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Immigration Nerds - Erickson Immigration Group 9th April 2020
Chijioke Ikonte | The Role and Challenges of Foreign-born Healthcare Professionals During the Pandemic
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Chijioke Ikonte | The Role and Challenges of Foreign-born Healthcare Professionals During the Pandemic

Today we discuss the role of foreign-born health care professionals during the pandemic. Joining from Milwaukee, Wisconsin is Chijioke Ikonte, who is a med student at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

We discuss:

The impact of J-1 visas and Conrad Waiver programs for foreign born medical professionals

Operational shifts of Hospitals' and med schools' during covid

Tele-medicine 

Health disparities in underserved communities

4th year med students called upon early to fight the outbreak