May 27, 2024

Crusader for Justice – Virgilio Licona

Virgilio Licona

A note from ACU’s Executive Director, Craig Kennedy:

Dr. Virgilio Licona, a great friend to me and to so many advocates for the underserved, passed away on March 29, 2016. His passing is a tremendous loss for his family, friends, colleagues, and the health care community. We will miss him deeply, and are honored to have witnessed the profound impact of his life’s work. For more information on his legacy, please visit his tribute page here. (!licona/n5kji)

I am proud to have known you, my friend.


Original Post:

The February edition of the Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved includes an article on a terrific example of a true clinician FOR the underserved. Dr. Virgilio Licona is profiled in an article authored by the Community Health Association of the Mountain/Plains States.

We are proud to highlight the full article on Dr. Licona here, and the February Journal edition is available online to all ACU members.