Robert B. Goldberg, DO
President of OSMAP
News and Latest Information
OSMAP Membership Meeting set for June 6
The next OSMAP General Membership Meeting will be held on Friday, June 6, 2014, from 2:00 - 5:00pm in Grand Ballroom A at the Hyatt Regency Chicago in conjunction with the AMA Annual Meeting. All state medical association presidents, presidents-elect, past presidents and executive directors are encouraged to attend. Following the meeting, OSMAP will host a Reception in partnership with the Physicians Foundation beginning at 5:00pm in Grand Ballroom B. All OSMAP members and their guests are welcome to attend..
The agenda for this meeting will be posted here in the near future.
Physicians Foundation White Paper Examines ACA Roll-out
"Nearly three years after initial enactment in 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) has shifted from a complex social engineering theory to “boots on the ground.” These provisions, a defining test of President Barack Obama’s second term, are well underway to being implemented nationwide..." To review the entire white paper, click here. For more information regarding The Physicians Foundation, go to www.physiciansfoundation.org.
2013 Forum Program Explores ACO's and Ethics
The 2013 Forum Educational Program, was held on Sunday, November 17, in conjunction with the AMA Interim Meeting. The program: "Accountable Care - Who's Accountable to Whom? Upholding Physician Ethics and Patient Trust," drew nearly 180 attendees and offered two hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CME credit. The presentation, organized in collaboration with the AMA, featured three distinguished speakers and was moderated by Nancy Nielsen, MD, PhD, AMA Past President. Click here for a copy of the program flyer. Copies of all three presentations can be found under the Forum "Past Programs" tab on this web site.
Forum Program - 2012
The Forum for Medical Affairs presented its annual educational program on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at the Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu. The program: "Personalized Medicine IS your Future: Your Genes - Wear Them Well!" had 150 attendees and offered CME credit. The program was very well-received. Speaker presentations can be found under "Past Programs." Special thanks to the AMA and its Council on Science and Public Health for their collaboration and support of The Forum in presenting this program!
2011 Forum Program Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
The Forum has partnered with the AMA to offer CME credit for those who wish to review the DVD. CME materials can be found by clicking here.
Jay Jayasankar, MD