• Welcome to NHMA

    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. NHMA is dedicated to empowering Hispanic physicians to be leaders who will help eliminate health disparities and improve the health of Hispanics. NHMA's vision is to be the national leader to improve the health of Hispanic populations.
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  • NHMA 21st Annual Conference

    Gaylord National Harbor Hotel, Washington, DC area - May 4-7, 2017: We also invite government agencies, health industry, corporate and non profit health experts to becoming a Sponsor and to provide a Career Exhibit for our health professionals and students and medical residents.
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  • National Hispanic Health Foundation

    The National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF), a 501c3 organization, was established in 1994 as the philanthropic branch of the National Hispanic Medical Association. The mission of NHHF is to improve the health of Hispanics and other underserved.
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NEWSLETTER

Monthly NHMA Newsletter submitted by Dr. Elena Rios

21st ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Join us and register today!              

MEMBERSHIP

Have a Voice. Make an Impact. We Invite you to become a member.

SERVICES

Federal advocacy, Latino health professional Job Fair and Job board, Policy Summits and other services

EVENTS

 

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SAVE THE DATES:     

NHHF Latino Health Professional Job Fairs with Hospitals, Clinics, Medical Groups (5:00pm-6:30pm) followed by

National Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship Receptions & Award Galas

  • December 8, 2016: JW Marriott LA Live, Los Angeles, CA 
  • December 15, 2016: New York Academy of Medicine, New York City, NY

For more information Click Here                                                                                                                 

PUBLICATIONS

Consensus Summit on Building Diversity in Medicine and Research Report

As a part of an ongoing commitment to promote health care equity and quality, the National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) convened a meeting of national experts to the Consensus Summit on Building Diversity in Medicine and Research, on January 29, 2015 at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland.  National leaders for underrepresented populations in science and medicine discussed their best ideas and practices for improving representation; established recommendations, and formulated a direction and consensus statements, with the aim to build diversity in medicine and research in the U.S. not sure about the wording:  Link here to the Summit Final Report.

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NHMA White Paper: NHMA Produced a white paper entitled: “An Examination of Minority Populations and the Dental Service Organization Model in the US," which examines dental access among minority & low -income populations.

Read full report.

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PARTNERS

                                        

 

 

          

 

WHAT'S NEW AT NHMA

NHMA 21st Annual Conference - Gaylord National Harbor Hotel & Resort, May 4-7. Register NOW - click here

NIH-NHMA Faculty Development and Travel Award Program - NEW:  NHMA seeking Residents and Fellows interested in careers in academic medicine. Program will bring participants to the NHMA Conference for 1 Day training May 4, Conference is May 5-7, 2017 . Applications extended to February 27, 2017. For more information, click here.  Funded by NIDDK.

Join NHMA's Calls to Action to tell Senate and Congress: Not to Repeal ACA without a Replacement and to Support the Bridge Act for DACA students. For more information, click here

NHMA Congressional Briefing with the TriCaucus: Diversity in the Healthcare Workforce - Rayburn House Office Bldg., Rm. B-369, Mar. 16th, 12:00 - 2:00 pm, Lunch served - Space Limited. RSVP: Click here

Trump Administration Nominations - See Plum Book for political positions for Trump Administration - full time and part time Boards. Send in your Letter of Interest and CV to NHMA Health Professional Appointment Project to nhma@nhmamd.org

NHMA Cardiovascular Disease and Hispanics Leadership Summit Series - Austin, TXs - April 19th, NYC, NY -June 27th, Los Angeles, CA - August 17th. Health & community leaders invited. If interested - contact Pedro Montenegro at pmontenegro@nhmamd.org

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