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2010 census shows america's diversity the two smallest alone-or-in-combination categories were american indian and alaska native (52 million) and native hawaiian and other pacific islander (12 million). Enriching medicine through diversity african american and native american under-represented minority (urm) diversity/cultural competency case studies engage people in various issues related to diversity and cultural competency.
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