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Ponn P. Mahayosnand, MPH, and Sheilamae Ablay, PhD, are Research Scholars; both at the Ronin Institute for Independent Scholarship, Montclair, NJ. Lavezza Zanders is a Student, School of Medicine, International University of Health Sciences, St. Kitts, West Indies. Z. M. Sabra and D. M. Sabra are Students, Faculty of Medicine, Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza Strip. Saman Essa is a Student, Department of Psychological, Health, and Learning Sciences, College of Education, University of Houston, Houston, TX. Samiha Ahmed is a Student, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD. Diana Mora Bermejo is a Student, Department of Health, Policy, and Management and Department of Global Studies, Providence College, Providence, RI. Maryam Funmilayo, MA, is a Student, Department of Health and Kinesiology, College of Education and Health, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.
Within higher education, underrepresented students continue to face inequalities and discrimination, with unique challenges surfacing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Mentoring through formal or informal channels is one way to offer assistance to such students. During COVID-19 lockdowns, as classes and work moved online, mentoring also transitioned online. Read More