Author: LPOC Organization

Author: LPOC Organization

ACEs: Childhood Residue in the Aging Body
November 3, 2021 ACEs Aware, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Conversations
October 20, 2021 COVID, COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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New ACEs Equity Act Significantly Expands Access to ACE Screening in California
October 14, 2021 ACEs Aware, Legislation, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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Growing and Fostering a Resilient Brain
September 24, 2021 ACEs Aware LPOC Organization

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.

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NHSC Students to Service Loan Repayment Program – Applications Accepted Thru November 4th
September 14, 2021 The Latest LPOC Organization

The Health Resources & Services Administration’s (HRSA’s) National Health Service Corps (NHSC)
application cycle for the 2022 Students to Service Loan Repayment Program (S2S LRP) opened on August 31, 2021 and closes on November 4, 2021.

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Opinion: Doctors Are Infrastructure
September 9, 2021 Workforce Development LPOC Organization

Expanding and diversifying our physician pool is a necessary infrastructure investment. To do this, we must increase opportunities for all Americans to enter health professions, especially physician roles.

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