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Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012

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Conference to take on toughest state-level health care issues

Conference to take on toughest state-level health care issues

Hundreds of physicians and medical association executives will come together Jan. 3–5 in Aventura, Fla., to set strategy for shaping state legislative action in 2013 on key issues that affect physicians' daily practice of medicine.

The 2013 State Legislative Strategy Conference, hosted by the AMA, brings together leaders from state and specialty medical societies to identify state legislative priorities, coordinate campaign development and determine strategies for organized medicine to make its mark on key health care issues in the state legislative arena. Register today to be a part of this influential event.

Nationally renowned speakers and legislative experts will discuss policy solutions and strategies covering pressing topics in medicine, including:

  • Drug diversion
  • State-based delivery and payment reform
  • Administrative simplification
  • State implementation of the Affordable Care Act
  • Medicaid expansion
  • Health information exchanges

The conference will be held at the Turnberry Isle Miami resort in Aventura, Fla.