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Honoring Sandra Bruce Nichols, M.D., FAAFP, MHCDS, M.S.

March 12, 2024 Comments Off on Honoring Sandra Bruce Nichols, M.D., FAAFP, MHCDS, M.S.

NMF celebrates a beloved health care servant leader. With eternal gratitude and heartfelt appreciation, National Medical Fellowships wishes Dr. Sandra B. Nichols, immediate past chair of the NMF Board of…

Operation at Provident Hospital on South Side of Chicago, Illinois (1941).

Recognizing History’s Impact on Our Health Care 

February 1, 2024 Comments Off on Recognizing History’s Impact on Our Health Care 

As we step into February, a month that honors Black history annually and officially recognized by both the President and Congress, National Medical Fellowships (NMF) is reflecting on pivotal moments…

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Inaugural 50 Recipients of the Future Clinicians Scholarship Program Made Possible by the United Health Foundation

November 17, 2023 Comments Off on Inaugural 50 Recipients of the Future Clinicians Scholarship Program Made Possible by the United Health Foundation

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 15, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — National Medical Fellowships (NMF) announces the Future Clinicians Scholarship Program, an initiative designed to support and empower diverse health care leaders in the United States. NMF is…

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NMF’s Use of “Latine”

September 2, 2023 Comments Off on NMF’s Use of “Latine”

Language used to describe racial and ethnic groups can evolve over time to reflect changing preferences and to be more inclusive and respectful of individual identities. National Medical Fellowships (NMF)…

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Vote for NMF to Present at SXSW!

August 8, 2023 Comments Off on Vote for NMF to Present at SXSW!

NMF has submitted proposals to participate in SXSW and SXSWEDU. These convenings bring together tech enthusiasts, innovators, entrepreneurs, educators, industry leaders, policymakers, and thought leaders to encounter cutting-edge ideas and set the…

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NMF Launches New Psychiatric Residency Scholarship Funded by Horizon BCBSNJ  

August 1, 2023 Comments Off on NMF Launches New Psychiatric Residency Scholarship Funded by Horizon BCBSNJ  

National Medical Fellowships (NMF), a leading organization committed to supporting chronically underrepresented students and medical residents, announces a new scholarship in partnership with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon).…

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Emancipating Ourselves from Health Disparities 

June 19, 2023 Comments Off on Emancipating Ourselves from Health Disparities 

On this Juneteenth, it is important to reflect on the significance of this holiday and what it means at National Medical Fellowships (NMF).  Juneteenth commemorates the day when Union General…

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Preparing a New Generation of Diverse Clinical Researchers 

November 22, 2022 Comments Off on Preparing a New Generation of Diverse Clinical Researchers 

National Medical Fellowships to partner with AstraZeneca to train more clinicians underrepresented in medicine to lead clinical research as principal investigators.   To ensure that clinical research findings benefit all populations,…

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A Juneteenth Call to Action to Advance Health Equity

June 17, 2022 Comments Off on A Juneteenth Call to Action to Advance Health Equity

National Medical Fellowships joins millions of Americans in commemorating Juneteenth on June 19. Marking the day in 1865 that African descendants enslaved in Texas were at long last informed of…