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Addiction/Physician’s Health Program Overview

Educational Objectives:
To increase awareness of addiction and other causes of physician impairment. To provide practical advice for physicians re: how to identify addiction & advise their colleagues. To provide a brief overview of the Foundation’s Physicians’ Health Program.

Presenters:
Jon Shapiro, MD, Medical Director, Physicians’ Health Program
Kendra Parry, MS, CADC, CIP, CCSM
Cost: $500

Presentation Time: 1 hour

LifeGuard Educational Presentation

Educational Objectives:
To increase awareness of the clinical skills assessment programs offered through the Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society. In this session, participants will learn about the pathways and situations in which an individual may benefit from clinical skills assessment including: reentry, clinical skills assessment and monitoring, fitness for duty/late-career physician assessments, and consent agreement fulfillment. Goals are to increase participants' understanding of the assessment. We will present resources available to assessment physicians in various situations. Case scenarios will be reviewed.

Presenters:
Heather Wilson, MSW, CFRE, Executive Director of the Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society
Marcia Lammando, LifeGuard Program Director

Cost: $0

Presentation Time: 1 hour

Contact Heather Wilson at hwilson@pamedsoc.orgor 717.558.7851 to schedule a presentation. Also, check out www.LifeGuardProgram.com for CME Offerings.

Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society 101 Presentation

Educational Objectives:
To increase awareness of programs offered through the Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society. In this session, participants will review the service lines of the Foundation including the Physicians’ Health Program, LifeGuard, and Student Financial Services. 

Presenters:
Heather Wilson, MSW, CFRE, Executive Director of the Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society

Cost: $0 presentation is for information purposes

Presentation Time: 1 hour

Email Heather Wilson to schedule a presentation.