The LCOE APP at Fresno State

The UCSF LCOE Aspiring Physicians Program (APP) at Fresno State is a mentored, health policy research program for eight junior and senior Fresno State Latinx premedical students. The UCSF Fresno Latino Center for Medical Education and Research (LaCMER),  is directed by LCOE collaborator Dr. Katherine Flores, a nationally recognized leader in Latinx health professional education, and was established in 1996. LaCMER provides academic advising, academic support, cultural competence training, exposure to the social determinants of health, and clinical and community mentorship placements.

The program is led by UCSF LCOE collaborator Dr. Katherine Flores

For more information on UCSF Fresno LCOE Research Internship please contact:

Julia Farfan, Research Analyst
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (415) 206-5198

Curriculum & Schedule

The 2020-2021 program is a 6-week summer program. 


The 2020 Program application can be found here

Application closes February 28, 2020. 


2019-2020 Cohort: 

Ali Abdullah
Atziri Barboza Gonzalez
Alejandro Buenrostro
Antonio Diaz
Allyssa Gomez
Mariela Ibarra
Alyssa Rivera
Rojina Nekoonam