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Bobby Peña, CEO, LPOC

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Past Media Coverage

LPOC held a press conference in advance of the 2016 Conference in Los SymposiumAngeles.  The title for the event was “Creating a Movement for Change,” and our outstanding speakers shared advice for geting involved and helping to build momentum for this movement.  They also shared compelling life experiences that lead them to join themselves.

The full recording of the press conference is available by clicking HERE.

Featured speakers included:
  • Assemblyman Dr. Joaquin Arambula (Californias first Latinx physician Assemblyman)
  • Jose Alberto Arevalo, MD, FAAFP, LPOC Board Chair and Medical Director Sutter Independent Physicians
  • Sergio Aguilar Gaxiola, MD, PhD, LPOC Vice Chair, Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Director for Reducing Health Disparities, UC Davis Health
  • Silvia Diego, MD, LPOC Treasurer, Principal Officer, Family First Medical Care, APS
  • Efrain Talamantes, MD, MBA, Former Legacy Leader, LPOC, Founder, MiMentor, Associate Director, Center for Reducing Health Disparities; Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency
 
A recording of the full Conference can be found by clicking HERE.
 
Below is a sample list of the media coverage received as a result of this press conference.
 
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors
10/16/16Report: California lacking in Latino doctors despite growing population
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10/25/16San Joaquin Cries Out for More Latino Physicians
10/25/16California Necesita Urgente Médicos Latinos
10/19/16Se Necesitan Doctores Latino
10/14/16Patients Suffer From California’s Shortage of Latino Doctors, Group Says
10/17/16California Needs More Spanish-Speaking and Latino Doctors
10/14/16California Needs More Spanish-Speaking and Latino Doctors
10/19/16The Lack of Latino Doctors in California is a U.S. Problem
10/21/16En Un Estado Diverso, Médicos Latinos de California Impulsan por más de Ellos Mismos
10/27/16In a Diverse State, California’s Latino Doctors Push for More of Their Own
10/22/16California’s Latino Doctors Push for More of Their Own
10/22/16California’s Latino Doctors Push for More of Their Own
10/18/16California’s Latino Doctors Push for More of Their Own
10/14/16Survey Reveals Critical Shortage of Latino Medical Professionals
10/22/16A Community in Need: Rate of Latino Physicians Shrink, Even as Latino Population Swells
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors 
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors 
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors 
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors 
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors
10/14/16Report Finds California Lacking in Latino Doctors