Misrepresenting Race - The Role of Medical Schools in Propagating Physician Bias.

  title={Misrepresenting Race - The Role of Medical Schools in Propagating Physician Bias.},
  author={Christina Amutah and Kaliya Greenidge and Adjoa Mante and Michelle Munyikwa and Sanjna L Surya and Eve Juliet Higginbotham and David S. Jones and Risa Lavizzo-Mourey and Dorothy E. Roberts and Jennifer W. Tsai and Jaya Aysola MD, DTMH, MPH},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
Conceptions of race have evolved and become more nuanced over time. Most scholars in the biologic and social sciences converge on the view that racism shapes social experiences and has biologic consequences and that race is not a meaningful scientific construct in the absence of context.1-3 Race is not a biologic category based on innate differences that produce unequal health outcomes. Rather, it is a social category that reflects the impact of unequal social experiences on health. Yet medical… 

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