Category: COVID

Category: COVID

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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REMINDER: CalVaxGrant Applications Accepted Through August 13, 2021
July 28, 2021 COVID, COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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LPOC Supports Governor Newsom’s ‘Vaccination or Test’ Requirement for All State Employees & Health Care Workers
July 26, 2021 COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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‘Into the Covid ICU’: A New Doctor Bears Witness to the Isolation, Inequities of Pandemic
April 26, 2021 COVID, COVID, Diversity, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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COVID – Grief & Hope/Dolor y esperanza by Dr. Connie Casillas
April 14, 2021 COVID, COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

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 get

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Staying Safe Until It’s Your Turn to Get the Vaccine
March 11, 2021 COVID, COVID, The Latest LPOC Organization

This article and interview features LPOC Board Member Dr. James Cruz on the topic of staying healthy until vaccines are widely available.

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