Elkins, West Virginia is a small, deeply conservative Appalachian town, predominantly “white and rural.” PRI declares it “Trump country.” But Dr. Chalak Berzingi has found the folks of Elkins, well, … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
Dr. Nasser Kurdy is a British Muslim orthopedic surgeon who was one of the doctors that treated the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing last May. Sadly, the doctor has found himself a victim of … [Read more...]
Sara Rahman is a medical student at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut. In this op-ed for the Washington Post, she writes about a difficult patient who, … [Read more...]
So take this factoid in -- about a quarter of all doctors in America are foreign-born which means they have had to secure a J-1 visa. A J-1 is a non-immigrant exchange visa conditioned on an … [Read more...]
Of the 35,000 children monitored by the Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services, there are approximately 600 children with severe medical needs in dire need of foster parents. “If … [Read more...]
Dr. Ayaz Virji is a prominent citizen of Dawson, a small rural farm town in Minnesota. At 42, he’s happily married to his wife Musarrat and together they have three children. Born in Kenya, Ayaz is of … [Read more...]
In this op-ed for The Guardian, Dr. Mohamed Ismail Aly shares his perspective as a surgeon the night of the Manchester explosion at the Ariana Grande concert which killed 22 people, and injured many … [Read more...]
Dr. Mounzer Kassab is an associate professor at Michigan State University’s Department of Neurology and a physician at Sparrow Hospital whose specialty is stroke. Last year, he got an emergency call … [Read more...]
Dr. Rashid Chotani is an expert in a wide range of medical fields from epidemiology to biodefense, and says his late father, Dr. Abdulrehman Chotani, inspired him to help others. His father spent more … [Read more...]