Distinguished Visiting Scholar Series (DVSS) on Health Equity Research
Join us on Friday, October 29, 2021 for the PHDR Distinguished Visiting Scholar Series (DVSS) for Health Equity Research. We welcome Alicia Fernandez, MD as our keynote speaker. This is a virtual event and registration is required. Additional details to come.
Alicia Fernandez, M.D., is Professor of Medicine at UCSF and a general internist at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. She is the founding Director of the UCSF Latinx Center of Excellence, a HRSA and UCSF funded initiative to increase academic diversity. Dr. Fernandez directs the Latinx and Immigrant Health Research Program at the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations which generates actionable research to increase health equity and reduce health disparities. Since July 2021, Dr. Fernandez is Associate Dean of Population Health and Health Equity at UCSF.