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Webinar Video Available for Confronting COVID-19: The Toll of the Virus on LA’s Most Vulnerable Communities

Webinar Video Available for Confronting COVID-19: The Toll of the Virus on LA’s Most Vulnerable Communities

COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted Los Angeles’ Black and Latinx populations and other ethnic minority and disadvantaged groups. Persistent health disparities combined with housing patterns, lack of financial resources, and other factors have put members of these groups at the highest risk in the current pandemic. During this webinar, we will examine the social, economic, and […]

COVID-19 Resources for Community Groups

COVID-19 Resources for Community Groups

To view in PDF Format, click here. **Includes Spanish language resources or services   COMMUNITY GUIDES   Local Resources   Los Angeles Community Resources Guide – COVID-19 Comprehensive list of health, food, educational, housing, jobs, and other resources. Updated regularly by staff at LA City Board of Public Works with support from LA County Department of Public […]

Dr. Winston Wong has joined the UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity as a Scholar-in-Residence.

Dr. Winston Wong has joined the UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity as a Scholar-in-Residence.

Winston Wong, MD, MS Dr. Winston Wong is a Scholar-in-Residence at the UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity.  Dr. Wong, a physician by training, received his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, and his baccalaureate and master’s degrees from UC Berkeley.  His medical career of over thirty years has been dedicated to improving health […]

Announcing our 2020 Community Grantees

  The UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity and the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2020 Community Grants Program We are pleased to announce the recipients of our 2020 Community Grants Program. This year, we received an unprecedented 101 applications for funding. Due to the generous […]

New Center Member:  Dr. Kim Reynolds

New Center Member: Dr. Kim Reynolds

Our Center would like to welcome our newest member affiliate, Dr. Kim Reynolds! Kim Reynolds, Ph.D., is a Professor in the School of Community and Global Health at Claremont Graduate University and is a member of the City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center. He has also held leadership roles within the university, including Interim Dean […]

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: 2020 COMMUNITY SEED GRANT PROGRAM

The UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity, in collaboration with the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and Dra. Monica Salinas, invite the submission of proposals for funding through our 2020 Community Seed Grant Program. Ten grants of $5,000 each are available to support local community-based organizations in their work to improve health in vulnerable, […]

Announcing the 2019 Community Seed Grantees

The UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity and the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center are pleased to announce our 2019 Community Seed Grants! We are pleased to announce the 15 organizations that were selected for funding as our 2019 Community Seed Grantees. These outstanding projects were selected from a pool of 90 high quality applications. Through the generous support of […]

Request for Proposals: 2019 Community Seed Grant Program

The UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity, in collaboration with the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and Dra. Monica Salinas, invite proposal submissions for our 2019 Equity Center Community Seed Grant. At least twelve grants of $5,000 are available to support local community based organizations in their work to improve health in vulnerable, local population […]