Chapter Spotlight: Atlanta
Published: February 3, 2022
Hospitalist John Vazquez, MD, calls it cross-pollination.
As the immediate past president of the SHM chapter in Atlanta, he’s referring to the value of networking and the role personal and professional development plays in the busy world of hospital medicine. View full article in The Hospitalist.
Chapter Spotlight: New Mexico
Published: March 1, 2022
Back in 2014, when Eileen Barrett, MD, MPH, MACP, SFHM, was the leader of the New Mexico Chapter of the American College of Physicians, she was asked to help support the launch of the state’s first SHM chapter. It was a no-brainer to say yes. View full article in The Hospitalist.
Chapter Spotlight: Rhode Island
Published: April 1, 2022
For years, there’d been talk of starting a Rhode Island chapter of SHM. Sure, hospitalists in the smallest state in the country could have hopped state lines to join a chapter in Boston or Hartford, Conn. But that’s not who Rhode Islanders are. View full article in The Hospitalist.
Chapter Spotlight: Kentucky
Published: May 2, 2022
Inpatient beds in Kentucky run the gamut of locations. There are academic medical centers in Lexington and Louisville, a Fort Campbell field hospital along the Tennessee border, and the rural outposts of the state’s southwestern counties (roughly equidistant from Louisville and Little Rock, Ark). So it’s no accident that the Kentucky chapter of SHM dedicates a lot of time, effort, and money to ensure it represents them all. View full article in The Hospitalist.
Chapter Spotlight: Los Angeles
Published: June 1, 2022
In early March 2020, the Los Angeles chapter of SHM was hosting former society president and local chapter member Nasim Afsar, MD, MBA, MHM, (chief health officer of Cerner, Los Angeles) for an in-person event. The event was particularly exciting for hospitalist Stephanie Zia, MD, MACM, FAAP, FACP, FHM, who was about to take over as chapter president. View full article in The Hospitalist.