Please see below the announcement of this inspiring film. Everyone is welcome.
Joyce Fagel, M.A.
Advising & Success Coaching Center
Shoreline Community College
http://www.shoreline.edu | 206.546.6984
For appointment: call 206-546-4559
Good Morning Everyone,
I wanted to remind you of this exciting event next Tuesday where you will learn more from Dr. Steven Larson who is the clinic director of Clinica de Migrantes-a volunteer run health clinic that treats uninsured, undocumented immigrants. Community, students, staff and faculty are all welcome to attend.
The Latino Center for Health and the UWSOM Center for Health Equity Diversity and Inclusion are honored to sponsor Dr. Steven Larson’s visit to the UW Seattle campus on Tuesday, May 29th to present the film Clínica de Migrantes: life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Please help us spread the word and join us in welcoming Dr. Larson, Clinical Director of Puentes de Salúd, from Philadelphia to present the screening of this film followed by Q & A!
What: Film Screening and Q & A with Dr. Larson
When: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 (4:30PM – 6:00PM)
Where: Hogness Auditorium, Health Sciences Building, Room A-420
Light refreshments will be provided.
Synopsis: Clínica de Migrantes is a medical drama about a year in the life of Puentes de Salúd, one of a few health clinics in the U.S. dedicated to providing quality culturally-responsive healthcare to undocumented immigrant populations. At Puentes, a team of volunteers led by Dr. Steve Larson attend to an ever-growing population of housekeepers, prep cooks, and construction workers in South Philadelphia. Many come to Puentes after being turned away at other health care clinics and hospitals.
A 1-minute trailer can be found on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C7dW9c4nY1g
|Clínica de Migrantes – Trailer (HBO Documentary Films)
The extraordinary story of a volunteer-run health clinic that treats uninsured, undocumented immigrants. Clínica de Migrantes premieres September 25 on HBO.
Director of Community Partnerships and Development
University of Washington School of Medicine
Center for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (CEDI)
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