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academy of medicine cincinnatiWe have re-designed our website with the user in mind. You will find in-depth information about the Academy of Medicine and all it has to offer. Thank you for visiting and please come back often. Explore our site and let us know if you have any questions or comments.

Members are our business, and we have enhanced the membership area of the website with the inclusion of a members-only login that will allow you access to a host of member benefits. In order to set up your account, the Academy must have a current email address for you. If you are having difficulty with the member login, please send an email, and the staff will check that your email address is active in the Academy’s database. We will send a follow-up to confirm that your login can be activated.

In addition, you will now be able to renew your membership online. If you have not yet taken care of your 2018 dues - you can renew your membership online.

wellness programThe Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati recognizes the importance of physician wellness in today's health care environment.

Therefore the Academy of Medicine has joined forces with others in the local health care community (under the auspices of the Cincinnati Coalition for Physician Wellness) to address this issue and develop strategies to promote wellness through education and prevention.

In order to meet your needs, we are asking your input in designing educational and prevention strategies for the Academy's component of the community-wide wellness initiative.

We want to hear from you! It should only take a few minutes to complete the survey. Thank you in advance for helping to shape this important initiative.

Advertise with the AcademyThe Academy has begun work on the 63rd edition of the Medical Directory of Greater Cincinnati. The 2018-2019 edition is scheduled to be published/distributed in June 2018, and we invite you to advertise in the upcoming edition.

The publication features comprehensive individual listings for Academy members; group listings; cross references by specialty and location; and much more. Health care professionals will use the Medical Directory time and again over the two-year period allowing for maximum exposure for your practice, product, or service. Rates are very competitive and offer a cost-effective way to reach the regional health care community.

Questions about advertising? Email to  Academy Executive Director Natalie Peterson or call 513-421-7010, ext. 333.

teamworkThe Academy of Medicine has formed workgroups to address its key initiatives for 2018. Academy Council members will be serving on the groups and all Academy members are invited to join them. The groups and their current members are:

Physician Wellness – Regina Whitfield-Kekessi, MD (chair); Anne Like, MD; and Gregory Rouan, MD; Rajbir Minhas, MD

Political & Professional Advocacy – Marvin Rorick, MD (chair); Elizabeth Muennich, MD; Rajbir Minhas, MD; Matthew Hardin, MD; Regina Whitfield-Kekessi, MD; Sophia Tang; Kate Meizlish

Dispute Resolution/Legal Practice Issues – Carol Egner, MD (chair); E. Wymann Morriss, MD

Educational Activities – Barry Brook, MD (chair); Laura Trice, MD; Ronald Merkel, MD; Lisa Haglund, MD; Matthew Hardin, MD; Gregory Rouan, MD

Social Activities – Adam Miller, MD (chair); Anne Like, MD; Elizabeth Muennich, MD; E. Wymann Morriss, MD; Lisa haglund, MD; Gregory Rouan, MD

If you are interested in serving or need more information, contact Academy Executive Director Natalie Peterson by email, call 513-421-7010 (ext. 333), or contact a committee member.

Southwest Ohio Internal Medicine Update & Review Course to be held in February

Academy of Medicine members are invited to attend the Southwest Ohio Internal Medicine Update & Review Course 2018 to be held February 1–4 and 8–11 at the Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center in Clifton. Registration is available for the entire course or select sessions. Special lodging rates are also available. Academy members receive a significant discount on registration fees.

See the brochure for a tentative schedule of topics.

As a board review course, the event will provide an intensive review of medicine for physicians preparing for the ABIM initial and recertification examinations. Additionally, the course will allow an in-depth review with recent updates for physicians and advanced nurse practitioners practicing internal medicine and other disciplines, and offers CME and MOC credit.

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