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‘Meet-And-Greet’ AMA President-Elect Barbara McAneny, MD

Hosts and panel


Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 6 PM - 8 PM

New Orleans Area physicians and medical students gathered last night for a "Meet-And-Greet" and presentations from health experts featuring from left to right: John Wales, MD, President, Jefferson Parish Medical Society (JPMS); Barbara McAneny, MD, President-Elect, American Medical Association; Jay Kaplan, MD, FACEP, Medical Director of Care Transformation, LCMC Health; Hallet Watz, MD, Chief Medical and Compliance Officer, MedData; and George Ellis, MD, President, Orleans Parish Medical Society (OPMS).

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Orleans Parish Medical Society (OPMS) and Jefferson Parish Medical Society (JPMS) will host a ‘Meet-And-Greet’ for members and prospective with the American Medical Association's new president-elect, Barbara L. McAneny, MD. The event will take place at LCMS Health's new Conference Center located on the Children's Hospital New Orleans campus, 200 State Street, New Orleans, LA 70118.

After a brief reception, Dr. McAneny and a panel of local health experts will discuss the mental health challenges that impact the United States and the Greater New Orleans Area. All OPMS and JPMS members and prospective members are invited to attend the event on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 6 PM - 8 PM.

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Interested physicians and medical students are encouraged to RSVP at email@opms.org.

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