The Fellows at The American College of Healthcare Trustees are very gratified by the wide exposure an pick-up by news outlets of our recent press release.
This 2-minute video on Integrative Medicine by Dr.Andrew Weil describes a very sound, mainstream approach. Carl Middleton, Tyler Cymet, Francisco Ward, Raj Gupta, and others will be discussing alternative methods to treat pain how to make a pain practice sustainable. We hope to see you
at our November 16th to 17th conference in Washington D.C. You can find out more at the link below.
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Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of MedChi,
The Maryland State Medical Society and the FORUM for Medical Affairs.
MedChi is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
MedChi designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 11.5
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit
commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
This 18 minute video is well worth the time
Please check out this TED talk by Rick Satava, one of our Board Members. Watch Rick's video here. It discusses DARPA as an idea factory and describes some of it's fantastic innovations. Rick gave two talks at our innovation conference last year in California near Pebble Beach. This conference among visionaries at Asilomar, refuge by the sea, was a time for cross-pollination and idea generation but also for relaxation, rest, and rejuvenation. We hope you will enjoy the healing music listen to healing music
The two photos to the left show our Fellow, Eric Zimmerman with two of our Board Members, Demetrius Litwin, top, and Rick Satava below. These were taken at our healthcare innovation conference at Asilomar
See The Buddy Project's Incredible Computer Sale here. Demetrius is Harry M. Haidak Distinguished Professor and Chairman of Surgery at The University of Massachusetts Medical School. He is a master surgeon, educator, innovator, and leader. Eric is the Founder and Technical Director of The Buddy Project, Inc., a non-profit that provides technology, training, and advocacy for the intellectually and developmentally disabled. His organization refurbishes computers; rehab them for their clients or for sale to the public to raise money. He has a special interest in computer rehabilitation given his work in Surgical Information Technology. He has a strong interest in the operating room environment. Eric is also an autism advocacy speaker.
David Levien, MD, MBA, FACS
President and CEO
American College of Healthcare Trustees
www.facht.org 844 322-4867