CHAAMPS National Meeting Poster Winners

Congratulations to the top three poster winners at this year’s national conference Suprita Krishna¬†– Racial disparities in active surveillance for prostate cancer Margaux Mustain, MD – Racial disparities in perioperative outcomes among males in cardiovascular disease related surgery Janice Phillips – Assessing readiness for community driven youth prevention

Some medical students still think black patients feel less pain than whites

Black patients are systematically undertreated for pain, decades of research have shown. And a study published sheds light on one factor that might contribute to this disparity. In a survey of 222 white medical students and residents, about half¬†endorsed false beliefs about biological differences between blacks and whites. And those who did also perceived blacks … Continued