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Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health

Thomas Jefferson University in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA) and Fleisher Art Memorial, and sponsored by Elsevier, is hosting the Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health, a program that explores the role of the arts in health- from observation training to burnout prevention- with healthcare students, faculty and trainees, artists and […]

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Join PAMED’s First-Ever Women Physicians Caucus

PAMED invites all women physicians and medical students who are PAMED/PCMS members to join its new Women Physicians Caucus (WPC). Learn about effective networking Voice concerns and share common experiences Educate and encourage paths to leadership roles in organized and academic medicine Establish a network of women physician leaders Advocate to advance PAMED policy on issues affecting women and advise the PAMED […]

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Congressional Budget Office Scoring of American Health Care Act

On March 13th, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a report (Click Here to Download the Report) providing its estimates of the impact the American Health Care Act (AHCA) would have on federal spending, the health insurance market, and the number of Americans with health care coverage.  Below is a top line summary of the […]

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Health Reform Update

On Thursday, March 9, the House Committees on Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce completed consideration of draft reconciliation legislation.  The Ways and Means committee considered the bill for approximately 18 hours while the Energy and Commerce committee meeting lasted more than 27 hours.  In the end, neither bill was amended significantly and the […]

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