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.
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
As California continues its efforts to vaccinate all eligible residents against COVID-19, the state is creating new support for community-based physicians to help our state reach its vaccination goals.
The CalVaxGrant is a new program administered by Physicians for a Healthy California (PHC) that will offer grant funding for physician practices. Organizations may receive up to $55,000 to support vaccination efforts.Read More
LPOC Supports Governor Newsom’s ‘Vaccination or Test’ Requirement for All State Employees & Health Care Workers
The Latinx Physicians of California supports Governor Newsom’s expansion of vaccination and testing of all public employees and health care personnel in California. The health care workforce, in particular, needs to lead by example in confronting the resurgence of this new wave.Read More
KHN reporter Jenny Gold, in collaboration with Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, spent eight months following one first-year medical resident working on the front lines of the pandemic.Read More
Click on the image below and listen to Dr. Connie Casillas talk about the grief surrounding COVID, and the hope felt because of the vaccine, and urging people to getRead More