Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month October 2015


National Hispanic Heritage Month, the period each year from mid-September to Mid-October celebrates Hispanic culture and heritage, and recognizes Hispanic Americans’ many  contributions to the U.S.  NHMA plays a nationally unique role in providing health information for Hispanic audiences through it’s Annual Conference and it’s Regional Health Forums. 

Established in 1994 in Washington, DC, the National Hispanic Medical Association is a non-profit association representing the interests of 50,000 licensed Hispanic physicians in the United States.
The mission of the organization is to empower Hispanic physicians to lead efforts to improve the health of Hispanic and other underserved populations in collaboration with Hispanic state medical societies, residents, and medical students, and other public and private sector partners.
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National Hispanic Medical Association

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month 2017, the National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) is hosting six Regional Policy forums and all are invited by NHMA. Therefore,  share  this information, with your colleagues, and join Elena Rios, MD, Founder and President of NHMA, Judith Flores, MD, Board of Directors, Region Coordinators and the other  Speakers and Sponsors:

DC Metro Regional Policy Forum

George Washington University, Science and Engineering Hall on September 11, 2017

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Northeast Regional Policy Forum

New York Academy of Medicine on October 5,

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West Regional Policy Forum

University of Southern California Caruso Center on September 19, 2017

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Southeast Regional Policy Forum

Emory Conference Center Hotel on October 18, 2017

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Southwest Regional Forum

Courtyard San Antonio Riverwalk on October 26, 2017

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Midwest Regional Policy Forum

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center on November 11, 2017

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Please join us for these interactive discussions on Hispanic healthcare policies and networking reception with health professionals, community business leaders, and advocates.

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NHMA is a nonprofit association with the mission to improve the health of Hispanics and other underserved. Join as a Premier Member today.


Remember the Health Power motto: Knowledge + Action = Power! 

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