Study underscores racial disparities in US residency training programs

Study underscores racial disparities in US residency training programs

The proportion of Black and Hispanic OB/GYN residents was higher than those in surgical and nonsurgical specialties, a cross-sectional study showed.However, the overall proportion of Black OB/GYN residents dropped and the proportion of Hispanic and Native American or Alaska Native OB-GYN residents remained unchanged during the same period.“There are drastic disparities in health outcomes for minority women within OB/GYN,” Claudia López, MD, an obstetrics and gynecology resident at University of California, Davis, told Healio Primary Care. “Since one way to addressRead More

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