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Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013

News for International Medical Graduates

Save the date for "state of the section" call

Save the date for state of the section call

Mark your calendars for Oct. 24 and plan to attend the AMA International Medical Graduate (IMG) Section's first "state of the section" teleconference, hosted by the AMA-IMG Governing Council.

The teleconference will be held at 8 p.m. Eastern on Oct. 24. Participants include the IMG Section members, committee chairs, ethnic societies and state chairs of IMG Sections.

Register now for AMA-IMG Section Interim Meeting

AMA International Medical Graduates Section members and guests are invited to attend the 2013 AMA-IMG Section Interim Meetings, Nov. 15–17, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor, Md.

Register for the IMG Section Interim Meeting by Nov. 4 to ensure that you receive timely details about the meetings. On-site registration also will be available, although preregistration is strongly encouraged. Register online (AMA login required). View meeting, agenda and schedule information online.

Travel information: The AMA has discounted rates for travel arrangements. Book your hotel reservations online or call the Gaylord at (877) 382-7299. The deadline for the special AMA hotel rate at the hotel is Oct. 23. Special airline discounts are available on American Airlines and United Airlines.