STATEMENT FROM OUR BOARD
Speak Out for Surgery at UCLA is committed to elevating marginalized voices; we stand firmly and proudly in support of Black Lives Matter. Read our full statement here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19
Surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, we understand that many students and families may be facing difficulties right now. For additional support we are able to:
Direct you to applicable resources (financial, employment, food, health, etc.) if you or someone you know has been affected by COVID-19
Provide a platform for you to share your opinion on the healthcare system, the COVID-19 pandemic, or any other health-related matter
Feel free to submit any concerns and resources you may need or share your personal story (anonymously if desired) by filling out this form.
Please contact us for further information through email at or the contact form here.
An Urgent Issue
Healthcare disparities in America, especially Southern California and the greater Los Angeles area, have become increasingly apparent over the years.
A glaring 17% of people in California are uninsured and consequently unable to receive essential medical assistance.
A majority of uninsured individuals reside around Los Angeles and its surrounding area.