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


Health disparities in underserved communities

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