We have 4 speakers lined up for our May local conference. Dr. John Mclaughlan- Mindfulness; N.P. Elizabeth Wheatley-Mood disorders, treating bipolar disorder in primary care; Dr. William Anderson- Safe prescribing of Opiods for the PCP; Dr Fortunato- Why you need a colorectal surgeon.
Other possibilities to provide a lengthier conference were- Dr Franchi or Chiang of ID and/or Michele Earnest- Alternative medicine.
Our site has been granted: The Fick Center, Auditoriums 1,2 and 3 are ours 5/5/17 from 8 am (onsite registration to start at 7:30am) to wrap up by 3pm. Attendance approximated at 70, round tables of 7, AV equipment requested.
The VCNP state conference enrollment is open now.
Discussion of a holiday gathering either 2/11 or 2/15/17. Michele will look into the Clubhouse at Idlewild for availability again this year.
Submitted 12/20/16 JPSF