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[Medical School Ready]: Mentor Advisor Workshop – Los Angeles

September 8, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

The Latino Physicians of California (LPOC) and MiMentor present:

The Mentor Advisor Workshop: Latino Physician Shortage 


MSR: MAW - Los Angeles

The Latino Physicians of California and MiMentor present The Mentor Advisor Workshop: Latino Physician Shortage 

Purpose: Train mentors to help disadvantage students successfully apply to medical school.


**Priority for Physicians**


Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.



Dr. Lisa Montes-Tan, Kaiser Permanente

  • Introduction
  • Timekeeper

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM – Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM – Dr. David Hayes-Bautista

Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

-Topic: The Latino Physician Shortage

-Data on the Latino physician shortage and how it affects patient care and worsens health disparities

-Importance of culture and language



10:15 AM to 11:15 AM – Dr. Efrain Talamantes

-Topic: Importance of Mentorship

-Data on the importance of mentorship

-MiMentor data and app

-Qualities of a good mentor/resources

-How to mentor DACA students and at-risk students


11:30 AM to 12:30 AM – Dr. Margarita Loeza, CMIO at Venice Family Clinic, Family Medicine

-Topic: Medical School Admission Requirements for Disadvantaged Students

-GPA and MCAT requirements and application process

-Describe MSR series and how to apply


12:30 PM to 2:00 PM – Lunch


12:30 PM to 2:00 PM – Dr. Consuelo “Connie” Casillas, Family Medicine, Kaiser Permanente

-Discussion, next steps, solutions

-Pre- and Post- CME surveys


If you have any questions, please email: latino.physicians@gmail.com.

Please visit our websites: www.latinophysiciansofca.org OR mimentor.org.


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September 8, 2018
8:30 am - 2:00 pm


AltaMed Headquarters
2040 Camfield Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90042 United States