Pedram Salimpour, M.D.,Takes the Gavel of the Los Angeles County Medical Association as its 143rd President

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 1, 2014) — Dr. Pedram Salimpour will take the reins as the youngest ever president of the Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) effective July 1, 2014 and will represent 6,500 member physicians. Read More

Mayor Eric Garcetti appoints and Los Angeles City Council confirms Dr. Robert Bitonte, Past President of the Los Angeles County Medical Association to serve on City’s Commission on Disability

LOS ANGELES, CA (June 9, 2014) — Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) announced that Dr. Robert Bitonte, past president of LACMA, has been selected by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to join the City’s Commission on Disability. Read More

Los Angeles County Medical Association Announces Call for Nominations for 3rd Annual Healthcare Awards

LOS ANGELES, CA (June 3, 2014) — The Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) today issued a call for nominations for its annual Healthcare Awards, which honors leadership, innovation, education, community service and healthcare facilities in Los Angeles.

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Mayor Eric Garcetti selects Los Angeles County Medical Association President-Elect to serve on City’s Board of Fire and Police Pension Commissioners

LOS ANGELES, CA (January 22, 2014) — Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) announced that Dr. Pedram Salimpour, President-Elect of LACMA, has been selected by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to join the City’s Board of Fire and Police Pension Commissioners for the term ending June 30, 2017. Read More

LA County Medical Association Joins Forces With LA County Podiatric Medical Society to Protect Patients From Proposed Cal MediConnect Pilot

LOS ANGELES, CA (August 6, 2013) — The Los Angeles County Medical Association for the first time is forging an alliance with the Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Society to challenge the ill-conceived federal/state Cal MediConnect project that will marginalize some of the state’s most vulnerable patients. Read More