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2019 NEPO Summit Featured Speaker: Assemblyman Dr. Joaquin Arambula

The CMA is pleased to announce that Assemblyman and physician Joaquin Arambula, M.D., will be a featured speaker at the 2019 Network of Ethnic Physician Organizations (NEPO) Summit, held August 23-24 at the Westin Pasadena. Dr. Arambula is the first Latino physician elected to the California State Assembly, representing AD-31 in the Central Valley. Dr. Arambula’s experiences as an emergency room doctor in Fresno County forged his determination to improve health care for all people, especially the most vulnerable. Arambula believes health care is a fundamental human right. Since his election, he has been a forceful advocate in addressing the dire shortage of doctors and other health care professionals in the Central Valley,

Early-Bird Registration Extended

Please join us to learn more about Standing Up for Health Care in California! Register early and save! Early bird registration has been extended through the end of July ($75 for medical students and $299 for all others). After that, registration goes up to $100 and $399, respectively.

The two-day summit is an innovative educational event for physicians, public health professionals, advocates and community leaders that offers policy and best practices for reducing health disparities, building diversity in the workforce and increasing cultural competency in clinical care. 

Hotel Information

NEPO room block reservations for Friday, Aug. 23, can be made at the discounted price of $177 by clicking here. We have also set up a small block for Thursday, Aug. 22, for the discounted price of $379. To reserve your room for Aug. 22 please call (626) 304-1403. 

Stay tuned for more information on this year's agenda and speakers!

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