Tag: diversity

Tag: diversity

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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The Intersection of Social Justice, Health & Well-being
October 8, 2020 LPOC Organization

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 Brashear

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Meet Dreamer Edgar Velázquez – Navigating Daunting Challenges On Way To Med School
August 27, 2020 Diversity, Immigrants, Students, The Latest LPOC Organization

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.

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