‘Convening’ Archive

Jan. 12 legislative briefing in Sacramento: “Breaking the Barriers to Breast Cancer Care: Exploring Policy Options”

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

One in eight women in the country will develop breast cancer. Yet from narrow provider networks to cultural and linguistic obstacles, serious barriers exist for women seeking breast cancer treatment in California.

At this Jan. 12 public legislative briefing in Sacramento, co-sponsored by the California Latino Legislative Caucus, researchers from the UCLA Center for [ Read full post ]

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Tracking changes in access to care under Medi-Cal expansion

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Associate Center Director Ninez Ponce will be part of a California Healthcare Foundation briefing in Sacramento today at noon to discuss new research about Medi-Cal enrollees’ access to care before the state’s expansion of Medi-Cal and how to use that information to monitor access to care under health reform.

Discussion will include how Medi-Cal enrollees’ … [ Read full post ]

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Director to testify before state senate health committee

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Center Director Gerald Kominski will testify in Sacramento today before the California Senate Committee on Health on statewide efforts to contain health care costs. The hearing will take place at 1:30 p.m. in State Capitol Room 4203.

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June 25-29 conference (Los Angeles): Migration and Global Health

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

You are invited to join the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and their partners for the 7th Annual Summer Institute Conference on Health and Migration, June 25-29 in Los Angeles, CA. This event is a five-day course that offers researchers, faculty, graduate students and professionals working with migrant communities around the world, a … [ Read full post ]

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May 2 & 3 Convening (Los Angeles): Paying the price with our Health

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

You are invited to join the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research and their community partners on May 2 & 3 for the “Paying the Price with Our Health” conference at The California Endowment Conference Center. This free event will engage community residents, service providers, educators, faith organizations, decision makers and others in developing … [ Read full post ]

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