“Liderazgo desde la Semilla” Exploring Latino/a/e/x (LHS+) Leadership in Medicine

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“Liderazgo desde la Semilla” Exploring Latino/a/e/x (LHS+) Leadership in Medicine

February 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

We are excited to invite you to an insightful webinar titled “Liderazgo desde la Semilla,” featuring Dr. Jorge Girotti. We will be focusing on the  Book Spotlight: Latino, Hispanic, or of Spanish Origin+ Identified Student Leaders in Medicine: Recognizing More Than 50 years of Presence, Activism, and Leadership

Explore the rich history and current state of the Latino/a/e/x (LHS+) community’s representation, activism, and leadership within American medicine. The book delves into the unique health issues and disparities faced by the LHS+ community, addressing ongoing efforts to improve healthcare equity.

Webinar Highlights:

  • The Evolution of LSMA and LHS Health Policy Initiative: Learn about the journey of medical student leaders and the role of the Congress of delegates in shaping the LHS+ health policy initiative.
  • Medical Education Offices and Physician Workforce Preparation: Discover the pivotal role of medical education offices in preparing the physician workforce to provide comprehensive care for LHS individuals.
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Healthcare: Explore the critical role of offices of diversity, equity, and inclusion in addressing the unique needs of the LHS+ community in healthcare settings.


Event Details:

Date: Wednesday, February 28th, 2024

Time: 5 PM – 6 PM CST

Platform: Virtual (Zoom)

Speaker: Dr. Jorge Girotti


Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights into the LHS+ community’s contributions to medicine and the strategies for advancing health equity.

We look forward to your participation!


February 28
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm