There have been numerous stories in the media this week regarding the impact of the travel ban on medicine. Some talk about doctors’ individual stories. Some talking about contributions international doctors make. Here are links to a few dozen.
  1. First and foremost is my own article for the American Health Lawyers Association. – https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/3815642/AHLA%20article%20on%20travel%20ban.pdf
  2. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/new-yorker-politics-more/id268213039?mt=2#episodeGuid=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.wnyc.org%2Fstory%2Fhow-muslim-ban-hurts-rural-health%2F
  3. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-medical-idUSKBN15H049
  4. https://wire.ama-assn.org/ama-news/travel-ban-threatens-care-access-ama-urges-clarity
  5. http://www.forbes.com/sites/brucejapsen/2017/01/29/how-trumps-travel-ban-worsens-doctor-shortage/
  6. https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/trump-immigration-ban-can-worsen-u-s-doctor-shortage-hurt-hospitals/
  7. http://wjla.com/news/nation-world/president-trumps-travel-ban-could-affect-doctor-shortage-in-us
  8. http://money.cnn.com/2017/02/02/news/economy/trump-visa-ban-doctor-shortage/
  9. http://pix11.com/2017/01/30/brooklyn-doctor-stranded-in-sudan-amid-trumps-travel-ban/
  10. http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/29/opinions/trump-ban-impact-on-health-care-vox/index.html
  11. http://www.al.com/news/index.ssf/2017/02/in_alabama_doctors_from_countr.html
  12. http://www.turnto23.com/news/local-news/bakersfield-doctor-held-at-airport-following-president-donald-trumps-travel-ban
  13. https://www.propublica.org/article/cleveland-clinic-doctor-forced-to-leave-country-after-trump-order
  14. https://www.statnews.com/2017/01/29/doctor-trump-cleveland-clinic-immigration/
  15. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-4177944/Cancer-stricken-doctor-s-family-blocked-travel-ban.html
  16. https://www.wired.com/2017/01/doctors-patients-reel-trumps-immigration-ban/
  17. http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/hospital-physician-relationships/5-physicians-affected-by-trump-s-immigration-executive-order.html
  18. https://www.statnews.com/2017/01/30/trump-immigration-ban-health-workers/
  19. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/03/nyregion/trump-ban-suha-amin-abdullah-abushamma.html
  20. http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2017/02/01/doctor-originally-blocked-from-returning-to-chicago-cleared-for-reentry/
  21. http://www.healthleadersmedia.com/physician-leaders/will-trumps-ban-cause-foreign-born-doctors-look-elsewhere
  22. https://www.bustle.com/p/why-the-travel-ban-could-be-devastating-to-americas-healthcare-industry-35246
  23. http://patch.com/new-york/bed-stuy/bed-stuy-doctor-banned-returning-brooklyn-visiting-parents
  24. http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20170204/syrian-doctor-brown-student-still-stuck-in-turkey
  25. http://www.whio.com/news/national/medical-impact-trump-travel-ban-baby-heart-surgery-halted-doctor-denied-entry-border/4ITIXrYbQSEN8rhTXtkFUN/
  26. http://www.pharmacypracticenews.com/Policy/Article/02-17/Medical-Community-Worries-About-Long-Term-Effects-of-Travel-Ban/40273
  27. http://medcitynews.com/2017/01/healthcare-industry-trump-travel-ban/
  28. https://www.yahoo.com/news/travel-ban-step-backward-7-major-us-hospitals-222905884.html
  29. http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/news/physicians-mass-general-johns-hopkins-university-pennsylvania-blast-trumps-travel-ban-step
  30. http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20170131/NEWS/170139973
  31. http://www.bostonherald.com/news/local_coverage/2017/02/med_chiefs_travel_ban_threat_to_research
  32. http://khn.org/news/trumps-immigration-ban-fuels-fear-for-some-young-doctors-whose-jobs-may-be-in-limbo/
  33. http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/news/trump-travel-ban-affects-hospital-hiring-medical-school-grads-insiders-say
  34. http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20170131/syrian-doctor-studying-at-brown-stranded-abroad-by-immigration-ban
  35. http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/hospital-physician-relationships/how-trump-s-immigration-ban-could-make-the-physician-shortage-worse.html
  36. https://www.thestar.com/news/queenspark/2017/02/03/ontario-to-help-young-patients-affected-by-trump-travel-ban.html
  37. https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2017/01/31/harvard-med-students-doctors-urge-cancellation-dana-farber-fundraiser-mar-lago/rMMHQpZb8A6clvscAY3yZO/story.html
  38. http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/hospital-physician-relationships/johns-hopkins-mayo-clinic-and-cleveland-clinic-grapple-with-aiding-international-patients-barred-from-us-entry-under-trump-s-travel-ban.html
Greg Siskind

Greg Siskind

Greg Siskind is a partner with Siskind Susser, PC - Immigration Lawyers. After graduating from Vanderbilt University, he received his law degree at the University of Chicago. He created the first immigration law web site in 1994 and the first law blog in 1997. He's written four books and currently serves on the board of governors of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. He can be reached by email at gsiskind@visalaw.com.
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