Empowering Latinx physicians, medical professionals and medical students through education, advocacy & health policy to support their efforts to eliminate health disparity, promote and optimize health and the quality of life for Latinx in California.
ACEs AwareRead more
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2021 Summit: Forum on CA's Future Health Care WorkforceRead more
Join representatives from LPOC, MíMentor and the Latino Medical Student Association for this vital discussion on the future of California’s health care workforce, growing diversity and creating a stronger pipeline through college and medical school.Read More
Read this inspiring story of a man working to regain his health and strength following COVID-19, and the Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center in Downey, CA, which has a program specifically designed for patients suffering the symptoms that come in the wake of COVID.Read More
Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, M.D., Ph.D., currently serves as the Vice President of the Latinx Physicians of California’s Board of Directors. Currently at UC Davis School of Medicine, he wears many hats, including Professor of Clinical Medicine; Director, Center for Reducing Health Disparities; and Director, Community Engagement, Clinical Translational Science Center.Read More
The nation has lost sight of the fact that while this pandemic is affecting every community, it is not affecting every community the same. Black, Latino and Native Americans — many of whom are front-line essential workers — are being infected, hospitalized and dying at rates that far surpass their proportions of the population.Read More