Category: The Latest

Category: The Latest

LPOC’s Board of Directors Retreat
October 23, 2014 Conferences, The Latest LPOC Organization

The Latino Physicians of California’s Board of Directors convened in Marina del Rey, Calif., for a productive two-day retreat on Oct. 17-18, 2014. During the dinner discussion in Santa Monica

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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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