Alumni News

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In Memoriam: Dr. Preston J. Phillips, MD

National Medical Fellowships was deeply saddened to learn that NMF Dr. Preston J. Phillips lost his life in a mass shooting on June 1, 2022 while...
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NMF Alumna Dr. Linnie Golightly Featured in Positive Community Magazine

Dr. Linnie Golightly is associate dean of diversity, associate professor of medicine in microbiology and immunology and associate professor of clinical medicine at Weill Cornell...
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2022 “40 Under 40 Leaders in Minority Health” Awards

The National Minority Quality Forum (NMQF) has recognized two among the National Medical Fellowships (NMF) community for leadership in bettering patient outcomes and building sustainable...
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NMF Alumni Making an Impact on Social Media

MedPage Today shared a list of Black doctors who should be followed on social media. These doctors were heralded for "giving medical advice, making keen...
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Dr. Alexis Thompson Co-Authors Study on a Novel Gene Therapy

A novel gene therapy promoted transfusion independence in more than 90 percent of adult and pediatric patients with transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia, according to a recent clinical...
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Racism and Health in U.S. Medicine

In "Racism & Health In U.S. Medicine," NMF alumni Dr. Aletha Maybank, chief health equity officer and senior vice president of the American Medical Association,...
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Cityblock Health Appoints Dr. Kameron Matthews to Chief Health Officer Role

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cityblock Health, a value-based healthcare provider for Medicaid and lower-income Medicare beneficiaries, today announced the appointment of Kameron Matthews, MD, JD,...