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Dr. Warne Diversity in Medicine Award

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North Dakota Chapter of the American College of Physicians (ND ACP) has awarded Dr. Donald Warne the “North Dakota Fostering Diversity in Medicine” award for 2020! This award recognizes individuals who advance diversity in clinical medicine, and work to expand access to care in relation to diverse populations. Dr. Warne will be presented with the […]

Prioritizing Equity: COVID19 & Native Voices in the Field

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Dr. Warne was a featured panelist on a recent a AMA Prioritizing Equity video: COVID-19 and Native Voices in the Field. As the event’s description notes: “Explore the ways COVID-19 may uniquely impact Native communities across the country in the latest installment of our YouTube Prioritizing Equity series. Hear from leaders on topics such as […]

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Harvard University

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Dr. Don Warne and Dr. Nicole Redvers were both guests recently on a panel by Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute entitled “Confronting the Challenge of COVID-19 in American Indian Communities.” As the event’s description says: “American Indian communities in the United States have improbably survived centuries of dispossession, subjugation, endemic poverty, and coercive assimilation. The latest threat […]

Dr. Warne part of Harvard Medical School Webinar

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Harvard Medical School’s Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership is hosting a series of ESJ Webinars to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on health disparities, mental health, and social determinants affecting vulnerable populations. This webinar will discuss what is happening to Native American communities during this pandemic. One of these webinars will feature our […]

Boosting the Ranks of American Indian and Alaska Native Physicians

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 recently published a piece on “Boosting the Ranks of American Indian and Alaska Native Physicians.” Read it here: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2763817. Here’s an excerpt: “Jasmine Curry feels lucky to be a first-year medical student. The daughter of a single mother in Arizona, she spent summers and winter breaks in Kaibeto, a small Navajo Nation town. Now, she’s […]