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.
We extend deepest sympathy to the family, friends and colleagues of healthcare leader and NMF Alumnus Dr. LaSalle Leffall. He was a Howard University cancer specialist who chaired the medical school’s department of surgery for 25 years and became … Continued
On March 1, 2019, the New York Times Opinions featured the writing of Dr. Charlene Flash, a Houston, TX infectious disease specialist and Faculty Advisor for the NMF Primary Care Leadership Program (PCLP). In “San Francisco Is Beating HIV. Why … Continued
New Scholarship Supports Diversity in Healthcare in the Field of Ophthalmology Two medical students awarded for standout participation in the Academy’s Minority Ophthalmology Mentoring program SAN FRANCISCO – Jan. 2, 2019 –The American Academy of Ophthalmology and National Medical Fellowships … Continued
National Medical Fellowships (NMF) leadership, staff, and Alumni are deeply saddened at the death of Dr. Tamara E. O’Neal, an Alumna of the 2014 NMF Dr. David Monash/John Caldwell Scott Medical Resident Scholarship Program. Dr. O’Neal received her medical degree … Continued