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The Cutaneous Connection Episode 6 - Addressing the Need for Skin of Color Representation in Medical Education

stethoscopeonbooks.jpgby Morgan Petronelli (SEPTEMBER 3, 2020)

In this episode, UIC medical students and VisualDx Student Advisory board members Kayla Clark and Gina Alvarado Jones, along with UIC Dermatology Department Head Maria Tsoukas, M.D., Ph.D,, discuss their recently published analysis in JAAD, which takes a look at skin of color representation in medical education.

Listen to the full podcast here.

The Cutaneous Connection is a new podcast series produced by Dermatology Times®, a leading multimedia platform that provides regulatory and clinical updates, as well as the latest news and trends in dermatologic procedures, therapy, technology, products and drugs. The podcast is catered toward dermatologists.

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