Support from 15 National Organizations for Philadelphia Sugary Drink Tax

March 10, 2017 at 3:50 pm | Local, State

In a friend-of-the-court brief filed today with the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania in the case of Lora Jean Williams et al. v. City of Philadelphia et al., leading groups working to improve the health of communities provide scientific evidence of the severe consequences of sugary drinks and their impact in Philadelphia. The brief from the […]


Nominations now being accepted for PAMED’s 40 Under 40 Award

February 15, 2017 at 10:51 am | Medical Society, State

Do you know an early career physician who deserves recognition for being a leader in advancing medicine and patient care? PAMED will honor outstanding early career physicians under the age of 40 in our second annual Top Physicians Under 40 awards. Nominations are due April 14, 2017. See 2016 winners Nominate a Member Top Physicians Under […]


Docs Doing Good – Recognize a Deserving Colleague Today

January 25, 2017 at 10:55 am | Medical Society, State

Do you know a Pennsylvania physician who deserves to be recognized for their efforts and achievements? Here’s your chance to honor them. The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) is currently accepting nominations for the following awards: Top Physicians Under 40 Award Recognizes PAMED member early career physicians who are up-and-coming leaders. The nominee must be under […]


Pennsylvania Teen Health Week, January 9-13, 2017

January 3, 2017 at 4:20 pm | Local, State

Pennsylvania students, schools, medical professionals and teen health advocates are invited to join members of the PA Department of Health and Lawmakers to celebrate the start of the 2nd Annual Pennsylvania Teen Health Week. The event is free and no tickets are required. Wear something Lime Green! Here is what is going to happen at […]


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