Tag: Workforce Development

Tag: Workforce Development

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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Opinion: Doctors Are Infrastructure
September 9, 2021 Workforce Development LPOC Organization

Expanding and diversifying our physician pool is a necessary infrastructure investment. To do this, we must increase opportunities for all Americans to enter health professions, especially physician roles.

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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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