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AIM – Academic Immersion in Medicine

AIM – Academic Immersion in Medicine

>>DR. HEE-YOUNG PARK: My department partnered with the High School Summer Program at Boston University to really launch the high school program AIM: Academic Immersion in Medicine.>>DR. MAURA KELLEY: AIM is a wonderful program for students who have a particular interest in science because it allows them the actual experiential process of seeing what medicine …

Racial bias in widely used hospital algorithm, study finds

Racial bias in widely used hospital algorithm, study finds

>>Sreenivasan: A RECENT STUDY PUBLISHED IN “SCIENCE MAGAZINE” FOUND SIGNIFICANT RACIAL BIAS IN AN ALGORITHM USED BY HOSPITALS ACROSS THE NATION TO DETERMINE WHO NEEDS FOLLOW UP CARE AND WHO DOES NOT. MEGAN THOMPSON RECENTLY SPOKE WITH “STATS” SHRADDHA CHAKRADHAR, WHO EXPLAINED WHAT THE RESEARCHERS FOUND.>>Thompson: WHERE EXACTLY WAS THIS BIAS COMING FROM?>>THERE ARE TWO …