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‘Dedicated Wheels’ spin students into practicing physicians

Summer module seeks determined doctors and dentists opposite a nation

Dentist. Doctor. Surgeon. In a nation where dreams are like wings, a new cadre of students is mountainous to turn a subsequent era of earnest health professionals.

They accommodate protégés where they are — on campuses of Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, and in high schools mostly formed in medically underserved communities.

Earlier this fall, physicians Alden M. Landry, 31, and Kameron Leigh Matthews, 33, launched their ‘get on a bus’ character Tour for Diversity in Medicine to foster health professions to underrepresented students via the

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Longer looks: A dentist tries to transparent his debt; Bringing mental health services to a marines; Learning to giggle in …

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The Los Angeles Times: For Dentist With Student Debt, Repaying Is Like Pulling Teeth
His jaw clenched underneath a blue surgeon’s mask, Opanin Gyaami jerks his right arm and pulls out a prize: a unkempt tooth of studious Larry Butler, also famous as state jail invalid J22312. By a time he is done, Gyaami’s smock and facade are speckled with a inmate’s blood. He kindly pats Butler on a shoulder and wishes him well. The 71-year-old dentist reports to a state jail in Vacaville day after day, long

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