Hispanic Heritage Month

From September 15 to October 15, we will be helping SNMA celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Events include:

Salsa Night at Cinco de Mayo,  1502 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC

When: Tuesday 9/19/12, 9 PM

Free Appetizers! Free Salsa Lessons!


What You Should Know About Providing Quality Healthcare to Latino Patients 9/24/2012, 12-1pm Bondurant G10

Presentations from Dr. Iliana Neumann (Family Medicine Physician, OB Fellow) and our very own Michael Garner (Prestigious Medical Student, Future Doc)


Farmworker's Lunch Talk opportunities for students to learn about UNC School of Medicine’s Farmworker Student Health Alliance 10/15/2012 at 12pm in Bondurant G10

Juan Ortiz MSW, the Program Consultant for North Carolina Farmworkers Health Program, has been gracious enough to come speak with UNC med students about how North Carolinians care for the health of migrant farmworker populations across the state through the NC Farmworker Health Program!



Know your History: Influential People in Hispanic Healthcare

Antonia C. Novello: She was the first woman and the first Hispanic to serve as the Surgeon General of the United States (1990-1993). ¿Quiere a aprender màs?  http://latino.si.edu/virtualgallery/ojos/bios/bios_Novello.htm



If you want to help in planning events or have any ideas you would like to share, please email Kerry O'Connor (kerry_oconnor@med.unc.edu), Jesse Conyers (jesse_conyers@med.unc.edu), or Pam Della Valle (pamela_dellavalle@med.unc.edu).