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Conversations That Matter Episode 3: Rita Guevara, MD

Rita Guevara, MD: Pediatrics

Dr. McCrea talks with Rita Guevara, MD, an assistant professor of pediatrics and assistant dean of diversity, equity and inclusion at Drexel University College of Medicine. Topics include:

  • Dr. Guevara's experience as a Drexel Pathway to Medical School (DPMS) alumna, and a current leader of the program
  • Improving the experiences of bilingual health care providers and their patients
  • The "magic" of medicine
  • The best restaurants in East Falls
  • And more!

Read more about the conversation on the Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion's blog.

In this episode, Dr. McCrea referenced the concept of a "diversity bonus," which comes from the book The Diversity Bonus by Scott E. Page.

Learn more about Dr. Guevara.

Learn more about Dr. McCrea.

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