If you do not have health insurance and are not sure if you are eligible to get it because of citizenship, age, or other reasons,
Los Angeles County
Department of Public Health
Office of Women's Health
1000 S. Fremont Ave.
Building A-9 East, Unit #105
Alhambra, CA 91803
Phone: (626) 293-2600
Office of Women’s Health - Women's Health Policy Council
The Women's Health Policy Council (WHPC) is composed of volunteer civic and community leaders who serve as the primary source of review and guidance for the Office of Women's Health by:
- Developing a Women's Health Strategic Plan for women's health policies, services, and programs
- Evaluating programs and policies affecting women's health
- Prioritizing scientific, medical, ethical, and policy issues related to improving the health status of women
Health Policy Council Members
- Martha Dina Arguello
Physicians for Social Responsibility-Los Angeles
- Crystal Crawford, J.D.
The California Wellness
- Susan Berke Fogel, J.D.
Director, Reproductive Health
National Health Law Program
- Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, Ph.D., M.N.,
UCLA School of Public Health, Center
For Health Sciences
- Cindy Keitel, M.B.A.
Community Relations, California Lutheran University
- Abbe Land
LA County Women and Girls Initiative
- Mary Ann Pentz, Ph.D
Director, Institute for Prevention Research
Department of Preventive Medicine
USC-Keck School of Medicine
- Janet Pregler, M.D.
Iris Cantor UCLA Women's Health Center
UCLA National Center of Excellence in Women's Health
- Margaret Farwell Smith
Consultant, Farwell Associates
- Juanita Watts, M.D.
Regional Coordinator for Women's Health
Southern California Kaiser Permanente Group
- Margaret Lynn Yonekura, M.D.
Executive Director, LA Best Babies
Associate Professor, Clinical Ob-Gyn, UCLA
Director of Community Benefit, California
Hospital Medical Center