AAHPM Week in Review: February 11-15

Happy Valentine’s Day! AAHPM members enjoy special savings all month long. If you’re interested in purchasing the 6th edition of the Primer of Palliative Care or Equianalgesic Tables, they are 50% off through February by using code PRIMER2019 and ETABLE2019. Note: the new 7th edition of these products will debut March 13. Shop now.

Applications are now being accepted for members to serve in AAHPM Council Leadership positions. Apply to lead the Academic Palliative Medicine or Hospice Medicine Council. Applications are due February 22nd.

Practicing in pediatric hospice and palliative medicine? Planning to attend the Annual Assembly in Orlando? The Academy has a scholarship opportunity for you. Apply for the Pediatric Access to Assembly Scholarship. Application deadline is February 22nd.

The Board of Directors approved changes to the AAHPM bylaws, which include:

  • all members should have the right to vote
  • only Physician and Emeritus members may hold an officer position
  • the Nominating Committee will nominate, and the members will elect, 2 Affiliate members to newly created Director-at-Large positions with full voting rights; and the committee will increase in size from 5 to 6 members and will include 1 Affiliate member.

You can review the bylaws, provide your feedback (by February 25th) or sign up for a webinar discussing the changes on aahpm.org (login to access this page).

Annual Assembly is only 25 days away. You can still register at AnnualAssembly.org. Don’t miss the meeting that will capture your heart, re-energize your spirit, and stimulate your mind.

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