Doctors With Disabilities Push For Culture Change In Medicine

Feranmi Okanlami, a doctor at Michigan Medicine, became partially paralyzed after an accident in 2013, during his medical residency.

Disabled Americans working in medicine are speaking up about their role in the profession. Not only can they perform the work of doctors but they offer a level of empathy others may lack.

(Image credit: Courtesy of Jina Sawani/University of Michigan)