2021 Virtual AMS Membership Meeting
May 14 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm CDT
Join your colleagues for the virtual Arkansas Medical Society Annual Membership Meeting! Whether you are a long-time member or medical student, this event will provide opportunities to hear the latest news on COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccines, and legislative issues from the 93rd Arkansas General Assembly.
Member Physician or Staff – $125
**Registration fee is $150 between May 1-13.
Non-Member Physicians – $225
**Registration fee is $250 between May 1-13.
Medical Students and Residents – $25
**Registration fee is $50 between May 1-13.
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|12:30 – 12:45||Introduction and Welcome|
|12:45 – 1:45||Happy Doctors||Kim Hodus, the Happiness Expert|
|1:45 – 1:50||Break and Visit Virtual Exhibit Hall|
|1:50 – 2:20||COVID Vaccination Update||Col. Rob “Gator” Ator,
Director, Military Affairs
Program Manager, COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment
Arkansas Department of Emergency Management
|2:20 – 2:50||COVID Update with ADH||Jose Romero, MD
Secretary, Arkansas Department of Health
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UAMS
|2:50 – 3:00||Break and Visit Virtual Exhibit Hall|
|3:00 – 4:30||AMS Legislative Update||H. Scott Smith, JD
Director of Governmental Affairs
Arkansas Medical Society
|4:30 – 4:45||Break and Visit Virtual Exhibit Hall|
|4:45 – 5:30||AMS Board of Trustees Meeting||Join us for the inauguration of the 2021-2022 AMS President, Danny Wilkerson, MD, and the swearing-in of our new district trustees. All members are invited to attend the board meeting.|
CONTRIBUTORS featured on our Virtual Exhibit Hall
This year, the Society will feature a Virtual Exhibit Hall accessible to the public from May 10 through May 14. Vendors will be available for you to learn about their organization and interact with them in a virtual setting.
- AMS Benefits, Inc.
- Alexion Pharmaceuticals
- Arkansas Children’s
- Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield
- First Security Bank
- MAI Capital Investments
- Stephens, Inc.
- State Health Alliance for Records Exchange (SHARE)