National Hispanic Medical Association 10th Annual Conference

Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
March 22-26, 2006
Somos Unidos: United to Eliminate Health Disparities Among Hispanics

 

2006 PRESENTATION SUMMARIES

Friday Breakfast Symposium
Latinas & Depression
Plenary 1
Progress to Eliminate Health Disparities for the Nation
Plenary 2
Legislative Solutions to Health Disparities
Medical Education Workshops
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1. Cultural Competence & Innovative Graduate Medical Curriculum
2. Cultural Competence & Medical Student Training
3. How to Publish in Medical Journals
4. Hispanic Faculty Development

Policy Workshops
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1. Medicare Update
2. Medicaid Update
3. Pay for Performance & Quality Care
4. Diversity in Medical Education

Clinical Updates
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1. Adult Health
2. Women's Health
3. Children's Health
4. Asthma & Allergic Diseases
Practice Issues
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1. Health Information Technology
2. Business Perspectives in Health Care & HIPAA
3. Quality Improvement & Preparedness Issues for
Physicians
4. Language Access Models
Research Updates
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1. Health Information Technology
2. Future Hispanic Research Opportunities
3. Social Determinants of Health
4. Current Research to Improve Hispanic Health
Friday Dinner: Call to Action Educating Congress to Increase Hispanics in the Health Workforce
Saturday Breakfast Symposium Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in the Hispanic Population
Plenary Session 3 Corporate America Response to Health Care
Plenary Session 4 Government Programs to End Health Disparities
Saturday Lunch Plenary National & State Leadership & the Hispanic Health Agenda
Sunday Breakfast Symposium Treatment of Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease
Plenary Session 5 Traditional Medicine

 

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