Latino Health Promotion Summit

Latino Health Promotion Summit:
A Focus on Prevention & Community Collaboration

The University of Arizona College of Medicine’s Office of Outreach and Multicultural Affairs and the Hispanic Center of Excellence, in collaboration with the National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA), the Arizona Latin-American Medical Association (ALMA), and the Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) are pleased to invite you to attend the 2012 Latino Health Promotion Summit. The goal of the summit is to bring together community physicians, residents, medical students, pre-health students, Promotoras, and community members to increase awareness about Latino health and co-develop community-based health promotion solutions.

Date: Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: DuVal Auditorium, University Medical Center (1501 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85724)

Feature Presentations
Elena Ríos, MD, MSPH
President & CEO, National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA)

Howard Eng, MS, DrPH, RPh
Assistant Professor and Director, SW Border Rural Health Research Center

Stephen Thomson, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship

Roberto Ruiz, MD, FACP
Medical Director, Arizona Diabetes Foundation
Assistant Clinical Professor

Stephen Lopez, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

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Registration and lunch are free of charge. For questions please email Matt Stelling at or call at 520-626-7146.


DuVal Auditorium, University Medical Center (1501 N. Cambell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85724)
Contact Person: 
Matt Stelling 520-626-7146
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