A Drop of Life: The Global Water Crisis and Its Unique Impact on Women

March 3, 2017 at 11:14 am | Local

Filmmaker and eco-activist Shalini Kantayya will present her award-winning short film about the global water crisis, A Drop of Life, and discuss the borderless global water crisis’ unique impact on women all over the world. A Drop of Life was used as a tool to organize for water rights in 40 villages across Africa- making […]


XXII Doctor Carlos Finlay Conference, Saturday, March 25

February 15, 2017 at 10:40 am | Local, Medical Society

Save the Date – The Society of Ibero Latin American Medical Professionals (SILAMP) and The Philadelphia County Medical Society present The XXII Doctor Carlos Finlay Conference: The Contamination of Water and the Healthcare of Our Community. Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017 Time: 7:30 AM – 2 PM Location: The Philadelphia County Medical Society, Pfahler Auditorium 2100 […]


Scope of Pain CME Program, Saturday, March 18

February 15, 2017 at 10:29 am | Local, Medical Society

PCMS has partnered with Prevention Point and several other agencies to present the “SCOPE of Pain” education program, provided by Boston University School of Medicine. SCOPE of Pain is a nationally recognized CME program that uses current evidence-based practice to teach healthcare professionals how to safely and effectively manage patients with chronic pain, if appropriate, […]


Reminder: Deadline for Award Nominations is February 15th

February 13, 2017 at 4:21 pm | Local, Medical Society

The deadline for getting in your nominations for the Strittmatter Award, Cristol Award, Practitioner of the Year Award, and The Dr. Vanitha Appadorai Vaidya Award for Humaneness in Medicine is fast approaching. This Wednesday, February 15th will be the last day that we are accepting nominations. Do not miss this opportunity to have a physician […]


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