Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013
News for Women Physicians
Register for inaugural AMA-WPS meeting set for Nov. 16
Registration for the first official business meeting of the AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) is now open. The AMA-WPS business meeting and reception, held in conjunction with the AMA Interim Meeting, will take place from 5:30–7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.
The business meeting agenda will include a celebration of the newly established AMA-WPS and honorees of the Mentor Recognition Program. Attendees also will review the AMA House of Delegates handbook and AMA-WPS items of business.
Email the AMA-WPS to submit a resolution to the section or learn more about the upcoming meeting. The AMA-WPS resolution deadline is Oct. 10.
AMA-WPS to host educational program
If you're planning to attend next month's AMA Women Physicians Section business meeting and reception in National Harbor, don't miss "Women utilizing their political capital to improve health" Nov. 16.
This session will take place from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. Nan Hayworth, MD, former U.S. congresswoman from New York, will present. This event has been approved for 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
This session is sponsored by the AMA Women Physicians Section in collaboration with the AMA sections and special groups.