California Latino Legislative Policy Briefing: Public Opinion Trends, Homelessness, Healthcare Workforce

May 20, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm 
La Cosecha (917 9th St, Sacramento, CA 95814)


Join the California Latino Legislative Caucus as we co-host the UCLA Latino Policy & Politics Initiative (LPPI) lunch on Monday, May 20 to learn about exciting California-focused research relating to homelessness, the healthcare workforce shortage, and public opinion trends going into the 2020 presidential election.  LPPI scholars in attendance include: Dr. Gary Seguar, Dean of the Luskin School of Public Affairs, Dr. Melissa Chincilla, Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Fielding School of Public Health, and Dr. Arturo Vargas-Bustamante, Associate Professor of Health Management at the Fielding School of Public Health.  Light refreshments and lunch will be provided.  Research presentations include: 

  • Stemming the Rise of Latino Homelessness: Lessons from Los Angeles County, Dr. Melissa Chinchilla
  • Latino Physician Shortage in California: The Provider Perspective, Dr. Arturo Vargas Bustamante
  • Public Opinion Trends & The 2020 Presidential Electionk, Dean Gary Segura