08:00 – 08:45 AM Registration: Continental Breakfast Co-Sponsored by Kaiser Permanente and ExamKrackers
09:00 – 09:10 AM Welcome Address by LMSA Midwest by Co-Presidents Emma Olivera and Stacey PereiraWelcome Address by NHMA Council of Residents by John Franco, MD
09:10 – 10:00 AM Latin America Health Care System: Implications of Health Care in the U.S.Keynote Speaker – Aida L Giachello, PhD
10:00 – 10:50 AM Latinos in 2020: Where will we be? What will you do?Guest Speaker – Jorge Girotti, PhD
11:00 – 11:50 AM Workshop I
High School Neuroanatomy Demonstration (Commons)
Undergraduate Social Responsibility in Medicine (203)
Medical Student Preparing Your Success for USMLE Step 1/ Step 2/ ERAS (118)
Resident America’s Health Centers: One of the Nation’s Great Success Stories  (119)
All levels 1. Strategies for Achieving Cultural Competency (114)2. “Life, Death, and Politics in Chicago’s Public Hospitals” (209)
12:00 – 01:00 PM Networking Lunch  (Lunchroom)                  * Exhibitor Fair (12:00 — 03:00 PM)
01:00 – 02:00 PM Research Symposium                                      * Dance Presentation by Corazon Bolivia
02:00 – 02:50 PM Workshop II
High School The Paths in Medicine are Limitless (Commons)
Undergraduate 1. The Application Process (MD vs DO) (203)2. Medical Students’ Perspective to Success (118)
Medical Student 1.    Single Payer Healthcare and Physician Advocacy (210)2. Handling Financial Debt (211)
Resident Building the Next Generation of Academic Physicians Initiative (119)
03:00 – 03:50 PM Workshop III
High School The Road to College -Scholarships and More  (Commons)
Undergraduate 1. The Application Process (MD vs DO) (203)
Medical Student 1. Guest Panel of Mentors in Specialty Fields (118)2. Handling Financial Debt (211)
Resident NHMA COR: Meet and Greet Information Session (119)
All Levels Choosing a Career in Academic Medicine (114)
03:50 – 04:15 PM Addressing Health Disparities in Chicago (Closing Guest Speaker Joe G.N. Garcia, MD
04:15 – 05:00 PM Midwest Regional Business and Elections: (Commons)All Medical Students  Please Join Us in Choosing next year’s regional leadership. If you are interested in being a part of LMSA Midwest Executive Board please see position descriptions available on page  27
06:30—8:30  PM Cocktail Networking  Dinner Event Medical District Marriot Hotel *please register limited availability

Sunday March 23rd

Highschool Health and Fitness Day: IHSCA High SchoolPlease Join us in volunteering for Midwest Latino Healthcare Day (details pg.  18)


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