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.
The “essential workers” picking American’s food are facing fires, heat waves, and the pandemic, all at once.Read More
Edgar Velázquez has taken an unconventional route to medical school.
His story begins in Mexico, where a ruined economy forced his parents to flee their beloved colonial hometown and move to the United States, leaving their children behind.Read More
BY KRISTIAN HERNANDEZ APRIL 30, 2020 06:00 AM, UPDATED APRIL 30, 2020 06:00 AM With the last $50 in his pocket, Victor walked around downtown Fort Worth earlier this weekRead More
#Health4All Advocates Commend Governor Newsom’s Pledge to Work to Provide Health Care to All California Seniors
Sacramento, CA – Immigrant rights and health care advocates are praising an agreement by Governor Newsom to continue working on key next steps towards #Health4All next year. Earlier today, Senator Maria Elena Durazo, author of SB 29 which extends Medi-Cal to undocumented adults age 65 and over, announced an agreement with the Governor to continue to work toward extending health care to this population next year.Read More