In an effort to reduce stigma about PWD, increase awareness that PWD exist, and facilitate mentorship for students with disabilities considering medicine, we
solicited stories and thoughts on how to improve access in medicine from learners, trainees, and practising PWD. Find us on TWITTER
Doctors with disabilities exist in small, but measurable numbers. How did they navigate their journey? What were the challenges? What are the benefits to patients and peers? What can we learn from their experiences? Join me! Let your voice be heard and let’s expand on your story.
A new report from The AAMC, in partnership with the University of California San Francisco explores the experiences of students and residents with disabilities and outlines promising practices for medical schools and teaching hospitals.