NIAAH Scholar Program

Enrollment is now open for the NIAAH Scholars Program. Seeking African American pre-med and medical students currently enrolled in an accredited US medical school.

NIAAH Scholars Program

NIAAH Mentors Program

Seeking African American Physicians to provide mentorship and academic support for African American pre-med and medical students to help support the next generation of Black doctors.

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Increase the number of Black Physicians

NIAAH mentors and supports pre-med and medical students as they navigate the rigorous path to a practicing physician.

 

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Improve Clinical Care for African Americans

NIAAH educates providers on culturally competent care and helps patients who suspect inferior care advocate for themselves or their loved ones.

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Contribute to Better Health Outcomes for African Americans

NIAAH provides trusted health information tailored to the needs of our community.

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Your Next Visit to Your Primary Care Physician

Your Next Visit to Your Primary Care Physician

By Michelle Hawkins, MD, MPM When was your last visit to your primary care physician’s office? Have you avoided the appointment out of fear of what you might discover? Have you run out of your medications, hoping the issue will resolve on its own? Or have you delayed...