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.
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
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
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
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