In 1847, Rush Medical College awarded a Black man named David Jones Peck the first doctor of medicine degree in the U.S. Since then, countless Black and other minority students have earned MDs. Nevertheless, only 6 percent of doctors are Black in the U.S.
Reset hears from two students about their journeys, why they’re entering medicine and what they hope to accomplish as they get their careers started.
GUESTS: Jordan Cisneros, 4th year medical student at Rush Medical College
Sharice Hall, 4th year medical student at Rush Medical College