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NCMB Licensee Survey Results 2016

In October 2016, NCMB sent email surveys to 10,000 randomly selected licensees requesting their input on topics impacting the practice of medicine. Earlier this month, NCMB published their results.

By | 2017-11-27T13:10:34+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Newsletter|

Alvin Vincent Blount, Jr., MD

GREENSBORO Alvin Vincent Blount, Jr., 94, a physician and civic leader, passed on Friday, January 6, 2017. Dr. Blount was the last living litigant in the case of Simkins v. Moses Cone Hospital (1963), the landmark Supreme Court decision that desegregated hospitals throughout the South. Following the lawsuit, he became the [...]

By | 2017-11-27T14:09:17+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Member News|

Black History Month 2017

"Hundreds of thousands descended on Washington, DC's, Lincoln Memorial Aug. 28, 1963. It was from the steps of the memorial that King delivered his famous I Have a Dream speech. King's many speeches and nonviolent actions were instrumental in shaping the nation's outlook on equality.” —from Open Vault from WGBH Listen [...]

By | 2017-11-27T15:00:06+00:00 February 1st, 2017|News|

Mentorship of Black Boys

Mentorship of black boys: A goal of the Old North State Medical Society. Amazing programs in effect! MEANINGFUL MENTORSHIP Every year, almost as many black males are killed in Oakland, California, as graduate high school ready for college. But the country’s first public school program developed specifically for African American males is changing [...]

By | 2017-11-27T15:20:04+00:00 June 19th, 2016|Newsletter|

Vitamin B12 Deficiency

“B12 deficiency is the most misunderstood ignored and costly epidemic costing billions of healthcare dollars. It causes debilitating health, anemia, intellectual disabilities in children, mental illness, cognitive decline, fall-related trauma, and it can cause premature death”.  Sally Pacholok RN. […]

By | 2017-11-27T15:23:57+00:00 June 19th, 2016|Newsletter|