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The coronavirus pandemic has affected everyone — but not equally, with low-wage workers and... more »
posted 05/22/20
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Kern's physicians come from many far-flung corners of the globe. Dr. Carlo Amazona originally from the Philippines shares how his experience growing up with no doctor made him becoming one.

Dr. Elyzabat Tadros shares her journey to become a doctor from her native Sudan to her current home in Bakersfield.

Kern's physicians come from many far-flung corners of the globe. This piece takes a look at several compelling personal journeys.

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Recently signed legislation capped a big year for efforts to combat a regional disease long... more »