The Biden administration launched an investigation into a University of Florida College of Medicine- Jacksonville program for possible civil rights violations, according to a letter obtained by Manhattan Institute Senior Fellow Christopher Rufo.
The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) opened the investigation on Monday after medical watchdog Do No Harm Senior Fellow Mark Perry filed a complaint against the Department of Pediatrics Visiting Elective Scholars Program in October 2022, according to the letter. The complaint accused the program of violating Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits race-based discrimination, because it is only accessible to “underrepresented” students.
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