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Penn School of Medicine Partnering with HBCUs to Diversify Medical Schools

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The University of Pennsylvania’s School of Medicine is launching a new effort to attract more students of color to its program. The university is expanding a summer program that prepares students for med school, and is partnering with five Historically Black Colleges and Universities to attract participants. WHYY’s Marcus Biddle reports.

(Original air-date: 6/10/22)