonogh was born into slavery on a plantation in New Orleans, LA in 1821 and became the first African-American physician … Continued

May 21, 2018 NMF Alumna Recognized by United Health Foundation

NMF Scholar Alcha Strane was recently interviewed for UHF outreach! To read more, click here. The full text of the interview is below, courtesy of United Health Foundation: Alcha Strane isn’t one to back down from a challenge. If she was, she … Continued

January 3, 2018 Dr. Cheryl Whitaker Delivers Tedx Talk Focused on Healthcare for Underserved Communities

NMF Alumna and 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, Dr. Cheryl Whitaker delivers a Tedx talk focused on healthcare for underserved communities. Click here to learn more. TEDx Talk – Taking Health Care to the Streets Last month I delivered a … Continued

December 18, 2017 Dr. H. Jack Geiger Receives Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) Champions Award

NMF Board Member Dr. H. Jack Geiger received the Primary Care Development Corporation (PCDC) Champions Award at the Founders Reception. Annually, PCDC salutes healthcare champions who serve as catalysts for excellence in primary care. We extend sincere congratulations to Dr. … Continued

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2018 NMF Alumni Directory

Click here to read more about the NMF Alumni Directory, coming in 2018!

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