Diana Ramos, MD, MPH, FACOG is the Reproductive Health Director for the Los
Angeles Public Health Department and is an Assistant Clinical Professor in
Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Southern California Keck School
of Medicine. Dr. Ramos has presented and published in the areas of
contraception, cervical cancer, and women's health, with a particular emphasis
on healthcare disparities, patient safety, and quality care improvement. Dr.
Ramos has produced and reported on several women’s health topics in both English
and Spanish. She serves on the California Advisory Board for the Office of
Women's Health, Chair for Section VII in California for the American Congress of
Obstetrics and Gynecology, co-chair for the Preconception Health Council of
California, on the board for the California Medical Association Foundation, a
Delegate to the American Medical Association for the Minority Affairs
Consortium, and is on the National Commission on Healthcare Disparities.
Recent awards for Dr. Ramos include presenting for the 50th Anniversary of
the Birth Control Pill with Gloria Steinman and Hilary Swank; 2010 National
Hispanic Medical Association Leadership Fellowship, 2010 Co-recipient of
Promising practice Award CityMatCH; 2008 ACOG District IX Community Service
Award; the American Medical Association Young Physician Leadership Award in
2006; the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Recognition for Outstanding
Service—Los Angeles Public Health Commission, 2005; and the American Medical
Association Community Service Award, 2004.
Dr. Ramos received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern
California; a Masters in Public Health, emphasis in management from University
of California Los Angeles; a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Southern
California School of Medicine, and completed her internship and residency in
obstetrics and gynecology at the Los Angeles County- University of Southern
California Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Dr. Ramos is a fellow of the
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.