As an organization of physicians, the AMS has an obligation to help slow the spread of the virus. Recommendations to avoid large gatherings are changing daily with initial thresholds set at 200, then reduced to 100, and now to 50.
Based upon the most current information, the AMS Executive Committee has determined it necessary and prudent to cancel the May 1st AMS Annual Membership Meeting. If you have already registered, you will be receiving a refund by the end of the week.
The Inaugural Gala honoring incoming president Chad Rodgers, MD will be rescheduled, possibly in conjunction with the summer Board of Trustees meeting on August 5.