In this Dec. 21, 2010 photo, a proof copy of the book, "Seeing Patients," rests on Harvard Medical School professor Augustus White's desk in Boston. White's memoir calls for more diversity in the medical field and an end to health care disparities. (AP Photo/Chitose Suzuki)

Photo by: Chitose Suzuki

In this Dec. 21, 2010 photo, a proof copy of the book, "Seeing Patients," rests on Harvard Medical School professor Augustus White's desk in Boston. White's memoir calls for more diversity in the medical field and an end to health care disparities. (AP Photo/Chitose Suzuki)