The equine veterinary field in the US and Canada is even less racially diverse than the broader veterinary profession, writes equine veterinarian Jean-Yin Tan. Minority students face barriers, discrimination and a lack of control over their acceptance in the workplace, Tan writes, but barriers can be overcome with the help of strong mentors, says veterinarian Nadia Saklou.
Strong mentors help boost diversity in veterinary field
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