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PRESIDENT'S CORNER

An evening with AMWA President, Farzanna Haffizulla, MD, FACP
Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014
5:30 p.m. Reception
6:15 p.m. Dr. Haffizulla will speak from her new book
Cleveland Clinic Ohio

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AMWA Board Call for Nominations
Applications are due Aug. 15. The AMWA Governance Committee is currently accepting nominations for positions on the Board of Directors beginning in the 2015-16 year. Apply here.
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Diversity and inclusion in leadership is so important in healthcare
Listen to why this is true, here.
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Register Now! AMWA Interim Meeting, Sept. 27-28, 2014
The AMWA Interim Meeting will take place Sept. 27-28, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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Announcing AMWA's New Fellowship Program
Recognizing distinguished members of AMWA who have accomplished outstanding achievements in science, medicine or academia. Apply Now
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AMWA Centennial Meeting — April 23-26, 2015
Celebrate 100 years in Chicago, Illinois, with AMWA!
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PHYSICIAN & WOMEN'S HEALTH NEWS

Doctors, nurses urge action following Hobby Lobby decision
Modern Healthcare
Not many issues in American politics unite nurses, primary care physicians and specialists. The U.S. Supreme Court found one recently.
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Growing shortage of clinical training sites challenges medical schools
AAFP
The report chalks up the shortage, in part, to the opening of new allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, the expansion of existing schools and larger class sizes.
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Doctors may soon be paid for not making you wait
Forbes
More doctor pay is being tied to patient satisfaction metrics, another sign healthcare may be coming more consumer-friendly, according to a new national analysis.
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The healthcare waiting game
The New York Times
One small consolation of our high-priced healthcare system — our $2.7 trillion collective medical bill — has been the notion that at least we get medical attention quickly.
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Telemedicine cuts travel time for patients
The Associated Press via San Francisco Gate
Some patients in Vermont who would normally have to drive two hours for medical care can now see a doctor via telemedicine.
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Should pelvic exam be skipped?
Annals of Internal Medicine
New advice urged doctors to stop performing routine pelvic exams in healthy women who aren’t pregnant and have no symptoms to warrant the exam.
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The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics needs you!
Over 1,000 uninsured patients need medical care on Aug. 9 in Madison WI, and we need physicians like you and me to volunteer some time and help take care of them!
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