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AAPS Issues Final Call for Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Award Nominations

Apr 21, 2014

Tampa, FL-The American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. (AAPS) has issued a final call nominations for theLouis W. Sullivan, MD, 2014 Health Policy Leadership Award. The deadline for nominations is April 30. The award is presented in honor of Louis W. Sullivan, M.D., former Secretary of the U.S. Department of 

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AJCM Report: Obstetrics Care Provided by Qualified Specialists Compared

Mar 10, 2014

Tampa, FL- A recent study published in the winter, 2014 edition of the American Journal of Clinical Medicine® (AJCM)concluded that the care delivered by family medicine physicians is comparable to patient care provided by OB/GYN specialists. This conclusion is reinforced and demonstrated when a physician becomes board certified through the Board of 

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AADM Calls for 2014 Disaster Medicine Service Award Nominations

Feb 11, 2014

Tampa, FL- The American Academy of Disaster Medicine (AADM®) is seeking nominations for the 2014 Distinguished Service Award. The award honors deserving individuals, organizations and communities positively affecting public health care in the disaster life cycle of preparation, planning, response and recovery. “Disaster medicine plays a key role in ensuring that 

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AADM Recommends to Get Ready Now

Sep 03, 2013

September is National Preparedness Month, and the American Academy of Disaster Medicine (AADM)reminds the public that disaster emergencies come in many forms, some natural and others man made. AADM strongly believes that every individual should be prepared with the knowledge of how to respond to disasters, and plan for their own 

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AAPS Governance Set for 2013-14

Aug 12, 2013

Tampa, FL — The American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. (AAPS) set its 2013-2014 Executive Committee and Board of Directors at its recent annual scientific meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico. All leadership terms began July 1. Executive Committee: Douglas L. Marciniak, D.O., FAAIM, President Kenneth M. Flowe, M.D., FAAEP, 

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ABOIM Offers Physician Board Certification in Integrative Medicine

Jun 03, 2013

Tampa, FL – The American Board of Integrative Medicine® (ABOIM®) is now accepting applications for qualified physicians interested in becoming certified in integrative medicine. ABOIM is a Member Board of the American Board of Physician Specialties (ABPS), the first multi-specialty certifying body to offer physician certification in integrative medicine. The 

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American Academy of Disaster Medicine Presents Distinguished Service Awards

Jul 11, 2012

Tampa, FL – Colorado Emergency Preparedness Partnership (CEPP) and NYC Medics were honored by the American Academy of Disaster Medicine (AADM) with its Distinguished Service Award. The awards were presented recently at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. in Marina del Rey, California. “It 

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AAPS Presents First Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Health Policy Leadership Award

Jul 11, 2012

Tampa, FL – The American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc. presented its first annual Louis W. Sullivan, MD, Health Policy Leadership Award to Omofolasade B. Kosoko-Lasaki, MD, FAASS at the June Scientific Annual Meeting in Marina del Rey, California. The award is named in honor of Louis W. Sullivan, M.D., 

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Integrative Medicine
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Urgent Care Medicine
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Emergency Medicine