AMPAC Holds 2014 Candidate Workshop
On February 14-16, 2014, AMPAC conducted the annual Candidate Workshop in Arlington, VA. Despite a crippling Feb. 13 snowstorm that affected travel all along the east coast, 38 attendees participated, including: 24 physicians; 7 medical students (including 3 students who were stranded after the February 12-13 AMA Student Advocacy Day); 6 physician spouses/immediate family members; and 1 Federation staffer. The attendees hailed from 20 states (CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, MD, NJ, NY, ND, OK, PA, TN, TX, VA). Attendees of note included AMA House of Delegates Speaker Andrew W. Gurman, MD and incoming Medical Student member of the AMA Board of Trustees Sam Mackenzie, PhD.
KPAC, AMPAC Host 2nd 2014 Regional Seminar
OMPAC, AMPAC Co-host Regional Campaign & Grassroots Seminar
40 physicians and friends of medicine gathered at the headquarters of the Oregon Medical Association (OMA) on January 24th for â€śLearn to be Your Best Advocate,â€ť the first of at least 6 Regional Campaign and Grassroots Seminars to be co-hosted by AMPAC and state medical societies in 2014. The 6 hour training featured practical tips for improving physiciansâ€™ legislative and political effectiveness in both Salem and Washington, DC. more
AMPAC Co-Hosts Campaign Seminar with CMS
On October 12th, 50 physicians and medical students attended a Regional Campaign and Grassroots Seminar in Denver, CO co-hosted by the Colorado Medical Society (CMS) and AMPAC. more
Another Successful AMPAC Federation Meeting