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Medigram: June 5, 2014

Top Story

Members encouraged to support Society’s political programs as campaigns gear up
With the legislative season over and the election season heating up, it is the perfect time to get involved with the Society’s political programs. Read more.

News Briefs

Society seeks new Chief Medical Officer
The Wisconsin Medical Society has begun the process of selecting a successor to Tim Bartholow, MD, who served as the Society’s chief medical officer (CMO). We welcome indications of interest from any MD or DO interested in a part-time or full-time CMO position with the Society. Read more.

AMA Annual Meeting kicks off tomorrow; 4 Society members vie for leadership roles
When the American Medical Association (AMA) Annual Meeting kicks off in Chicago tomorrow, four Society members will be vying for leadership positions within the organization.
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UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage network changes
UnitedHealthcare representatives recently met with the Wisconsin Medical Society regarding upcoming changes to its Medicare Advantage network in Wisconsin. Read more.

Laurel Rice honored as ‘Woman of Distinction’ by YWCA
Wisconsin Medical Society member Laurel Rice, MD, was one of six leaders to receive a “Woman of Distinction” Leadership Award from the Madison YWCA during the 2014 Moxie Conference in Madison last week. Read more.