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Promising Practices to Improve Hispanic Health

Collaborative interprofessional forum to discuss advancement of Hispanic health

In collaboration with Hispanic Serving Health Professions Schools (HSHPS), the Association of American Medical Colleges 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.

Webinar #1: The State of Hispanic Health and Implications for the Future

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The first webinar in this series will provide a foundation for upcoming presentations by introducing the current status of health in Hispanic communities. National leaders in this field will discuss 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.

Moderated by:

Malika Fair, MD, MPH, FACEP 
Senior Director, Health Equity Partnerships & Programs
Association of American Medical Colleges

Panelists:

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

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