Wanted to make sure everyone in the Consortium saw this op-ed from Latino Coalition for a Health California's Chad Silva that ran in Capitol Weekly. Please share it widely and feel free to use it as a resource or entry-point to talk about the importance of cultural competency.
Added by Tamara Murray on May 5, 2011 at 10:31am — No Comments
The fact that males of color are underrepresented in health professions is an ever pervasive message that those of us involved in pipeline programs and health workforce diversity efforts hear and feel concerned about day in and day out. It is something we are reminded of as we evaluate our program demographics, only to see 10% to 20% of students are African American or Latino males; and yet these are primary subgroups we aim to serve.
In 2009, the Alameda County Health…Continue
Added by Alameda County Health Pipeline on January 18, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments
Added by Erin Hart on May 12, 2010 at 3:56pm — No Comments