Pipeline to Equity: Black/Latino Students Speak

Mar 8, 2022

2:00pm – 3:00pm CT

Recording: Pipeline to Equity: Black/Latino Students Speak, Mar 8, 2022

While U.S. colleges and universities have increased the number of degrees awarded in STEM fields, only 7% of med students, 6% of med school graduates, and less than 4% of physicians are Black, and while 18% of the U.S. population is Hispanic or Latino, only 0.4% of U.S. medical doctors are Hispanic or Latino. Black and LatinX students share their perspectives on how to change the systems and transform the health outcomes in their communities.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Mario Armstrong

Mario Armstrong Media

Lauren Bagneris

LSUHSC- New Orleans | School of Medicine

Irvin Solano

University of Houston-Downtown

Asja Woodard

Spelman College







Equity & Justice


Basic Understanding

Focus Area:

Higher Education