Executive and Board of Director meetings are held in the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation board room, 3182 N. Swan Road.

Executive Committee:
2019
Tuesday, February 26, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 23, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 28, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 25, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July – No Meeting
Tuesday, August 27, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 24, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 22 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday November 12, 6:30 p.m.

Board of Directors

2019
Tuesday, January 8         6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 26          6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, April 23          6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 28            6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 25           6:30 p.m.
July – No Meeting
Tuesday, August 27         6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 24  6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 22        6:30 p.m.
November – No Meeting
Tuesday, December 3    6:30 p.m.

Membership / Special Meetings
2019
Tuesday, November 5, (Announce nominations, accept nominations from floor)
Tuesday, December 3, 7:00 p.m. (Held after BOD meets, election winners declared

Committees
The PCMS Board of Directors recently formed new committees to serve membership and renamed the Ethics Committee. Meeting dates and locations will be announced as they become available. These committees are:

Elections/Membership Committee
The Committee is responsible for organizing Society elections, recruiting candidates, mailing of ballots and delivering the result of the election to the Board of Director and membership.

The Committee develops and  implements strategies for membership recruitment, retention and engagement.

Advocacy Committee (Physician and Patient)
The purpose of the Advocacy Committee is to address concerns regarding the health or healthcare of the community and the ability of physicians to practice medicine in the best interests of the citizens of Pima County. For example: the effects of policies and procedures of outside entities such as third-arty payers, hospitals, clinics and others that negatively impact the health care of the community or ability of physicians to properly treat their patients may be addressed. The committee will work educate the public and build a positive working relationship between physicians and other entities to improve patient and community health and healthcare.

Education/CME Committee
The role of the Education/CME Committee is to identify key local and national health care topics to develop relevant educational programs to PCMS members and community. The committee will work with partners and groups to coordinate and finance high-quality educational programs and events.

Legislative Committee
The Committee reviews state legislation affecting physicians and patients. Positions are recommended to the PCMS Board as needed for final approval. The Committee works in conjunction with the Arizona Medical Association (ArMA) specialty societies and like-minded organizations. The Committee authors and presents Board-approved legislative resolutions (directives) to the ArMA House of Delegates at their annual meeting.

Ethics Committee
The Committee will address multiple ethical issues and situations facing physicians in the practice of medicine. It includes the obligations and relationships between physicians and patients as well as physicians with other physicians and entities.

History Committee
History Committee meetings are followed by Pima County Medical Foundation Dinner and Speaker Series at 6:30 p.m. RSVP for dinner and Speaker Series at 795-9584 or visit http://pimamedicalfoundation.org/.

Meetings and Speaker Series events are held at the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation Conference Center, 3182 N. Swan Road

January 8, 2019, 5:15 p.m.