LA City Mayoral Appointed Commissioner
Dr. Andrea Garcia (Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikara) is a Physician Specialist with the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health. She completed a fellowship in research and policy with the National Clinician Scholars Program at UCLA, and she trained in General and Preventive Medicine with the California Department of Public Health. Her current work focuses on research and systems improvement pertaining to urban Native American health and wellbeing, looking broadly at the structural determinants of health to improve heath equity, and improving workforce diversity. She is a Board Member for the United American Indian Involvement, We Are Healers, Building the Next Generation of Academic Physicians, and is proud to serve as a Mayoral Appointee for the Los Angeles City/County Native American Indian Commission.
Last modified: June 8, 2021