Readings of Interest

“A Glass Ceiling for Asian Scientists?” Jeffrey Mervis, Science 2005 310: 606-607, October 28th issue

Confronting Critical Health Issues of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans. Edited by Nolan W.S. Zane, David T. Takeuchi, and Kathleen N.J. Young.

Arthur Chen, Peter Ng, Peter Sam, Don Ng, Denise Abe, Rosalind Ott, Wally Lim, Sue Chan, and Winston Wong. “Special Health Problems of Asians and Pacific Islanders.”

Clinical Preventative Medicine. Mosby-Year Book, Inc. 1993.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Journal of Health (AAPIJH): Please encourage your institution’s libraries to subscribe to the AAPIJH. Dr. Moon Chen is the editor and can be reached at: 5525 Corey Swirl Drive, Dublin, OH 43017-3057. (614) 766-5219.

Gang Xu, J. Jon Veloski, Mohammadreza Hojat, Joseph Gonnella, and Benjamin Bacharach.

“Longitudinal Comparison of the Academic Performances of Asian-American and White Medical Students” Academic Medicine, vol. 68, number 1, 1993, pages 82-86.

David Babbott, Dewitt Baldwin, Charles Killian, and Sheila O’Leary Weaver. “Racial-Ethnic Background and Specialty Choice: A Study of US Medical School Graduates in 1987.” Academic Medicine, vol. 64, number 10, 1989, pages 595-9.

Beth Dawson, Carolyn Iwamoto, Linette Ross, Ronald Nungester, Dabid Swanson, and Robert Volle. “Performance on the National Board of Medical Examiners Part I Examination by Men and Women of Different Race and Ethnicity.” JAMA, vol. 272, number 9, 1994, page 674-9.

Enas Enas and Jawahar Mehta. “Malignant Coronary Artery Disease in Young Asian Indians: Thoughts on pathogenesis, Prevention, and Therapy.” Clinical Cardiology, vol. 18, 1995, pages 131-5.