Member - Health Information Technology Subcommittee, Network of Ethnic Physician Organizations, California Medical Association Foundation
2009 - 2010
Vice-Chair - First 5 Sacramento Commission Community Advisory Committee
2009 - 2010
Member - QISS Advisory Committee, Network of Ethnic Physician Organization, California Medical Association Foundation
2003 - 2010
Mentor and proctor for several local medical and pre-medical students.
2000 - 2010
Guest Lecturer - Local Public High Schools Discussed medical career opportunities and teen pregnancy.
Featured Speaker - eWomenNetwork Beautiful Fearless Females Fundraiser
Keynote Speaker - Ethnic Physician Leadership Summit, Network of Ethnic Physician Organization, California Medical Association Foundation
Keynote Speaker - D.I.V.A. Conference 2008 Black Child Development Institute
Keynote Speaker - American Medical Student Association 5th Annual Community College Conference
Keynote Speaker - Black Infant Health Program Sacramento County Health & Human Services. Multiple venues.
Keynote Speaker - Nurse Family Partnership Graduation Ceremony
Gave speech entitled "Ten Keys to Success."
Guest Speaker - American Medical Student Association, Sacramento City College.
Gave inspirational talk providing insight and practical tools to pre-medical students preparing for careers in medicine.
Guest Speaker - UC Davis Fourth Annual Resident Symposium on Life After Medical School.
Volunteer - Witness for Peace, Honduras Medical Delegations
Set up multiple one-day clinics in rural villages throughout Honduras providing medical care to over 1000 persons after a flood disaster.
Volunteer - Samaritan House Free Medical Clinic
Provided medical and psychiatric care to primarily Spanish-speaking, medically indigent adults and children in a family practice setting.
1996 - 1998
Volunteer - Hunter's Point and Mission Neighborhood Health Fairs
Performed clinical exams at annual local free health fairs serving the African-American and Spanish-speaking communities of San Francisco, California.
Volunteer - San Pedro Hospital. Antigua, Guatemala
Worked alongside Guatemalan pediatricians in caring for hospitalized, severely malnourished infants, and abandoned mentally and physically disabled children. Also served in the pediatric outpatient clinic.
Volunteer - Asociacion Nuestros Ahijados. Antigua, Guatemala
Provided medical and social services at an educational project for orphaned, abandoned, and abused children and adolescents.
Volunteer - Highland General Hospital
Volunteer in county emergency and trauma center located in Oakland, California.
1988 - 1989
Licensed Foster Care Provider. Solano County Public Welfare Department.
Provided emergency foster care for children newborn to 17 years of age. Completed
ten week workshop on at-risk children and adolescents with unique family situations.