The 2017 Latin America Regional Meeting was held March 9-10, 2017 at the Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Ciudad de México, in Mexico City, Mexico. The two-day meeting, themed International Collaboration of Academic Health Centers: Improving Global Health, Health Professions Education, and Biomedical Research was hosted by the TecSalud, Tecnologico de Monterrey. This international conference provided a unique opportunity for networking, exchanging ideas, and sharing best practices with academic health leaders from Latin America and worldwide. The meeting program highlighted models of best practices in collaborative partnerships and focused on the critical issue of alignment in clinical care, biomedical research, and health professions education.