Feb. 24, 2019

Vol. 8, No. 8

In this Issue…
BCMS Membership Meeting
Active Shooter Exercise
Championing Immunizations Training
BCMS Alliance Luncheon

BCMS Wine Tour
Next First Tuesdays is March 5

      Support BCMS Circle of Friends Sponsors
Avid Wealth Partners
Kuper Sotheby’s International Realty

BCMS Membership Meeting

Active Shooter Exercise

Bexar County Medical Society (BCMS) and the Alamo Area Medical Reserve Corp (MRC) have partnered with Bexar County Constable Michelle Barrientes Vela (Precinct 2) to participate in a Full-Scale Active Shooter Exercise, led by M. Garcia, Captain of Operations. Capt. Garcia with Precinct 2 has assured us that this exercise will be as close to a real Active Shooter scenario as you can possibly get.


The exercise will be held Sat, March 9, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

at the BCMS headquarters, 4334 N. Loop 1604 W, Ste 200, 78249.


This exercise is not limited to only BCMS Emergency Preparedness Committee and MRC Members.

If you know of anyone that would be interested in participating please feel free to pass along.

To register for the Active Shooter exercise, please register on the Eventbrite link below.

Eventbrite: Full-Scale Active Shooter Exercise


Dress code: Casual / Tennis Shoes

Space is limited, if you are planning on attending please register ASAP.


Championing Immunizations Training

Metro Health’s Immunization Program is sponsoring a training for VFC clinicians “Championing Immunizations to Improve Rates in Your Clinic”. The training will be provided by Cherise Rohr-Allegrini, PhD, MPH from The Immunization Partnership, and is specifically geared to help VFC sites and providers improve quality of care and overall coverage in adolescent vaccination rates, and is provided as part of the CDC’s quality improvement initiative.


Date: March 8  from 1-2 p.m.


RSVP here if interested


Location: Urban Ecology Center, Phil Hardberger Park, 8400 N.W. Military Highway, 78230


BCMS Alliance Luncheon

BCMS Wine Tour

Next First Tuesdays is March 5

Circle of Friends Gold Sponsor

Circle of Friends Gold Sponsor




Thank you to our BCMS Circle of Friends sponsors!

Donations from Circle of Friends sponsors help keep down the cost of dues and allow

BCMS to continue to provide quality service to its members.


The society continues its pledge to you and only will involve itself in

services and programs that benefit you, the member, and your patients.



Bexar County Medical Society

4334 N Loop 1604 W., Suite 200

San Antonio, TX 78249




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