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35th Annual LMSA West Regional Conference @ Stanford

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Stanford School of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC)

291 Campus Drive

Stanford, CA 94305

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TICKET SALES END ON WEDNESDAY 2/27/2019

The Latino Medical Student Association-West (LMSA-West) is proud to announce the 35th Annual LMSA West Regional Conference to be held on Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th, 2019. The event will be hosted by the Stanford School of Medicine LMSA Chapter of LMSA-West. The goal of the LMSA-West Conference is to increase diversity of the health professions and inform future leaders in healthcare about the issues affecting the Latinx community. This conference is ideal for premed students considering applying to a health professional school from all racial/ethnic backgrounds.

Registration is required and must be completed PRIOR to the conference. We will be selling out!

The conference includes:

  • Friday, March 8th: Networking Event for medical students and physicians from 5-8 pm that will take place at the Li Ka Shing Center on 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA.

  • Saturday, March 9th: Community college, undergraduate, and medical students are invited to join our conference and participate in workshops on the healthcare needs of the Latinx community, student leadership training, healthcare policy, medical school application process, and interactive medical sessions. Registration and breakfast starts at 7:30am at the Hewlett Teaching Center (370 Serra Mall Stanford, CA) and opening remarks begin at 8:30am, please plan to arrive early so you don't miss out on anything!

  • Saturday, March 9th (Evening): Registration for the graduating Senior Gala and cocktail hour will begin at 6:30 pm. Please plan to arrive early to facilitate check-in and ensure a prompt start to our program.

Registration fees are non-refundable, non-transferable, and no fee waivers are permitted.

FAQs

What is included in student conference registration?

  • Entrance to the conference
  • Continental breakfast and lunch
  • Conference-Booklet
  • Please note there is a NO REFUND policy.
  • Max capacity of 500 students.

What is included in exhibitor conference registration?

  • One 5ft table and 2 chairs
  • Lunch
  • Conference-Booklet

What type of workshops will you be offering?

  • AMCAS Application & Tips
  • MMI Tips
  • AMCAS Personal Statement
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Pre-Med Summer Programs
  • Women in Medicine
  • Applying to Residency
  • The Power of the Physician Assistant Profession
  • Surgical Suturing and Robotics
  • Service through Surgery: Educating Future Surgeons about Health Inequities
  • Aspects of the Physical Exam
  • Gap Years: Post-Bacc Programs
  • Navigating Medicine as a DACA Student
  • Transititioning to the Clinical Year
  • Entrepreneurship in Medicine
  • Microagressions: How to Recognize, Interrupt, and Respond
  • Alternative Routes to Medical School from Community College Students
  • Virtual Reality Cardio
  • Demystifying the MCAT
  • Live Storytelling Workshop: How to Tell Your Story
  • LMSA/LGBTQ Student Panel
  • Social Justice & Health Policy Advocacy
  • Mental Health Among Us
  • Interactive OB/GYN Skills Workshop
  • Trauma Ultrasound Workshop

What are my parking options for networking night on Friday or the day of the conference on Saturday?

Parking is available in Parking Structure 2 (285 Panama St, Stanford, CA 94305). Free parking is available after 4pm on weekdays and all day on weekends. Only park in A, P, and C parking spaces.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email us at vp_conference@lmsa.net

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Stanford School of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC)

291 Campus Drive

Stanford, CA 94305

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