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September 2005 Blog Posts (24)

Journal of the National Medical Association Announces LatinoMed Journal

JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL MEDICAL ASSOCIATION VOL. 97, NO. 8, AUGUST 2005 - New Journal Focuses on Latino Health Issues: Latino medical professionals and colleagues treating Latino patients will have a new resource in September, when Latino MED Journal launches.



“Being a Latino physician myself and working with this underserved population, it was clear that there was a lack of care or Hispanic perspective,” said Robert A. Beltran, MD, president of the Latino Med Policy Institute in… Continue

Added by NSHP Editor on September 5, 2005 at 10:56pm — No Comments

What is a Refugee?

Defining Refugees - by: drcalderon@sbcglobal.net - 09/02/05



Taking offense of the use of the word refugee to describe the migration rather than immigration of an entire population because of natural disaster in the US demonstrates to this doctor, educator and researcher that US lawmakers need to be better informed.



By virtue of the fact that an entire population is displaced from their traditional homes, are homeless, are sick and dying, are at risk for disease in the… Continue

Added by NSHP Editor on September 3, 2005 at 4:42am — No Comments

7 Hispanic youths win McDonald's scholarships

Seven recent Western Massachusetts high school graduates have received $2,500 scholarships from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts Hispanic American Commitment to Education Resources Scholarship Program.



In celebration of the program's 10th year, the two organizations doubled the number of scholarships available this year to 20 and awarded a total of $50,000. The program is also supported by the Connecticut and Western Massachusetts McDonald's… Continue

Added by NSHP Editor on September 2, 2005 at 2:43pm — No Comments

King Drew Medical Center- Where are the Physicians?- Medscape 9/01/05

Presently, the survival of one of the few minority academic medical centers in the United States is in peril. A systematic and progressive dismantling of inpatient hospital services at the King/Drew Medical Center has received national attention. A report by the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, released on August 5, 2005, recommends the closure of obstetrics, pediatrics, and neonatology at the medical center that follows closure of its trauma center in March… Continue

Added by NSHP Editor on September 1, 2005 at 10:11pm — No Comments

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