"Black Doctors Matter because we bring a cultural lens to the dialogue of our professions. We have been marginalized out of import conversations historically, and decisions made on our behalf. Black Doctors Matter because it is time for a new direction, a new definition of what it means to be great and to serve and inspire our communities."
“Black Doctors show the world that people of color are at the forefront of societal advancement. Contrary to what we see in the media, black people are the pioneers in every field, from literature to medicine to engineering” Dr. Santiago.
"A former professional athlete and the first African American Eagle Scout of Malverne New York, Dr. Lee felt he was accomplished but still had a desire for more.."
"I finished undergrad with a less than stellar GPA. I was told I would never get into any graduate program, let alone a professional school with my grades. I didn’t let this deter me..... I raised my GPA... and got into every pharmacy program that I applied to."