AMA Wire

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

News for International Medical Graduates

Attend the AMA-IMG Section Congress, Candidates Forum

Attend the AMA-IMG Section Congress, Candidates Forum

The AMA International Medical Graduates (IMG) Section will hold its 15th annual Congress and Candidates Interview Forum on June 15 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. AMA Board of Trustees candidates will be interviewed, the slate of officers for the 2013 AMA-IMG Governing Council will be ratified and discussion of the House of Delegates business items will take place. If you are interested in giving an organizational report, email an inquiry to the AMA-IMG Section.

Visit the AMA-IMG Section Web page to register for the meeting. The AMA-IMG Section meeting will take place in conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates.

Register for Busharat Ahmad, MD, Leadership Development Program

All members of the AMA International Medical Graduates (IMG) Section are invited to attend the Busharat Ahmad, MD, Leadership Development Program, which will take place June 18 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.

Held as part of the AMA-IMG Section meeting, this leadership development program will feature Renato Alarcon, MD, who will discuss best practices for handling challenges in leadership. Dr. Alarcon is with the Mayo Clinic's department of psychiatry and psychology.

View the agenda for the meeting and find out more about this and other events.