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You Cannot Be What You Cannot See

Dr. Ericka Scott shares why she believes mentorship is most important to moving the needle of diversity in medicine. When Dr. Ericka Scott was 8 years old, her mother’s determination…

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Announcing NMF’s 2022 Gratitude Report 

National Medical Fellowships (NMF) cordially invites you to explore the 2022 Gratitude Report, a testament to NMF’s unwavering commitment to foster a more healthy, just, and equitable world through the…

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Growing Impact While Giving Back

Dr. Herman B. Gray reflects on his career in medicine, public health and health care administration – and how they must intersect moving forward.  

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Balancing Academia and Advocacy in Alabama

Pamela Payne-Foster, M.D., M.P.H. shares with NMF her efforts to increase public health efforts and preventative medicine – and reduce stigma – in the rural areas of her state.   Like…


Addressing the Social and Political Determinants of Health Requires Broad, Unified Action – and Immediate Focus

Squire Servance Founder & Managing Partner @ Syridex Bio | Investing in Medicines & Therapies for Underserved Populations | Health Equity Advocate Michellene Davis, Esq. President & CEO of National…

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Championing A Diverse Body of Evidence

National Medical Fellowships is proud to celebrate the inspiring journey of National Medical Association President Dr. Yolanda Lawson, a true health equity champion and participant in the NMF Diversity in…