April 26, 2016
Area(s) of Interest: Physician Leadership
Steve Larson, M.D., president of the California Medical Association (CMA), representing over 41,000 physicians statewide, issued the following statement on the election of Joaquin Arambula, M.D., to the California State Assembly representing the 31st District:
“Today, we congratulate Dr. Joaquin Arambula on a well run campaign and a well deserved victory.
“CMA diligently advocates on behalf of providers and patients to improve health care in the Central Valley and across the state. Last night was another step in the right direction to ensure all Californians have access to high quality care.
“Like the voters in his district, we know that Dr. Arambula has a passion for improving the health of those in the Central Valley. We are confident he will bring that passion to Sacramento and we look forward to working with him to develop innovative solutions to our state’s health care challenges.”