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.
Discussion addressing cultural disparities by finding solutions that allow providers the flexibility of addressing inequalities and help them to provide services the are both Culturally and Linguistically relevant for communities of colorRead More
LPOC presents 2021 Summit – Rising To The Need & Challenge: Growing a More Diverse Health Care Workforce
Join representatives from Latinx Physicians of California, Alliance in Mentorship/MíMentor and the Latino Medical Student Association for a vital discussion on the future of California’s health care workforce, growing diversity and creating a stronger pipeline through college and medical school.Read More
Join us as ACEs Connection’s Race & Equity workgroup reconvenes to discuss ACEs Connection’s internal processes to address racism, racial trauma and civil unrest. We will discuss what we, as a nation and as an organization, get wrong about diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). Discussions will include racial trauma, historical trauma and healing centered practices.Read More
As part of Global Diversity Awareness Month, the UC Davis School Of Medicine is hosting a virtual address and Q&A via Facebook Live Program includes Keynote Address: Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D., President & Dean Morehouse School of Medicine followed by Q&A with UC Davis Chancellor Gary S. May & UC Davis School of Medicine Dean Allison BrashearRead More
Edgar Velázquez has taken an unconventional route to medical school.
His story begins in Mexico, where a ruined economy forced his parents to flee their beloved colonial hometown and move to the United States, leaving their children behind.Read More