THE WRIGHT CENTER TO CO-HOST 2013 AMERICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS (EASTERN PA) ASSOCIATES’ AND MEDICAL STUDENTS’ ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON SATURDAY, NOV. 9, 2013 AT THE COMMONWEALTH MEDICAL COLLEGE
November 1 – Scranton, Pennsylvania – The Wright Center is co-hosting the 2013 American College of Physicians (Eastern PA) Associates’ and Medical Students’ Annual Conference on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Commonwealth Medical College (TCMC) in Scranton (525 Pine Street, Scranton PA 18509). The event is co-hosted with TCMC and it is a the second consecutive year that it is being held in Scranton.
The day will include poster presentations, Medical Jeopardy (Doctor’s Dilemma) competition, lunch and prizes. This is an excellent opportunity for medical residents and medical students to showcase their talents and to meet informally with colleagues from other residencies in the region. The abstract categories include clinical vignettes (aka, cases), quality improvement projects and clinical research projects.
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For more than 35 years, The Wright Center has been a leader in providing excellent graduate medical education, allowing us to become the number one primary care physician manpower renewal force within Northeastern Pennsylvania.
The Wright Center is proudly recognized by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) as a pioneering Teaching Health Center (THC) Graduate Medical Education Consortium. Inspired by the Affordable Care Act, this initiative addresses physician workforce shortages – particularly in rural and inner-city areas – mal-distribution, and escalating healthcare disparities. The Wright Center offers residency training in Internal Medicine and Family Medicine, as well as a Cardiology Fellowship.
More info: www.thewrightcenter.org
The American College of Physicians (ACP) is a national organization of internists — physicians who specialize in the prevention, detection and treatment of illnesses in adults. ACP is the largest medical-specialty organization and second-largest physician group in the United States. Its membership of 137,000 includes internists, internal medicine subspecialists, and medical students, residents, and fellows.
More info: www.acponline.org/aboutacp/