Category: The Latest

Category: The Latest

MiMentor Conference a Big Success
October 4, 2014 Conferences, The Latest LPOC Organization

Latino Physicians of California co-sponsored the MiMentor Health Careers Conference held at East Los Angeles College on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Nearly 500 students attended to learn more about the

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Aguilar-Gaxiola Presents NIH Seminar on Mental Health
September 30, 2014 Newsmakers, The Latest LPOC Organization

Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, professor of clinical internal medicine and director of the UC Davis Center for Reducing Health Disparities, on Thursday, Sept. 18, presented a seminar entitled, “If You Build It, Will

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Uninsured Rates Fall for Young, Low-Income Latinos
September 30, 2014 Affordable Care Act, The Latest LPOC Organization

A new Commonwealth Fund survey shows that the Affordable Care Act is having a significant impact for many Latinos, a group that for decades has had among the highest uninsured rates

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Aguilar-Gaxiola Honored for Public Service
September 19, 2014 Awards, The Latest LPOC Organization

The National Hispanic Science Network on Drug Abuse has honored Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola, professor of internal medicine and director of the UC Davis Center for Reducing Health Disparities, with its National

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Should states require bilingual drug labels
September 3, 2014 The Latest LPOC Organization

The California State Board of Pharmacy (CSBOP) is considering new regulations that would require pharmacies throughout the state to provide translated labels on prescription drug bottles. Proponents of the change

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Covered California officials, insurance chief clash over Prop. 45
August 27, 2014 Affordable Care Act, Covered California & Medi-Cal, The Latest LPOC Organization

California’s Obamacare exchange and the state insurance commissioner are on a collision course over Proposition 45, a popular ballot measure aimed at reining in health insurance rates. Covered California officials

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