HSHPS organizes programs, events, fundraisers, and opportunities addressing the mounting public health issue of providing quality and culturally competent healthcare to Hispanics living in the U.S.


In collaboration with the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), HSHPS is presenting a new webinar series titled: Promising Practices to Improve Hispanic Health. This series is designed to promote increased awareness, foster discussion, and catalyze further research among health professions faculty on promising practices to advance Hispanic health. Please see the links below for webinar dates and details. 

Webinar #1 - April 24, 2018
The State of Hispanic Health and Implications for the Future

The first webinar in the series provided a foundation for upcoming presentations by introducing the current status of health in Hispanic communities. National leaders in this field discussed the unique challenges facing Hispanic communities, current local and national public health efforts to address these challenges, and identify existing approaches within academic medicine to advance Hispanic health in the United States.

The moderator was Malika Fair, MD, MPH, FACEP, Senior Director, Health Equity Partnerships & Programs, Association of American Medical Colleges. Panelists included: David Acosta, MD, FAACP, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges; Kenneth L. Dominguez, MD, MPH, CDC, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, TB Prevention, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention; Kyriakos Markides, PhD, Annie & John Gnitzinger Distinguished, Professor of Aging Studies, Editor of Journal of Aging and Health, Dept. of Preventive Medicine and Community Health. 

The webinar recording is made available by AAMC, to listen and watch the recording, please click here

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