Because of the COVID-19 virus, please confirm live conferences/trainings/workshops are still scheduled. Pima County Medical Society will do its best to keep information updated. 

 

Tucson Physicians’ Forum

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Tucson Physician’s Forum to meet at 11:30 a.m. at The Hungry Fox Restaurant & Country Store, 4637 E. Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711, on Thursday, June 18. Members of TFP, please e-mail Dr. Dick Dale at rdale9136@aol.com or call (520) 548-3746.

 

Women’s Health Symposium

New August date pending, 2020

5th Annual Rural Women’s Health Symposium: Advancing Health Equity for Women

Save the Date: August date pending 2020 at Poco Diablo Resort in Sedona

This year’s theme is Advancing Health Equity for Women. The goal for this symposium is to explore a wide variety of approaches and factors that can impact women’s health through a health equity lens. “By health equity, we mean everyone has the opportunity to attain their highest level of health” (APHA). Find out more about inequities in this linked APHA document. We hope to raise awareness and increase knowledge of health related issues among women and health equity in rural Arizona.

Deadline for proposals and nominations is February 26, 2020

Submit a presentation proposal: Submit electronically on SurveyMonkey. Or, download a Word document and email it to Lorraine along with your resume to lorrainer@aachc.org.

Nominate a Rural Health Champion: Submit a nomination through SurveyMonkey.

Check back for more information on hotel and scholarships.

Contact: Lorraine at lorrainer@aachc.org or (602) 218-3917.

Lung Force Expo

Friday, November 20, 2020

Build a lung health community and redefine what it means to live with lung disease. 

The Lung Force Expo will be take place in Phoenix.

Whether you live with a lung disease, care for someone who does or are a healthcare provider, the LUNG FORCE Expo gives you the chance to the learn the latest trends, resources and research surrounding lung cancer, COPD, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis and other lung diseases. LEARN. CONNECT. GROW. 

PATIENT EDUCATION PROGRAM You don’t have to live with a lung disease alone. This track is offered to those with lung cancer, COPD, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis and other lung diseases and their caregivers. 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAM This track offers Continuing Education Credits for registered nurses, respiratory therapists and certified health education specialists as well as the chance to connect with others in their field. 

The American Lung Association in Arizona is an approved continuing education sponsor through the Arizona Society of Respiratory Care.This activity will be submitted to Greater Valley Area Health Education Center for approval to award contact hours (GVAHEC). GVAHEC will facilitate credits approved by The California Board of Nursing for CNE Credits and the AAFP for CME credits.

For more information, click here. Questions? E-mail stacey.mortenson@lung.org or call (602) 258-7505.