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Promoting Minorities in Hematology (PMH) Oral Presentations: Room III (for in-person participants)

Program: Special-Interest Sessions
Hematology Disease Topics & Pathways:
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)
Saturday, December 9, 2023: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Marina Ballroom F (Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina)
ASH invites all interested meeting attendees to this event, which will showcase training and research opportunities geared toward increasing the diversity scholars in the field of hematology. The highlight of the session will be scientific presentations from the ASH Minority Medical Student Award, the ASH Minority Resident Hematology Award, the ASH Minority Hematology Graduate Award, and the ASH Minority Hematology Fellowship Award program participants.

A special reception celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Minority Recruitment Initiative (MRI) will follow presentations.

Ashley Inez Thrower, BS

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Bria Carrithers, MD

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Gabriela Ramirez Cuebas, MD

Department of Pediatrics, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR

Ijele Adimora, MD, MBA

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Nosakhare Paul Ilerhunmwuwa, MBBS, MSc

Department of Medicine, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Sacha Choupa

Meharry Medical College School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Yaa Ofori-Marfoh, MSc, BS

Rush Medical College of Rush University, Durham, NC