Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine
Released! 09/08/2015
Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine
by Damon Tweedy
Hardcover

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


One doctor's passionate and profound memoir of his experience grappling with race, bias, and the unique health problems of black Americans

When Damon Tweedy begins medical school,he envisions a bright future where his segregated, working-class background will become largely irrelevant. Instead, he finds that he has joined a new world where race is front and center. The recipient of a scholarship designed to increase black student enrollme... read more