Women’s Health Symposium 

Wednesday, June 26-Thursday, June 27, 2019

The fourth annual Rural Women’s Health Symposium is June 26-27 at Poco Diablo Resort in Sedona. The address is 1752 AZ-179, Sedona, AZ 86336.

This symposium is an opportunity for different organizations to share their best practices in serving women in rural Arizona and recognizing champions in rural women’s health with an award celebration. This year’s theme is “Enhancing Women’s Health and Wellness” Join the symposium to learn, network and discuss rural women’s health needs.

The keynote speakers are Maria Chavoya, regional manager for community affairs for Arizona Complete Health and Tina Brown, community advocate for Arizona Complete Health.

For more information and to register, click here.


Member pricing: $80.

Non-member pricing: $95.

Student pricing is $30.

The conference will include an awards luncheon on Day 1 and breakfast on Day 2.

Add-on training

Sonoran Prevention Works Training on June 26 from 8:30-11 a.m. is $25. (This fee is to cover the cost of breakfast only. The training is free.) This training is separate from the general conferences and requires registration as an add on, which can be added on with general conference registration by clicking here.


Eating for a Healthy Brain & Gut

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

5:30 p.m.  at The Core at La Encantada, 2905 E. Skyline Drive Suite 277, Tucson, AZ 85718

Free lecture with Sylvia Kwon, MSN, FNP-C
Nutrition plays a critical role in keeping our body and our brain strong.  While eating right can feel complicated at times, eating for a healthy brain and gut doesn’t have to be!  Join Sylvia Kwon, a TMCONE family nurse practitioner, as she looks at the nutritional guidelines for enhancing your gut microbiome for brain health. With a few tips and simple suggestions, you’ll be well on your way to making better dietary choices for you and your family.

RSVP by clicking here.

Call the Midwife: Introduction The Midwifery Center at TMC

Wednesday, July 17

5:30 p.m.  at The Core at La Encantada, 2905 E. Skyline Drive Suite 277, Tucson, AZ 85718

Free lecture with Greta Gill, CNM, and Diana Jolles, CMN
TMC is partnering with El Rio Health to bring Tucson the Midwifery Center at TMC for Women. This newly built birthing center is an optimal environment for mothers who seek a non-medical approach to birth and is the only facility in Tucson offering water birth. The discussion will be led by nurse midwives and will include a virtual tour of the center.  Learn about the unique aspects of midwife led care as you explore your preferences for pregnancy, birth and post-partum.

RSVP by clicking here.

2019 Tucson Go Red for Women Luncheon

Saturday, September 14, 2019

9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa
3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85745

Together we can save the lives of the women we love! Join us and learn how you can make a difference during the 2019 Tucson Go Red for Women Luncheon on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort.

This empowering event focuses on preventing heart disease and stroke by promoting healthy lifestyles, building awareness and raising critically-needed funds to support research and education initiatives. Attendees will learn the lifesaving skill of Hands-Only CPR and will be encouraged to take control of their health and know their numbers for blood pressure, cholesterol, BMI (Body Mass Index) and blood sugar.

Carondelet Medical Group will also host educational breakout sessions onsite and provide information resources that will educate women about their cardiovascular risk factors and prevention. This is an informative luncheon that you won’t want to miss!

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. – Educational Breakout Sessions and Health/Wellness Expo

11:30 a.m.- Lunch program

For more information and for sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ashley Oliveros at Ashley.Oliveros@heart.org or visit tucsongrfw.heart.org.
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ABMS Conference 2019

Monday, September 23-Wednesday, September 25

At the American Board of Medical Specialties national conference you will expand your knowledge, share best practice, connect with your peers and engage in professional development opportunities.

ABMS Conference 2019 is your premier opportunity to learn about innovations in physician assessment, learning and improvement. At this national conference you will expand your knowledge, share best practices, connect with your peers, and engage in professional development opportunities.

Join more than 500 professionals from across the health care community who will accelerate the transformation of Board Certification and the delivery of quality patient care.


Share your late-breaking research and best practices by submitting a poster. The ABMS Conference 2019 Poster Sessions is a great way to share your knowledge in one of the following subject areas:

  • Innovative Methodologies to Support the Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation of Physician Competence
  • Competency-based Continuing Professional Development Across the Certification System
  • Optimizing Best Practice in Board Certification Operations
  • Quality, Performance and Patient Outcomes Metrics Leveraged through Board Certification
  • The Impact of Data and Analytics on Board Certification

See a complete list of suggested topics.

Submission deadline for posters is Monday, July 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Submit your poster by clicking here.

Registration is open. Click here to register.

The conference will take place at JW Marriott Chicago 151 W. Adams St.  Chicago, IL 60603.

For more information on the conference, click here.