Dr. Linda Barry addresses diversity in medicine on NPR’s “Here and Now”

Dr. Linda BarryChief Operating Officer and Assistant Director of CICATS, Dr. Linda Barry, spoke with Peter O’Dowd on NPR’s midday news and feature program, “Here and Now.” Dr. Barry, who also is the Program Director for the Young Innovative Investigator Program (YIIP), talked about the urgent need to increase diversity in all aspects of medicine and how she helped to create YIIP as a solution to keep underrepresented minorities in the medical pipeline.

      Dr. Barry’s interview in full 

If you would like to learn more about the Young Innovative Investigator Program, please contact YIIP Program Coordinator, Lana Angelo, or head to the YIIP website.

 


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