Student perspectives on the diversity climate at a U.S. medical school: the need for a broader definition of diversity

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Research Notes, April 2013
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Article title
Student perspectives on the diversity climate at a U.S. medical school: the need for a broader definition of diversity
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BMC Research Notes, April 2013
DOI 10.1186/1756-0500-6-154
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Abstract

Medical schools frequently experience challenges related to diversity and inclusiveness. The authors conducted this study to assess, from a student body's perspective, the climate at one medical school with respect to diversity, inclusiveness and cross-cultural understanding.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 22%
Unknown 7 78%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Doctoral Student 1 11%
Lecturer 1 11%
Student (Postgraduate) 1 11%
Researcher (at an Academic Institution) 1 11%
Assistant Professor 1 11%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 4 44%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine 2 22%
Education 1 11%
Social Sciences 1 11%
Biological Sciences 1 11%
Unknown 4 44%

Score in context

This article has an Altmetric score of 1. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that this article has received. This score was calculated when the article was last mentioned on 12 May 2013.
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#2,704,055
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#715
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#59,214
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#45
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