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.
[Medical School Ready]: Mentor Advisor Workshop – Bakersfield
The Latino Physicians of California and MiMentor present:
The Mentor Advisor Workshop: Latino Physician Shortage
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 Montes, Kaiser 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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