Senior Physicians

SPS Interim Meeting agenda & resources

Nov. 16 | Manchester Grand Hyatt | San Diego, California

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Online registration is closed, but you can still register onsite at no cost.

Interim Meeting of the House of Delegates

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Hotel, travel and child care

Visit the 2019 Interim section meetings site to reserve a hotel room, reserve child care and download the AMA meetings app.

Meeting documents

SPS meeting documents will be posted here as they become available.

Resolution submission

Contribute to SPS policymaking efforts by submitting a resolution for consideration at the 2020 SPS Annual Meeting. The resolution submission deadline for this year’s Interim Meeting was Aug. 2. 

Online member forum: Provide input on SPS policy proposals

Sept. 16-27 
Access the SPS online member forum to review and comment on policy proposals that will be discussed during the 2019 SPS Interim Meeting. 

New to the policy-making process? Access our new education module, How AMA Policy is Made, and learn how SPS members influence the AMA’s policymaking efforts.

SPS programming

Recruiting, retaining, retraining, and rewarding community physicians
3-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, Grand Hall D (Hyatt)
Co-hosted by AMA Academic Physicians Section (APS) and the AMA Senior Physicians Section (SPS)

  • Accreditation Statement: The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • Designation Statement: The AMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The impact of vision and hearing loss in the senior population – Why seeing and hearing are believing
Noon-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, Grand Hall C (Hyatt)
Hosted by the AMA Senior Physicians Section (SPS)

  • Accreditation Statement: The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • Designation Statement: The AMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Free hearing tests

8-10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, Mission Hills (Marriott)
Hosted by the AMA Senior Physicians Section (SPS) and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)
Advance registration is required and is on a first come, first served basis. Register now.

Future meetings

Save the date for these SPS events: 

  • 2019 SPS Interim Meeting: Nov. 16, San Diego
  • 2020 SPS Annual Meeting: June 5, Chicago
  • 2020 SPS Interim Meeting: Nov. 13, San Diego