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Specialty and Service Society Meeting Agenda

2015 AMA Interim House of Delegates
Atlanta Marriot Marquis
Atlanta, GA

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Marquis Salon B
Box lunches will be served.

12:00 p.m. 12:10 p.m.
Welcoming Remarks
James Caruso, MD, Chair SSS Governing Council

12:10 p.m. 12:15 p.m.
Approval of the Minutes from A-15 SSS Meeting

12:15 p.m. 12:20 p.m.
Report of the Rules Committee
Hugh Taylor, MD

12:20 p.m. 12:30 p.m.
Presentations by BOT Candidates
William McDade, MD
Jack McIntyre, MD

Gamini Soori, MD

Distribution of ballots for SSS endorsement

12:30 p.m. 1:50 p.m.
Report from the House Business Committee
Gary Bryant, MD, Chair

Guest Speakers:
Cindy Brown, AMA Vice President Government Affairs
Lisa Egbert, MD, Council on Medical Service

2:00 p.m.
House of Delegates

Sunday, November 15, 2015

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Meeting of Section Council Chairs

No regular meeting of the SSS will take place on Sunday.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Marquis Salon C

7:00 a.m.
Call to order
James Caruso, MD Chair, SSS Governing Council

AMA Board Update
Barbara McAneny, MD, Immediate Past Chair

7:05 a.m. 7:15 a.m.
Report from the Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs
Stephen Brotherton, MD

7:15 a.m. 7:25 a.m.
Report from the Council on Medical Service
Robert Hertzka, MD

7:25 a.m. 7:35 a.m.
Report from the Council on Long Range Planning and Development
Gamini Soori, MD

7:35 a.m. 7:45 a.m.
Report from the Council on Science and Public Health
Louis Kraus, MD

7:45 a.m. – 7:55 a.m.               
Report from the Council on Constitution and Bylaws
Cyndi Yag-Howard, MD

7:55 a.m. – 8:05 a.m.  
Report from the Council on Medical Education
Patricia Turner, MD

8:05 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. 
Report from the Council on Legislation
Jack Beller, MD

8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
House Business Committee Report
Gary Bryant, MD