Kern clinic wants, needs doctor - but disability creating roadblocks with state

By Emily Hagedorn, The Bakersfield Californian

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - 08/14/2008 --

Dr. John Melville, who has cerebral palsy, is having trouble getting the license he needs to practice medicine in California despite a job offer from Bakersfield-based Clinica Sierra Vista. The article includes quotes from Brenda Premo, MBA, Director of the Center for Disabilities Issues and the Health Professions at Western University of Health Sciences. Read the full article >>

(To learn more about this news article please contact Public Affairs Department)
Go Back