5 IMG physicians who speak up for patients and fellow doctors
International medical graduates (IMGs) account for more than 23% of physicians in the United States and play a vital role in health care. Compared with U.S.
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Omer Bajwa, MD: Members Move Medicine: Striving to continually educate patients
AMA member and IMG Omer Bajwa, MD, has always wanted to help people. Through learning the science of medicine, he can make people’s lives better.
Sabesan Karuppiah, MD, MPH: Members Move Medicine: Helping as many people as he can
AMA member and IMG Saby Karuppiah, MD, MPH, became a doctor to help people because his mother struggled with lack of health care during her childhood.
Subhash Chandra, MD: Members Move Medicine: Helping psychiatric patients feel empowered
AMA member and IMG Subhash Chandra, MD, reminds patients and physicians of their right to mental, physical and spiritual well-being.
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Oluwafisayom Nwachukwu, DO, MPH: Members Move Medicine: It’s about seeing my patients as a whole
Having grown up in a small town in Nigeria, AMA member Fisayo Nwachukwu, DO, maintains a unique lens for understanding challenges faced by medically underserved communities.
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