Welcome to ALMA
The Arizona Latin-American Medical Association was established on the 29th of May 1993, by Latino physicians banding together to advocate quality, culturally competent, accessible health care for all Arizona residents. Whether you are seeking a healthcare provider for your family or are a healthcare provider looking for an opportunity to affect the health of the wonderful state of Arizona, we are here for you. Thank you for visiting our web site and we hope the information provided here will help you realize your goal.
From left to right, meet our council members: Cristian Scuitto, MD; Eduardo Alcántar, MD, MPH, Council Treasurer; Adalberto Gonzalez, MD, Vice Chairperson; Victor Salazar-Calderón, MD, Immediate Past Chairperson; Maritza Irizarry, MD; Carlos Cazares, DO, Chairperson; Pedro Rodriquez Guggiari, MD; Joseph Gutierrez, MD. Not pictured: Sam Das, MD; Ruth T. Lim, MD, MDH, Council Secretary; José Menendez, MD; Boris Schwartz, NMD. For complete information on the ALMA Council please visit our ALMA Community section.
The Arizona Latin-American Medical Association’s goals include: 1) Increasing the number of Latino healthcare professionals, 2) providing access to lower cost, quality healthcare, and 3) emphasizing wellness education. Please visit our ALMA Community section to learn a bit more about our goals and purpose.
ALMA Job Board
Are you searching for another outstanding employee? Maybe you are looking to continue growing your career in the medical field. Please visit our ALMA Job Forum to find what you are looking for.
ALMA Auto Raffle
The 2013 ALMA Auto Raffle is here! Help support the ALMA Scholarship Fund and win a 2001 Lincoln Town Car! Click here for more information.
Health Insurance Marketplace
Are you uninsured? The Affordable Care Act can help! The Health Insurance Marketplace is a new way to find quality health coverage. It can help if you don’t have coverage now or if you have it but want to look at other options. With one Marketplace application, you can learn if you can get lower costs based on your income, compare your coverage options side-by-side, and enroll.
Mercado de Seguros Médicos
El Mercado es una nueva manera de obtener cobertura médica de calidad. Le ayuda si no tiene un plan de salud o si tiene uno y quiere ver sus otras opciones. Con una sola solicitud, usted sabrá si califica para los costos reducidos basado en sus ingresos, podrá comparar todas sus opciones e inscribirse.
2013 Gala Diamond Sponsors
The 2013 ALMA Gala was a tremendous success! We’d like to thank all our sponsors and those who attended. Click here for a list of our Diamond Level Sponsors.
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2013 ALMA Gala
Calendar of Events
Thursday, January 16, 2014 ALMA Member Medical Education Seminar