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|BlackDoctor.org and The National Medical Association Partner To Impact The Lives of Millions|
|Written by BlackNews.com|
|Thursday, 23 June 2011|
Chicago, IL (June 16, 2011) -- BlackDoctor.org (BDO), the leading online health destination for African Americans, has teamed up with the premiere medical organization for African American physicians, the National Medical Association (NMA), to provide greater access to culturally relevant and culturally accurate health information for the Black community.
"This partnership is a powerful step in the right direction," says Reginald Ware, BDO CEO and Founder. "Our platform will enable NMA physicians to speak directly to Black consumers in a trusted environment, and will provide our users with a wider selection of doctor specialties to choose from within BDO's free doctor search tool."
This exciting partnership will:
The brand new BDO Professional website will be unveiled at the annual 2011 NMA Convention and Scientific Assembly, which will be held in Washington, DC on July 23- 27th.
"What this partnership means for patients and consumers is greater access to the culturally relevant tools that BDO has been providing for years," says Dr. Leonard Weather Jr., NMA President. "Together, BDO and the NMA will work to increase health awareness and decrease health disparities."