Diana Ramos, MD, MPH, FACOG
Diana Ramos, MD, MPH, FACOG serves as Medical Director for Reproductive Health for the Los Angeles Public Health Department, is an Associate Clinical Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Keck University of Southern California School of Medicine, and is a physician in obstetrics and gynecology at the Anaheim/Baldwin Park Kaiser Permanente.
Prior to these roles, Dr. Ramos was the medical director of Alpha Medical Center and was a clinical attending physician at Sepulveda Veterans Administration where she served as a preceptor and conducted research on women’s health and strategies for improving health care delivery.
Dr. Ramos is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is the Chair of the American Medical Association’s Minority Affairs Consortium; serves on the steering committees for the National Hispanic Leadership Fellowship and National Commission on Healthcare Disparities, and is a March of Dimes board member. She is also a spokesperson for cervical cancer awareness and emergency contraception for the Los Angeles County office of Women’s Health and was appointed to the California Women’s Health Council Commission in 2006.
Recent awards for Dr. Ramos include: 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; the American Medical Association Community Service Award, 2004; and Pfizer National Award for Community Outreach, 2003.
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 Keck 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 joined the CMA Foundation Board of Directors in January 2008.