Tag: diversity

Tag: diversity

Strategies to Diversify the Health Care Workforce
June 7, 2022 LPOC Organization

Join experts from the Urban Institute and the medical and nursing fields to discuss the disproportionately low number of Black/African American and Hispanic/Latinx physicians and nurses, as well as strategies, policies, and practices that can help address this issue.

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Diversifying the Health Care Workforce: Providers & Students Share Stories of Triumph & Struggle
June 7, 2022 The Latest, Workforce Development LPOC Organization

Diversifying the health care workforce is key to achieving health equity. California Health Care Foundation has released a video sharing stories from two providers, a medical student, and a nursing student about the obstacles they have encountered in their training and professions, as well as their ideas for attracting and retaining Black and Latinx people in medicine and nursing.

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MEDPEP Pre-Health Conference
September 14, 2021 LPOC Organization

The UCLA Medical Preparation and Education Pipeline program Médicos, Enfermeros, y Dentistas Para El Pueblo (MEDPEP) is designed to support low-income Latino and other underrepresented minority (URM) students through their community college

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Multicultural Mental Health Summit – Healing Our Communities: Equity, Inclusion & Wellness
August 11, 2021 LPOC Organization

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 color

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LPOC presents 2021 Summit – Rising To The Need & Challenge: Growing a More Diverse Health Care Workforce
February 23, 2021 LPOC Organization

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.

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Race & Equity: A Better Normal
February 8, 2021 LPOC Organization

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.

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