an Eating Disorder Patient Needs Medical Treatment: Perils, Pitfalls
Philip Mehler, MD, FACP, FAED, CEDS,
a leading medical expert on eating disorders
Free 1.5 CME roundtable discussion and dinner
sponsored by Eating Disorder Center at San Antonio
6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 10
17603 IH-10 West
limited; reservations required by Feb. 3
information, contact Ginger Martin
Medicine magazine is looking for a few good men and women.
Volunteers are sought for the BCMS Communications/ Publications Committee,
which oversees magazine articles. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Writers also are
needed on the topic: Why
I became a doctor. Send your submission
(approximately 400 words) to email@example.com
You and your guest are cordially invited to the
Installation of Officers honoring
James L. Humphreys, MD,
2015 BCMS President
Gerardo Ortega, MD,
2015 BCMS Foundation President
2015 BCMS Alliance President
Oak Hills Country Club
5403 Fredericksburg Road
San Antonio, TX 78229
Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Reception 6:30 p.m.
Dinner and Program 7 p.m.
Business or Cocktail Attire
Reservations are required
by Tuesday, Jan. 20.
Please call 301-4381, ext. 195,
or click here.
84th Legislative Session kicks off
Rep. Joe Straus re-elected house speaker
By Mary E. Nava, MBA
Chief Governmental and Community Relations Officer
On Tuesday, Jan. 13, the 84th Texas
Legislature began with its usual pomp and circumstance with the
swearing-in of the newly elected or returning state representatives
For San Antonio and Bexar County,
there was an added plus: Texas House Speaker Joe Straus was elected
to his fourth term as speaker. Stay tuned to this column for
information and updates from the 84th Session.
If you haven't already registered
to attend one of the upcoming First Tuesdays visits to the Capitol,
please do so today by clicking here.
For local discussion on this and other advocacy
topics, consider joining the BCMS Legislative and Socioeconomics
Committee by contacting Mary Nava.
BCMS appreciates renewing
Circle of Friends sponsor at the platinum level
Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT)
Platinum-level Circle of Friends sponsors
contribute $10,000 or more to BCMS annually.
Support our sponsors;
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Thank you to our BCMS Circle of Friends sponsors!
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but it is not an endorsement.
Donations from Circle of Friends sponsors help keep down
the cost of dues
and allow BCMS to continue to provide quality service to
The society continues its pledge to you and only will
involve itself in services
and programs that benefit you, the member, and your
Learn about the Choosing Wisely campaign and how it can
help you. Watch the Choosing Wisely CME webinar and earn 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
and 3.75 ethics credits.
For a limited time, the Choosing Wisely CME bundle
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