SOURCE: MHz Networks

November 07, 2005 13:29 ET

Press Conference Highlights Hablemos de Salud's Landmark 10th Anniversary

Rep. Robert Menendez and Dr. Elmer Huerta to Address Hispanic Healthcare

WASHINGTON DC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 7, 2005 -- "Hablemos de Salud," the nation's longest running Spanish-language medical television program, which delivers medical news and health advice, launches its tenth season on November 26, 2005 on MHz NETWORKS. The show focuses on changing lifestyles for the better and helping Latinos understand how the health care system functions and how it can help to better their lives and that of their families.

"Hablemos de Salud" is the product of a unique collaboration between health care professionals, broadcasters and legislators to reach Latinos, one of the most underserved communities in the Washington metropolitan area and the United States.

WHAT:

A press conference to highlight the impact that public television can have on underserved minority communities, helping them to understand, seek and receive better access to health care.

DATE:

Thursday, November 10, 2005

TIME:

10:00 a.m.

WHERE:

Room HC7, United States Capitol

WHO:

Rep. Robert Menendez
Elmer Huerta MD, MPH, Washington Hospital Center
Fred Thomas, General Manager, MHz NETWORKS

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jenna Reedy
    Telephone: 703.770.7135
    E-mail: Email Contact