black doctors

After hearing one young doctor's story, Delta changed its policies regarding medical professionals' credentials.

Xavier University of Louisiana, located in a western neighborhood of New Orleans, produces the highest number of┬áBlack medical students in the nation, the New York…

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War when the nation was divided over the issue of slavery. During that time, many…

He couldn’t go to medical school in New York, so James McCune Smith went to Scotland for his degree and returned home to treat the city’s poor.

FORT WORTH, TX — Patients would show up at all hours. Sometimes with a broken arm, or a burst appendix, or a baby on the way. They filled the wards of the 20-bed hospital that Dr. Riley Ransom Sr. opened in 1914, and they spilled into the large convalescent porch. From early in the morning […]