October 1, 2021

Meet Dustin Young: The Male Doula Guiding Black Mothers Through Childbirth

There are stark racial disparities in maternal and infant health in America. Over 25,000 women develop severe complications during childbirth. According to the American Medical Association, that number rises by up to six times if you are a black woman. Structural racism has meant that staff are consistently slow to respond when black women express […]

April 21, 2021

How “Black Men in White Coats” is Inspiring Black Boys to Become Doctors

Dr. Dale Okorodudu, an African American doctor and founder of Black Men in White Coats is determined to make an impact on the world by helping develop future leaders in medicine. Okorodudu organizes youth summits with the aim of inspiring black children to pursue careers as doctors. “Some surprising data showed that the number of […]