Welcome Back Center in the News

  • September 2013
    Reuters:U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez in his first major Speech- Welcome Center of Suburban Maryland: “A program that could be implemented on a National level”
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  • August 2013
    The Afternoon shift, Chicago National Public Radio (NPR) WBEZ’s 91.5 FM: Dr. José Ramón Fernández-Peña, Director of the Welcome Back Initiative: “American Communities Can Benefit from International Talent”
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  • August 2013
    New York Times: Dr. José Ramón Fernández-Peña, Director of the Welcome Back Initiative: “The WBI has worked with about 4,600 Physicians in its Centers around the Country”
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  • November 2011
    On-line publication All Healthcare Jobs: Initiatives Are Bringing More Latinos into Healthcare
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  • February 2011
    Washington Hispanic: A Challenge That Is Worth Taking
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  • January 2011
    Washington Hispanic: A New Opportunity
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  • October 30, 2008
    Inside Higher Ed: Strangers in a Familiar Profession
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  • April 2010
    Montgomery Country Press Office: Leggett Joins Maryland Secretary of Labor Sanchez to Launch Suburban Maryland Welcome Back Center
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  • July 2008
    Nursing Spectrum: Latino RNs Back at the Bedside
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  • October 2008
    Gazette: Hospitals look to immigrants to ease state nursing shortage
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