Miller – Lawrence Board Member Oliver T. Brooks M.D. sworn in as National Medical Association‘s 2019–2020 President 

Dr. Brooks received his undergraduate degree in biology from Morehouse College, graduating in three years, where he received the Frederick E. Mapp Award for excellence in biology. He received his medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine, where he was a summer instructor in biochemistry. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital-Oakland, where he practiced for 4 years before accepting a position at Watts Healthcare Corporation. Read More


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Miller-Lawrence Medical & Dental Society has awarded over $220,000 in scholarships.

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