April 5, 2018

MOLA Members Delve into Breathing and Mindfulness to Improve their own Wellness as well as their patients’

MOLA was proud to feature MOLA member and Latina physician Dr. Sonia Oyola in the Wellness event on April 5th,...
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April 4, 2018

Dr. Gunar Subieta: Health dangers of synthetic marijuana

Synthetic marijuana has recently come to media attention due to deaths associated with its use. According to Dr. Subieta, MOLA...
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March 26, 2018

MOLA on the National Stage at the NHMA Conference

On March 22nd through 25th, representatives from the Medical Organization for Latino Advancement (MOLA) traveled to Washington, DC to meet...
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March 18, 2018

2018 SNMA & LMSA Banquet: A Celebration of Excellence & Diversity in Medicine

MOLA’s message to medical graduates: Be who you are in medicine as much as in life Event: March 17, 2018...
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March 9, 2018

MOLA hosts Health Policy Debate for Candidates for the 4th Congressional District of Illinois

A Bilingual Forum to discuss Health Policy and Latino Health Disparities Event date: Wednesday March 7, 2018 Chicago, IL—Raising awareness...
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March 9, 2018

Build the Future of LGBTQ Health in Chicago

The Howard Brown Health Board of Directors invites civil, business, and community leaders who support Howard Brown’s mission to apply...
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March 9, 2018

MILLENIALS IN THE WORKPLACE – Bridging the Generational Gap

MOLA on CLN Breakfast Panel on March 29th If you're somewhere between the ages of 18 and 36, you're probably...
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March 6, 2018

MOLA’s first year!

Over 127 MOLA members and friends celebrated together at Café Ibérico on March 1, 2018, marking the one year anniversary...
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March 5, 2018

MOLA members provide advice and inspiration at the Black and Latino Men in Medicine Forum at Pritzker School of Medicine

Chris DaSilva MS1, Max Hawkins MS1 2nd Annual Black/Latino Men in Medicine Forum On February 22nd, the LMSA and SNMA...
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February 17, 2018

Black and Latina women claim their space in Medicine

The Black and Latina Women in Medicine event on February 15, 2018 was provocatively titled "Claiming our Space" and brought...
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February 5, 2018

MOLA inspires students at LMSA 2018 Midwest Regional Conference

Physicians and students from the Medical Organization for Latino Advancement (MOLA) participated in a large conference for Latino students on...
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February 2, 2018

MOLA lanza evento de salud gratis para arrancar el Mes Nacional del Corazón

Chicago – La Organización Médica para el Progreso Latino (MOLA, por sus siglas en inglés) está organizando un evento de...
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February 2, 2018

MOLA Launches Free Health Event to Kick-Off National Heart Month

Chicago – The Medical Organization for Latino Advancement (MOLA) is organizing a free health event with Curie High School and...
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January 31, 2018

The dangers of cold weather

Dr. Ortega MOLA president talks about the dangers of cold weather in Spanish on a nationally televised Telemundo segment.
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January 26, 2018

Politics of Pain Lecture at UIC on Feb 1st

Does it take longer for a Latino patient to get pain relief? Is pain viewed differently by our community than...
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January 16, 2018

MOLA launched Medical Simulation Program on MLK Day at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

MOLA launched its first Medical Simulation Program on MLK Day at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.  MOLA's high school and...
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January 3, 2018

MOLA Launches Simulation Program to Provide Hands-on Medical Training for High School and College Students

MOLA Launches Simulation Program to Provide Hands-on Medical Training for High School and College Students FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 3,...
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January 3, 2018

MOLA lanza Programa de Simulación para entrenar estudiantes de escuela secundaria y universidad

PARA DIVULGACIÓN INMEDIATA: 3 de enero de 2018 Chicago - La Organización Médica para el Progreso Latino (MOLA, por sus...
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December 30, 2017

Temporada de gripe e influenza va a ser más severa que en años anteriores

Temporada de gripe e influenza va a ser más severa que en años anteriores. La Dra. Pilar Ortega, Presidenta de...
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December 21, 2017

Equity Summit 2018 | April 11th – 13th, 2018

A call to activists, organizers, and leaders to step into our power, activate our imaginations, and set the national agenda....
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December 21, 2017

REDUCING CANCER CARE DISPARITIES IN LATINOS

With over 200 attendees, 30 academic poster presentations, 5 expert speakers on Latino cancer care disparities, and a brand new...
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December 20, 2017

Why Pilar Ortega of Medical Organization for Latino Advancement is on the 40 Under 40 @crainschicago list for 2017. #crain40s

About Crain’s 40 Under 40: Since 1989, Crain’s has honored more than 1,100 people, many of whom have gone on...
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December 20, 2017

MOLA PUBLIC HEALTH OPPORTUNITIES TO HELP EVACUEES AND IMMIGRANTS IN CHICAGO

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! – Resettlement Health Collaborative You don’t need to go on a medical mission to help people in...
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December 20, 2017

ASKING FOR A BIPARTISAN LEGISLATIVE SOLUTION FOR OUR DACA RECIPIENTS.  #PROTECTDREAMERS

As part of Chicago MOLA's advocacy efforts during Protect Dreamers Higher Education Theme Week, the Board of Directors submitted a...
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December 20, 2017

HISPANOCARE GALA – OCTOBER 21ST

On Saturday October 21st, Hispanocare celebrated it’s 29th and last Scholarship Gala “Nuestro Compromiso.” Over the past 29 years, Hispanocare...
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December 20, 2017

MOLA WANTS  TO PROTECT DREAMERS!

This week, October 16-20, has been designated as Protect Dreamers “Higher Education Theme Week.” Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged...
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December 20, 2017

FIRST SATURDAY SPEAKER SERIES EVENT WITH CURIE METROPOLITAN HISH SCHOOL

As part of the Mentorship Program, MOLA launched its first Saturday Speaker Series event with Curie Metropolitan High School in...
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December 20, 2017

MOLA SHOWED THE POWERFUL IMPACT THAT LATINO PHYSICIANS AND FRIENDS CAN HAVE WHEN WE CAME TOGETHER TO RAISE MONEY AND SUPPLIES FOR DISASTER RELIEF

30 physicians and health professionals got together for a Happy Hour in benefit of victims of recent natural disasters in...
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December 20, 2017

MOLANDO UNITES LATINO PHYSICIANS IN CHICAGO NETWORKING EVENT AND CALL TO ACTION

A brand new Chicago physician group called the Medical Organization for Latino Advancement—“MOLA”— hosted a networking event for physicians on...
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December 20, 2017

ENHANCE YOUR ABILITY TO CARE FOR OLDER ADULTS | SOURCE ENGAGE-IL

Integrate geriatrics into primary care by training clinicians via an online training program. The ENGAGE-IL Team is thrilled to share...
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December 20, 2017

DO IMMIGRANTS “STEAL” JOBS FROM AMERICAN WORKERS? | SOURCE: BROOKINGS​

Throughout his campaign and into his presidency, President Trump has promised to implement new immigration policies that will help improve...
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February 24, 2017

NEW MEDICAL GROUP FOR LATINOS LAUNCHES IN CHICAGO

Chicago, IL – In response to dire health access needs in the Hispanic/Latino community and the corresponding strain on Latino...
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