The Latino Research and Policy Center is hosting a Latino Health Disparities Conference on Oct. 18 at the PPA Event Center, 2105 Decatur St., Denver.
The conference’s areas of focus include an update on the latest Latino health disparity statistics and trends; impact of the Affordable Care Act on Latino health disparities; and Latina health and LRPC current partnerships and grants.
Panelists include Colorado commissioner of insurance Marguerite Salazar, M.A. (invited); Sen. Irene Aguilar, M.D.; Dean David C. Goff Jr., M.D., Ph.D., Colorado School of Public Health; and assistant professor Paula Espinoza, Ph.D., Department of Ethnic Studies.
Members of academic, legislative and community-based organizations serving the Latino population are invited to attend. Admission and parking are free, and lunch will be provided.