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Dr. Davis to represent RIC at the Annual AMA Meeting

Created June 8, 2017 by in Retina Specialist
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The Retina Institute’s Michael Davis, MD will be attending the annual American Medical Association meeting in Chicago, Illinois, as a Delegate for the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Davis, along with other medical professionals in a wide variety of fields, will be discussing and establishing policy on medical, health, professional, and governance matters within AMA.

The American Medical Association strives towards creating the best possible outcomes for patients in the sustainable physician practice arena. The event will kick off on Friday, June 9th, and conclude on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017.

Issues being tackled this year include:

  • Physicians’ role in social media and patient communication
  • The best way to respond to our nation’s Opioid epidemic.
  • Ways of combating professional burnout, including harnessing mindfulness techniques
  • Health policy and intersectionality, including roles in minority and LGBTQ communities

As in previous years, we are proud to have Dr. Davis represent the Retina Institute and Acuity Eye Specialists. As a Delegate, Dr. Davis will play an important role in the shaping of new policy and protocol.

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