Join AltaMed for a special two-day event to learn from other students
and professionals how COVID-19 is changing the nursing field and the impact
to social determinants of health for our communities.

Manager Post-Acute Programs – UCI
President – National Association of Hispanic Nurses,
Los Angeles Chapter

Special Guest
Martha Salmon, RN
CEO and Founder – Latina, RN

Day 1: Friday, August 28
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

  • CSULA and UCLA Nursing Student Panels
  • AHEC Scholar Community Health Presentations

Day 2: Saturday, August 29
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • Panel discussion
  • Jacquelyn Levy, RN, BSN, MBA-HCA, CNML, Chief Nursing Executive, AltaMed Health Services
  • Maria Elena Ruiz, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, UCLA-School of Nursing
  • Efrain Talamantes, MD, Chief Operating Officer, AltaMed Health Services
  • Ali R. Tayyeb, Ph.D., RN, NPD-BC, PHN, Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing, California State University, Los Angeles

  • Nursing Workforce Career Fair with UCLA and CSULA

East Los Angeles (AHEC ELA), one of 13 regional centers in California whose purpose is to recruit, train, and retain
a health professions workforce committed to underserved communities. Our population-based approach to education puts an emphasis on community-based training.