2017 Scholarship Galas

National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF) affiliated with the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, NYU invites you to join its National Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship Galas.  

New York Scholarship Gala and Job Fair

Thursday, November 30, 2017
New York Academy of Medicine
New York, NY

To Register for the NY Gala and Job Fair- 

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New York Leadership Awardees:

  Adam Aponte, MD, MSc, FAAP
  Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine
at Hofstra/Northwell 
 Araceli “Celi” Esquivel, MBA, FACHE
       Director of Health Equity, Inclusion and Quality Improvement
at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
       Sandra Bruce Nichols, MD, FAAP
 Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of
National Inpatient Care Management for UnitedHealthcare
    Hector D. Vilchis, MBA
          Vice President
    New York Life Insurance Company

Herminia Palacio, MPH, MD
Deputy Mayor for
Health and Human Services NYC

Professor and Vice Dean
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Steven M. Safyer, MD, 
President and Chief Executive Officer 
Montefiore Medicine.

Vincent Guilamo-Ramos, PhD, MPH, LCSW, RN, NP
Professor and Director
NYU Silver’s Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health


New York Scholarship Awardees:

Medical - United Health Foundation Diverse Scholarship
Jose Reyes
       Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Marianne Vasquez 
    Perelman School of Medicine 
                     Roxanna Navarro
         Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
 Not Pictured
Nicole Doria
George Washington University
Not Pictured
Ericka E. Jaramillo
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
 Not Pictured
Daniel Guzman
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School


Yovianna Garcia
MGH Institute of Health Professions 

Public Health

Jose Marino
Case University 

Health Policy

Lisa Flores
American University

California Scholarship Gala and Job Fair

Thursday, December 14
, 2017
Millenium Biltmore Hotel
Los Angeles, CA

To register for the CA Gala and Job Fair Click here

California Leadership Awardees:

Delores Huerta
The Delores Huerta Foundation

       John Andazola, M.D., FAAFP
Program Director 
 Southern New Mexico Family Medicine Residency Program
      Martha Preciado, MD, FACC
 Assistant Professor of Medicine
         Mary Lou de Leon Siantz, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis
               Peter Long, Ph.D
                   President & CEO 
          Blue Shield of California Foundation

California Scholarship Awardees

Medical-United Health Foundation Diverse Scholars
            Walter Solorzano
    Keck School of Medicine of USC
David Ortiz
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine
                     Selina Fuentes
UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry
Mariela Nevarez
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA


Julia Torres
Arizona State University


Diana De Vore
Touro University California College of Pharmacy