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  • Mentorship conference pushes black students into medical careers

    This annual event at Arthur A. Benjamin Health Professions High School featured black doctors, dentists, chiropractors, therapists, who shared stories of triumph over adversity.

This annual event at Arthur A. Benjamin Health Professions High School featured black doctors, dentists, chiropractors, therapists, who shared stories of triumph over adversity. Sammy Caiola The Sacramento Bee
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The Sacramento Bee's team of health reporters covers California health care, medicine and healthy living, with an emphasis on public health and under-served communities.

Sammy Caiola: Health care and healthy living. Reach her at scaiola@sacbee.com or 916-321-1636. Twitter: @SammyCaiola

Claudia Buck: Public health and consumer issues. Reach her at cbuck@sacbee.com or 916-321-1968. Twitter: @Claudia_Buck

Funding for this reporting is paid, in part, by The California Endowment, a private foundation that promotes healthy communities through grants and education. All coverage decisions are made by The Bee.