Guidance from role models, mentors, and sponsors is key to professional growth and can help physicians navigate institutional culture, policy, expectations for governance responsibilities, and available opportunities. Physician leaders will share their proven strategies for getting involved in organized medicine.
Why should you join organized medicine?
What advice was the most helpful for you in your career?
How do you deal with subconscious gender bias?
What advice would you give your younger self looking back?
What is the best way to develop a local support network?
Learning Objectives Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:
Discuss strategies and opportunities for getting involved in organized medicine;
Identify leadership pathways and discuss the role of other medical societies; and
Recognize and participate in advocacy opportunities for issues and concerns facing women in medicine.
CME Disclosure Policies and standards of the Texas Medical Association, the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, and the American Medical Association require that speakers and planners for continuing medical education activities disclose any relevant financial relationship they may have with commercial entities whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of the CME activity.
The content of this material does not relate to any product of a commercial interest; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
ACGME/ABMS Competencies This program addresses the following desirable physician attributes: Interpersonal and Communication Skills and Professionalism
Return Policy No refunds or exchanges will be processed for this program.
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (Enduring) The Texas Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Texas Medical Association designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
On select courses, the Texas Medical Association requires physician to complete 70-percent of the test questions correctly to receive credit for this course.