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Dr. David Coe discusses systemic racism and diversity in medicine

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Segment aired March 27, 2024.

Dr. David Coe joins Two Way Talk to address systemic racism, the underrepresentation of Black doctors, and financial hurdles in the medical field.

During the conversation, Dr. Coe shares a personal story of how a family tragedy drew him to internal medicine, highlighting the importance of diversity in medicine.

He talks about his journey from working in a sub shop to becoming a board-certified Internal Medicine and critical care medicine chief fellow and emphasizes the significance of mentorship and community support.

The conversation underscores the importance of addressing health disparities and promoting diversity in medicine, with Dr. Coe's story serving as a testament to resilience and determination in the face of adversity.

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