AMSNY APPLAUDS STATE FOR FULL FUNDING OF DIVERSITY IN MEDICINE PROGRAMS, INCREASED FUNDING FOR THE DIVERSITY IN MEDICINE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY) applauds Governor Cuomo and the New York State Legislature for funding AMSNY’s Diversity in Medicine programs in the FY2O22 budget at last year’s level of $1.244M and increasing scholarships for students under-represented in medicine to $550,000.  “AMSNY’s Diversity in Medicine programs are crucial to our effort to… Read More

The Buffalo News: Another Voice: Preserve program that helps produce minority doctors

David A. Milling Mar 2, 2021 Covid-19 shined a spotlight on health disparities, with increased hospitalizations and death rates among Black and Latinx patients, including here in Buffalo. However, we have a powerful tool to address health disparities: increased diversity among doctors with the help of pipeline programs and scholarship. Increasing diversity among doctors is… Read More