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Welcome Back Center in the news


New Welcome Back Center to open

August 19, 2014 ~ New Welcome Back Center to open in Philadelphia

The New York Times

August 11, 2013 ~ Path to United States Practice is Long Slog to Foreign Doctors

Knoxville News-Sentinel

Nov 26, 2012 ~ Focus: Bridging immigrant assets, community needs



January 3, 2012 ~ Immigrants Hope To Resume Health Care Work In US

Migration Policy Institute Award

May 2011 - Welcome Back Initiative winner of the 2011 E Pluribus Unum award.
Watch the 6 minute video or visit the MPI websiteto learn more about the award and Welcome Back. 

Bursst for Prosperity

Tokunbo Photo"Tokunbo credits the Welcome Back Center with helping him obtain his current employment as a medical assistant, as well as providing educational support as he works toward his U.S. medical credentials."   Read more of this story.

Seattle Times
Ismael Nana photo

 "The Puget Sound Welcome Back Center at Highline helps them identify the additional training they need and how best to get it. It was planned in partnership with the California Welcome Back Initiative, which started in San Francisco in 2001 ( and provides a model for this type of work, with centers now in four states." - Lornet Turnbull,2008   Read more of this story. 

San Francisco State University

"The Welcome Back Center is a model for positive change and deserves this recognition not only for its innovation and creativity, but for the dramatic effect it has had on the lives of both the medical professionals involved and the people they serve." -San Francisco State President Robert A. Corrigan

Thunderword at Highline Community College

October 31, 2008
New Center Offers hope to Foreign Professionals
By Sidney Pacampara, Staff Reporter ~ Note: See page 3
Grand Opening of WBC in 2008

November 13, 2008
Students Draw Experience From Veins
By Grace Dewitt, Staff Reporter ~ Note: See page 1
Kris Mason

February 2009
Center Offers Prescription for Better English
By Yun Hwang, Staff Reporter ~ Note: See page 11
Kris Mason 2009

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