[Medical School Ready]: Mentor Advisor Workshop – Bakersfield
July 6, 2018 No Comments The Latest LPOC Organization

The Latino Physicians of California and MiMentor present:

 The Mentor Advisor Workshop: Latino Physician Shortage 

[MSR] MAW - Bakersfield


The Latino Physicians of California and MiMentor present The Mentor Advisor Workshop: Latino Physician Shortage 

Purpose: Train mentors to help disadvantage students successfully apply to medical school.


**Priority for Physicians**

Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.


Introductions: Dr. Connie Casillas



8:30 AM to 9:00 AM – Breakfast


9:00 AM to 10:00 AM – Dr. Lisa MontesKaiser Permanente, Pediatrics

-Topic: The Latino Physician Shortage

-Data on the Latino physician shortage and how it affects patient care and worsens health disparity

-Importance of culture and language


10:15 AM to 11:15 AM – Dr. Efrain Talamantes

-Topic: Importance of Mentorship

-Data on the importance of mentorship

-MiMentor data and app

-Qualities of a good mentor/resources

-How to mentor DACA students and at-risk students


11:30 AM to 12:30 AM – Dr. Margarita Loeza, CMIO at Venice Family Clinic, Family Medicine

-Topic: Medical School Admission Requirements for Disadvantaged Students

-GPA and MCAT requirements and application process

-Describe MSR series and how to apply


12:30 PM to 2:00 PM – Lunch


12:30 PM to 2:00 PM – Dr. Consuelo “Connie” Casillas, Family Medicine, Kaiser Permanente

-Discussion, next steps, solutions

-Pre- and Post- CME surveys


If you have any questions, please email: latino.physicians@gmail.com.

Please visit our websites: www.latinophysiciansofca.org OR mimentor.org.


For a FREE ticket, please click HERE

or visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lpoc-and-aim-mentor-workshop-bakersfield-ca-tickets-46898162667


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