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UAPD Updates

Medscape Declares “Physicians Need to Unionize Now”

Medscape Declares “Physicians Need to Unionize Now”

In "Physicians Need to Unionize Now," Medscape's Melissa Walton-Shirley writes about the urgent need for physician unionization. She identifies UAPD an organization that is helping get that done. The Union of American Physicians and Dentists (UAPD), which was...

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CDCR Doctors Eligible for Student Loan Repayment

UAPD wants to thank the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) for spreading the word about the Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Loan Repayment Program (STAR LRP), which is administered by the federal Health Resources &...

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Organizing During COVID-19

How do you get a group of workers from a Zoom call to the picket lines? Tap into strong leaders. This fall, months into the COVID pandemic, the physicians and APP at MultiCare Indigo were still fighting for N95 masks while their employer denied that proper PPE was...

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Resources for DVI Doctors

On July 8, 2021, the Union of American Physicians and Dentists (UAPD) met with the California Department of Human Resources (CalHR) regarding the notification of staffing reductions due to the Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI) closure. The UAPD received a list of...

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