Dr. Lindia Willies-Jacobo will present on promoting health equity at this week’s session of Medicine Grand Rounds.
Lindia Willies-Jacobo, MD, FAAP, is clinical professor of pediatrics and assistant dean for Diversity and Community Partnerships at the UC San Diego School of Medicine. She directs the Program in Medical Education – Health Equity (PRIME-HEq).
The rankings’ methodology is newly modified this year to include college affordability
For the third consecutive year, the University of California, San Diego has been recognized by the Washington Monthly as the nation’s top college in rankings that measure “what colleges are doing for the country.” The rankings, listed in the September 2012 issue, are based on research, social mobility and commitment to service… Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom.
Dr. Mathews is Professor of Clinical Medicine and Director of the Owen Clinic, an internationally-recognized center for HIV patient care and education. He has been a key figure in patient care efforts at the Owen Clinic since its inception.
For many years, Dr. Mathews has worked to resolve legal, political, and medical issues in HIV care on the local level, in California, and nationally.
Dr. Mathews and other awardees will be honored February 14 at a ceremony and reception with Chancellor Marye Anne Fox at the Price Center at UCSD.