Past Events

♦ ♦ ♦ Past NHMA Regional Events  ♦ ♦ ♦

The Regional Forums scheduled from 6:00 – 8:00 pm will include an update on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Regional Directors along with a representative from those states that have a marketplace.  A reception will follow the ACA presentations.

A Council of Residents interest group meeting will take place after the reception.  For additional questions please call our office at 202-628-5895.

  • Los Angeles, CA: September 6, 2014 – JW Marriott LA Live

 ♦ ♦ ♦  Latino Health Conference  ♦ ♦ ♦

Evidence-based practices to provide culturally responsive care for our Latino Community
May 30 -31, 2014
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Target Audience:
– Physicians within community hospitals, health centers, clinics, and safety-net organizations, private practice, and research/teaching institutions
– Fellows, Residents , and Medical Students
– Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

More info:


 ♦ ♦ ♦  30th Annual LMSA Western Regional Conference  ♦ ♦ ♦

Thank you for taking part in our 30th Annual LMSA Western Regional Conference in Sacramento, CA !  We could not have done it without you!







♦ ♦ ♦ 12th Annual Pre-Health Conference at UC Irvine  ♦ ♦ ♦

The UC Irvine School of Medicine chapters of the Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) and the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) are proud to announce the 12th Annual Pre-Health Conference. Strong support also received from UCI Undergraduate organizations CCM & MAPS.

Location: Student Center on the UCI Undergraduate Campus

Date: Saturday October 25-26th, 2013. (Friday Oct 25th is only for High School Students. Saturday Oct 26th is for students at all other levels: Undergrad, PostBacc, Grad Student, etc).

For more details, please visit: Conference page.


♦ ♦ ♦ Medical School Recruitment Event ♦ ♦ ♦

Open to all Pre-Med college & high school students, parents, and counselors!

9:30 AM – 3:30 PM – Saturday, September 21, 2013
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science
1730 E. 118th Street       ◊   Los Angeles, CA 90059

Register today by sending an e-mail to or calling (202) 628-5895.


♦ ♦ ♦ National Hispanic Medical Association “West Regional Forum” ♦ ♦ ♦
September 21, 2013 @ JW Marriott LA Live
For more details, please visit: NHMA or LMSA West Events page.

The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) invites students in medicine and public health to the Western Regional Forum in Los Angeles, CA on September 21, 2013.

It will be an excellent opportunity to network with other Health Leaders in the area and to get a direct update from Federal and State Health Exchange experts.  For more information please visit NHMA and go to Los Angeles events.

  • Click here for event flyer.                   Click here for agenda.

Reception at JW Marriot Live Hotel (900 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA) from 6:00-8:00pm with featured speakers to provide an update on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act:

  • Herb K. Schultz, MPP
    Director, Region IX
    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Jeffrey Rideout, MD, FACP
    Senior Medical Advisor
    Covered California