Post Tagged with: "disparities"

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    Book Reading: Plain as Black & White

    01/30/2014 12:23 pm A study that looked at paper books, e-readers and audiobooks surprised the researchers with where exactly racial gaps existed. What results did they find?
  • Where Are Today’s STEM Students?

    08/10/2010 9:24 am Look no further than Rutgers University, where one professor has dedicated his life to helping Black, Latino and other traditionally underrepresented undergrads pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math.
  • Can Culturally Competent Healthcare Close Disparities Gaps?

    06/28/2010 10:19 am Can white doctors provide quality care to communities in which the racial/ethnic demographics are shifting dramatically? One DiversityInc reader addresses this question in her passionate response to our article, "Is There a Black, Latino Doctor in the House?" about Rutgers University's ODASIS program. See what she had to say about cultural competency and diversity in healthcare.
  • Is There a Black, Latino Doctor in the House?

    Is There a Black, Latino Doctor in the House?

    06/14/2010 4:54 pm Rutgers University's ODASIS program is helping to close the racial/ethnic disparities gap within healthcare and other STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) professions. Its Access-Med program offers undergrads from underrepresented and economically disadvantaged groups career opportunities in the sciences. Here's how.
  • Most White People Think Blacks Are Intellectually Inferior

    Most White People Think Blacks Are Intellectually Inferior

    03/02/2007 12:00 am What do most white people really think? The White Guy gives you his expert take on white people's assessments of black intelligence.