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Will I make a difference? Practical pointers for trainees interested in global radiology

  • Joseph A. Adedigba
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    Corresponding author at: 204 South Saratoga Street, Apt #427, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA.
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    Department of Internal Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
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  • Geraldine B. McGinty
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    Department of Radiology, Weill Cornell Medicine, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA

    Department of Population Science, Weill Cornell Medicine, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
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      Highlights

      • What is the specific problem you are trying to solve?
      • What are the needs, culture, norms of the community in which you plan to work?
      • Will your intervention make a long-term impact?

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