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Estimation and Comparison of Current and Future Racial/Ethnic Representation in the U.S. Health Care Workforce

Salsberg, E., Richwine, C., Westergaard, S., Martinez, M. P., Oyeyemi, T., Vichare, A., Chen, C.P.

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Outside U.S.

Data Collection and Reporting

The study analyzed data from different sources to estimate the racial and ethnic diversity of the current healthcare workforce and the graduate pipeline for healthcare professions, and to evaluate whether the diversity of the pipeline suggests greater representation of Black, Hispanic, and Native American populations in the future.

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Outcomes of Interest

Advancing Racial Equity

Priority Population(s)

American Indian, Black or African American, Hispanic, Latino, or Latinx

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