Nov 03, 2023
Marty Pops, M.D - Affirmative Action. (MP)
A new and old look at affirmative action for admission to medical school

Dr. Pops chaired  the committee on admissions at the UCLA school of medicine during the original challenge to affirmative action in the 1970s. He now compares the present pending supreme court  decision to do away completely with affirmative action in higher education( U.North Carolina, Harvard )

Here is a brief bio:

Education: UCLA BA

                  University Of Chicago School of Medicine M.D.

                  Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine, UCLA

Appointments: Assistant Professor; Associate Professor; Professor of Medicine UCLA School Of Medicine (Division of gastroenterology)

                          Dean of Students, UCLA School Of Medicine

                         Chairman Medical School Admissions Committee

Honors and Awards: Fellow, American College of Physicians (FACP)

                                     Golden Apple Award for Teaching, UCLA

Research: Numerous papers on gastroenterology, and medical education

National Office: Chair Committee on Student Affairs; American Association of Medical Colleges

Member of numerous accreditation committees; Liaison Committee for medical education (LCME) with visits to U.S. and foreign schools

Visiting Professor to various medical schools U.S. and abroad including Harvard, Oregon, Hawaii, Israel, Italy, Germany, Kuwait Pennsylvania