American Physician Scientists Association Annual Meeting
This year, the American Physician Scientists Association Annual Meeting will be held from Friday, April 26th to Sunday, April 28th at the Fairmont Millennium Park Hotel in Chicago, IL. We have a wonderful agenda filled with exciting speakers, professional development workshops, networking opportunities with faculty and peers, and amazing social events, including a reception at the top of Willis (formerly Sears) Tower!
By: Dania Daye, APSA President
APSA's Annual Meeting is also a great opportunities to see presentations from Nobel Laureates; Dr. Shinya Yamanaka, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology, and Dr. Stanley Prusiner, winner of the 1997 Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology, will both be speaking. Our Residency Luncheon is a valuable chance for you to meet with Residency Directors from programs around the country.
Registering for APSA's meeting allows you to attend to speakers and events at the annual meeting of the Association of American Physicians and American Society for Clinical Investigation, which is held jointly with APSA's meeting. APSA registration also grants you free registration to the combined meeting of the Central Society for Clinical Research and the Midwestern Section of the American Federation for Medical Research, held in Chicago immediately before APSA's Annual Meeting.
Take this opportunity to visit the information page to review the schedule and register. Be sure to register before the early registration deadline on April 11th!
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BHP Alumni Spotlight: Savitha Bonthala - Class of 2008
2008 BHP alumnae Savitha Bonthala, will receive a doctor of osteopathic medicine and a master’s in public health degree from the Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Her involvement with the American Medical Women’s Association over the past few years, has allowed her to travel to Uganda to help deliver medical aid. We recently visited with Savitha to learn more about her experiences in global healthcare, and what she has been doing since graduating from the BHP. To learn more, click here.
By: Diana Stanley, National Marketing Manager
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Congratulations to Our Kaplan Scholarship Winner!
We wanted to take a moment to recognize January May Andaya, our $1000 Kaplan Scholarship Winner! This opportunity was available for all new members who joined up until Jan 31, 2013 and were eligible to be entered in a raffle to win a Kaplan scholarship. Congratulations!