Our hosts, Tochi Iroku-Malize, MD, MPH, MBA, and Omari Hodge, MD, FAAFP, were joined by Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP, a leader in health equity and global health, to discuss how program directors can prepare residents and students for a potential academic career. We shared about the importance of an inviting, safe environment that's inviting for historically excluded learners and creates a mentorship space for them to see themselves as leaders and future faculty members.
- Article: Diversity and Inclusion in the Academic Medicine Workforce: Encouraging Medical Students and Residents to Consider Academic Careers
The URM Journey to Academic Medicine Podcast, also known as the URM JAM, is hosted by Tochi Iroku-Malize, MD, MPH, MBA, FAAFP and Omari A. Hodge, MD, FAAFP.
We address the real and perceived barriers faced by historically Underrepresented in Medicine residents and students when considering a career in academic family medicine, and provide practical tips and personal advice on topics like leadership, scholarly activity, CVs, mentorship, and more.