OMA Day at the Capitol
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Legislators want to hear from physicians, PAs and students about the frontlines of providing health care in our state. This is a great opportunity to make YOUR voice heard and influence the legislative process in Salem.
Meet with key legislators and discuss the issues that matter to you and your profession, including:
- Making sure health system reform is working for your patients
- Addressing health care workforce challenges
- Improving public health, prevention and wellness
- Improving Oregon’s practice climate
Learn more and register at OMA Day at the Capitol.
Oregon 5th Annual Mental Health Conference
Joint production by Oregon Pediatric Society and Oregon Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
April 10th and 11th
This year's theme is Psychological First Aid: Getting Yourself Ready to Respond When Disaster Strikes. The conference will offer up to 13.5 Continuing Medical Education Credits and features Robert Pynoos, MD, MPH, and Melissa Brymer, PhD, PsyD, from the University of California Los Angeles and authors of Psychological First Aid Field Training Manual sponsored by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN). Other speakers include Keith Cheng, MD, Teri Pettersen, MD, Diane Yatchiminoff, PhD, and Wendy Silverthorne, LCSW. The conference flyer is available online.
Please register online today at www.occap.org/cme
If you are interested in being a sponsor or exhibitor, please contact Patrick Sieng at email@example.com.
2015 AAP National Legislative Conference
April 12-14, 2015, in Washington, DC
Participants will have the opportunity to develop their federal advocacy skills through interactive workshops, learn about timely child health policy topics, hear from several guest speakersfrom Congress and the Administration and visit with their legislators on Capitol Hill. If you are interested in attending and would like to be notified when registration opens, please email LegislativeConference@aap.org. For more information, please visit aap.org/legcon.
Oregon Medical Association's General Membership meeting
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8:00am to 1:30pm
OMEF Event Center, Portland
Meeting highlights include:
- Speaker: Steven Stack, MD, President-elect, American Medical Association
- Installation of New OMA Officers
- State of the OMA Presentation and Discussion
- Member Open Forum
More information at The OMA Web Site.
6th Annual Latino Health Equity Conference
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Portland State University
Smith Memorial Student Union - Third Floor
1825 SW Broadway
Portland, Oregon 97201
2015 Current Topics in Pediatric Conference
Randall Children's Hospital, Legacy Emanuel
Friday, November 6, 2015
8am - 4:30pm
Multnomah Athletic Club
1849 SW Salmon Street
Portland, OR 97205