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.
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National Hispanic Medical Association is recruiting their 2022 class of Leadership Fellows and the deadline for applying is January 31, 2022.Read More
Two decades worth of research points to a formidable link between our earliest life experiences and our health in old age. Scientists have associated a childhood spent in poverty, for example, with a variety of medical conditions at age 50 and older.Read More
Join Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science and The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles for a series of conversations surrounding the COVID-19 vaccines. These gatherings will take place each Saturday from 10-11:00 a.m. via Zoom, beginning on October 30th.Read More
The Office of the California Surgeon General today applauded Governor Newsom and the Legislature for the enactment of SB 428, the ACEs Equity Act, which will significantly expand coverage for Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) screening.Read More
Resiliency, to summarize, is the ability to bounce back from difficult circumstances. People living with mental health challenges often have high resilience to the opposition because they have grown resilient through trial by fire.
This piece will focus on what is going on in the brain with resiliency and perhaps a few suggestions on how we can help our brains form it.Read More