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NLPD 2023

Please see below for the multiple media outlets articles highlighting the National Latino/a Physician Day on October 1st, 2023.

National Latino Physician Day: a crisis sparked the origin of a national day

https://www.kevinmd.com/2023/08/national-latino-physician-day-a-crisis-sparked-the-origin-of-a-national-day.html

California dealing with massive shortage of Latino doctors, study shows

https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/south-bay/latino-doctors-shortage-california/3313654/

 

Preocupante escasez de médicos latinos en hospitales de California

https://www.telemundoareadelabahia.com/videos/videos-noticias/preocupante-escasez-de-medicos-latinos-en-hospitales-de-california/2340872/

 

Castle Connolly Releases Castle Connolly Top Hispanic & Latino Doctors 2023

https://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/news/accesswire/castle-connolly-releases-castle-connolly-top-hispanic-latino-doctors-2023

 

Pediatrician Emma Olivera named a 2023 Castle Connolly Top Hispanic & Latina Doctor

https://www.castleconnolly.com/pediatrician-emma-olivera-named-a-2023-castle-connolly-top-hispanic-latina-doctor

 

NYC Health + Hospitals Physicians Recognized by Castle Connolly as ‘2023 Top Hispanic & Latino Doctors’

https://www.nychealthandhospitals.org/pressrelease/nyc-health-hospitals-physicians-recognized-by-castle-connolly-as-2023-top-hispanic-latino-doctors/

 

Stories of the E.R.: A Journey of Latino Representation in Healthcare

https://www.zocalo.health/blog-content/stories-of-the-e-r-a-journey-of-latino-representation-in-healthcare

 

2023 Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at Stanford Medicine

https://scopeblog.stanford.edu/2023/09/14/celebrating-hispanic-heritage-month-at-stanford-medicine/

 

Univision 34: ¿Por qué se celebra el Día del Doctor Latino? Hay un mensaje de conciencia detrás de esta fecha

https://www.univision.com/local/los-angeles-kmex/por-que-se-celebra-el-dia-del-doctor-latino-hay-un-mensaje-de-conciencia-detras-de-esta-fecha-video

 

Physicians Practice: Why California needs more Latino/a physicians

https://www.physicianspractice.com/view/why-california-needs-more-latino-a-physicians

 

Telemundo48: Buscan incentivar a jóvenes latinos para que sigan carrera universitaria de medicina

https://www.telemundoareadelabahia.com/noticias/local/condado-santa-clara-medicos-latinos/2344574/

 

ABC7 News: Santa Clara Valley Healthcare doctors call for more Latine representation in industry

https://abc7news.com/santa-clara-valley-healthcare-latine-doctors-hispanic-heritage-month-national-physicians-day/13836075/

 

‘It’s More Than a DEI Issue’: Co-founders of National Latino Physician Day Discuss Meeting the Needs of a Diverse Population

https://www.castleconnolly.com/its-more-than-a-dei-issue-co-founders-of-national-latino-physician-day-discuss-meeting-the-needs-of-a-diverse-population

We Are Iowa: 'Latino health issues are everyone's health issues': Latino doctors, medical students working to increase diversity in medicine

https://www.weareiowa.com/article/news/health/des-moines-university-latino-doctors-medical-students-national-latino-latina-latinx-physician-day/524-0388a608-3e0c-4b73-81e4-f85961dc60f8

 

Congressman Dr. Ruiz and Congresswoman Dr. Caraveo Introduce Legislation to Designate October 1st as National Latino and Latina Physician Day

https://ruiz.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/congressman-dr-ruiz-and-congresswoman-dr-caraveo-introduce-legislation

 

Reps. Caraveo, Ruiz Recognize Latino Physicians with New US House Resolution

https://caraveo.house.gov/media/press-releases/reps-caraveo-ruiz-recognize-latino-physicians-new-us-house-resolution

 

H.Res.734 - Expressing support for the designation of October 1 as "National Latino and Latina Physician Day". 118th Congress (2023-2024)

https://www.congress.gov/bill/118th-congress/house-resolution/734/text?s=5&r=1

 

Valley Children’s Healthcare: Celebrating Diversity in Healthcare: National Latino/a Physicians Day

https://www.valleychildrens.org/blog/celebrating-diversity-in-healthcare-national-latinoa-physicians-day

 

CBCNews Philadelphia: Two professors in Wynnefield Heights hope to diversify the medical field ahead of National Latino Physician Day

https://www.cbsnews.com/amp/philadelphia/news/hispanic-heritage-month-national-latino-physician-day-wynnefield-heights/

 

Los Angeles County Medical Association: Addressing the Latino Physician Shortage Ahead of #NationalLatinoPhysicianDay

https://shorturl.at/wM236
 

KCBS Radio: Santa Clara Valley healthcare takes initiative to diversify the field

https://omny.fm/shows/kcbsam-on-demand/santa-clara-valley-healthcare-takes-initiative-to

 

13WREX: City of Rockford recognizes National Latino Physician Day

https://www.wrex.com/news/city-of-rockford-recognizes-national-latino-physician-day/article_82aefefa-5eea-11ee-b399-2f3e7fbbc606.html

 

CMA president issues statement in anticipation of October 1 National Latino Physician Day

https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/50302/CMA-president-issues-statement-in-anticipation-of-National-Latino-Physician-Day-on-October-1

 

CMA celebrará el Día Nacional del Médico Latino el 1 de Octubre

https://www.cmadocs.org/newsroom/news/view/ArticleId/50304/CMA-celebrar-225-el-D-237-a-Nacional-del-M-233-dico-Latino-el-1-de-Octubre

 

13WREX: Stateline Latino physicians highlight underrepresentation in the workforce

https://www.wrex.com/news/stateline-latino-physicians-highlight-underrepresentation-in-the-workforce/article_3cda7558-5ef4-11ee-afb2-5bed4dfe3831.html

 

Forward Valley: Legislators propose Latino Doctor’s Day | Forward Valley

https://euro.eseuro.com/health/1120919.html

 

University of Washington: The Huddle: Celebrating National Latino Physician Day

https://huddle.uwmedicine.org/national-latino-physician-day-2023/

 

Explore the Space Podcast Episode 327 : Michael Galvez and Cesar Padilla on National Latino Physician Day

https://www.explorethespaceshow.com/podcasting/michael-galvez-and-cesar-padilla-on-national-latino-physician-day/

 

El Programa Que Mediante la Experiencia Busca Formar a Los Médicos Hispanos del Futuro

https://www.univision.com/shows/despierta-america/el-programa-que-mediante-la-experiencia-busca-formar-a-los-medicos-hispanos-del-futuro-video

 

The Roundtable: A conversation with Des Moines Latino Doctors

https://youtu.be/cY6dSFRSQFo?si=aaaXOL8BpfVU9fiB

 

California Society of Anesthesiology: Latino Physician Day - Panel Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uu4xNM9mWko

 

WashU OBGYN celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and National Latino Day

https://obgyn.wustl.edu/washu-obgyn-celebrates-hispanic-heritage-month-and-national-latino-day/

 

Health Disparities in the Latinx Community and a Medical Student Panel

https://www.shu.edu/pre-professional-advising/news/health-disparities-in-the-latinx-community.html

 

Proponen Legisladores Día del Médico Latino

https://www.ivpressonline.com/adelantevalle/proponen-legisladores-d-a-del-m-dico-latino/article_b1caa3f6-5e54-11ee-887e-47bd9210ecd7.html

 

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society - National Latino Physician Day

https://www.alphaomegaalpha.org/elementor-46097/

 

Plastic Surgeon Launches Campaign for National Latino Physician Day Amid Latino Doctor Shortages

https://www.plasticsurgery.org/news/articles/plastic-surgeon-launches-campaign-for-national-latino-physician-day-amid-latino-doctor-shortages

 

Amplifying Latino/a Voices in Digital Health: Celebrating National Latino/a Physician Day

https://shorturl.at/imqsH

 

National Latino Physicians Day: A Group of Residents Raising Awareness About the Lack of Hispanic Doctors

https://www.wrtv.com/news/local-news/national-latino-physicians-day-a-group-of-residents-raising-awareness-about-the-lack-of-hispanic-doctors

 

Eisenhower Health: Celebrating National Latino/a Physician Day!

https://youtu.be/9eh-yZ3bLmc?si=hxT7mqSsgP4BfucT

 

National Latine Physician Day at SCVMC

https://youtu.be/6xXCUBZl2l8?si=z4O3-uG2sR5F1gli

 

National Latino Physician Day Highlights Widespread Latinx Doctor Shortage

https://www.audacy.com/podcast/kcbs-radio-on-demand-011f4/episodes/national-latino-physician-day-highlights-widespread-latinx-doctor-shortage-9cfbc

 

Bill Seeks to Increase Latino Physicians' Representation in the U.S.

https://www.latintimes.com/bill-seeks-increase-latino-physicians-representation-us-546854

Celebrating the Second Annual National Latino/a Physician’s Day!

https://salud-america.org/celebrating-the-second-annual-national-latino-a-physicians-day/

 

KCRA3: Bringing Latino representation into medicine

https://www.kcra.com/article/bringing-latino-representation-into-medicine/45395013?fbclid=IwAR1D2eo5fno60AFOOiODOO35sKcKFVX1olmnZCyJ79m6C13joRUTFY98ZvY#

 

We are Iowa: Local 5 News: Doctors, medical students talk health care equity on National Latino/Latina Physician Day

https://youtu.be/WRX593P-sFE?si=TJrPwb0O7wMnpvuI

 

We are Iowa: Iowa Latinx doctors and medical students talk health care equity on National Latino/Latina Physician Day

https://www.weareiowa.com/article/news/health/latino-latina-phyisician-day-good-morning-iowa-hispanic-heritage-month/524-4fa72414-f232-4721-a03e-9c2112bfcde7

 

Imperial Valley Press: Congressmembers, doctors Ruiz, Caraveo introduce legislation to designate October 1 National Latino and Latina Physician Day

https://www.ivpressonline.com/news/congressmembers-doctors-ruiz-caraveo-introduce-legislation-to-designate-october-1-national-latino-and-latina-physician/article_3ac2d8f0-5e2c-11ee-baa8-cfdbf0bb571c.html

 

UC Irvine: Dr. José Mayorga Reflects on National Latino Physicians Day

https://www.linkedin.com/posts/uci-health-physicians_dr-jos%C3%A9-mayorga-reflects-on-national-latino-activity-7115463305514651649-7fgS?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop

 

UW Medicine: Celebrating National Latino Physician Day

https://mednews.uw.edu/news/latino-physician-day

 

UCLA Univision Interview with Dr. Juan José Andino

https://vimeo.com/868424386/55def959dd

 

UC Riverside: Uniendo Culturas: Desafíos y Soluciones en la Salud Latina

https://youtu.be/VZMwXgohNhQ?si=kA4aqDgdOCzrsw2R

 

Telemundo48: Comunidad del Valle - Llamado urgente: Se necesitan más médicos que sean latinos, parte 1

https://www.telemundoareadelabahia.com/especiales/comunidad-del-valle/llamado-urgente-se-necesitan-mas-medicos-que-sean-latinos-parte-1/2347313/

 

Telemundo48: Comunidad del Valle - Llamado urgente: Se necesitan más médicos que sean latinos, parte 2

https://www.telemundoareadelabahia.com/especiales/comunidad-del-valle/llamado-urgente-se-necesitan-mas-medicos-que-sean-latinos-parte-2/2347317/

 

Why increasing the number of Latino physicians is so important for California

https://calmatters.org/commentary/2023/10/number-latino-physicians-important-california/?utm_medium=email

 

AAMC: Viewpoints: "6% is not enough" by Norma Poll-Hunter, PhD

https://www.aamc.org/news/6-not-enough

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