Dr Diane Ramos, Surgeon General of California

Fri Feb 10: Overcoming Challenges & My Journey to Surgeon General of California

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Diana Ramos, MD, MPH, MBA, FACOG
Surgeon General of California
Friday, February 10, 2023
5pm-6:30pm PST

Workshop Description:
Have you heard that California has a  Surgeon General? Do you want to hear about her amazing journey starting from South Central LA to being California’s Doctor? 
Do you want to hear how she overcame challenges and achieved her journey to become a physician and leader and inspire others?
Then you should come and meet Dr. Ramos, hear her story, and ask her questions.
This is an opportunity not to be missed!

About the Speaker:
Dr.  Diana E. Ramos is a well-recognized public health leader dedicated to improving healthcare quality and equity. She recently served as the Assistant Deputy Director of Chronic Disease Prevention for the California Department of Public Health. Past roles include the Director for Reproductive Health in the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health and adjunct Associate Professor at the Keck University of Southern California School of Medicine.
Dr. Ramos currently serves as chair for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, California & Ecuador (IX) District, secretary for the executive board of the National Hispanic Medical Association, and is co-chair for the Women’s Preventive Service Initiative implementation committee.
She serves on many national and international women’s health improvement and equity committees. Her areas of expertise include health disparities, social determinants of health, preconception/interconception health, preterm birth, contraception, and quality improvement in health. Dr. Ramos has written and contributed numerous articles to the obstetrics and gynecology and public health literature and has lectured in Spanish and English, locally, nationally, and internationally.
Dr. Ramos received her medical degree from the University of Southern California with honors and completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at Los Angeles County-University of Southern California Medical Center. She received her MBA from the UCI Paul Merage School of business with an emphasis in entrepreneurship and innovation and her master’s in public health from the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Ramos completed her undergraduate degree, a BA in Communications, Arts & Science from the University of Southern California.

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Topic: Overcoming Challenges & My Journey to Surgeon General of California
When: Friday, February 10, 5:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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