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Please Join Us on June 12th for the Next DOCMS Member Dinner Meeting Featuring Jennie Byrne, MD, PhD, and Michael P. Bolognesi, MD

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm
at the University Club, Durham, NC
3100 Tower Boulevard, Suite 1700 - Durham, NC 27707


The DOCMS is happy to announce another benefit of membership: through the end of the year, each DOCMS meeting is now accredited through the Duke University Health System Clinical Education and Professional Development for one hour of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM! If you are interested in taking advantage of this CME opportunity, please see instructions below; logging in and submitting the required information to Duke OneLink will be necessary before each DOCMS meeting you plan to attend.

How to Register for a Duke OneLink Account

How to Confirm a Mobile Number in Ethos

About Jennie Byrne, MD, PhD
Topic: "Neuroscience in the Treatment of Adult ADHD"

With over 15 years of medical expertise, Jennie Byrne, MD, PhD, is a board-certified psychiatrist with experience treating mental health conditions in adults, including dementia, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, anxiety, and depression. She currently cares for patients in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, at Cognitive Psychiatry of Chapel Hill. Learn more...

About Michael P. Bolognesi, MD:
Topic: "New Technologies in Hip and Knee Replacement"

Dr. Bolognesi is Professor of Surgery, Chief of the Adult Reconstruction Division, and Director of the Adult Reconstruction Fellowship in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Duke University School of Medicine. He completed medical school and his residency at Duke, followed by a Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. After his training, Dr. Bolognesi joined the Duke academic faculty where his practice is focused on total hip and knee replacement, uni-compartmental arthroplasty, revision total hip and knee replacement and patient outcome optimization. Learn more...

Durham-Orange County Medical Society Speaker Series: June 12, 2019 Meeting

Jointly provided by the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development and the Durham-Orange County Medical Society


In support of improving patient care, the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the health care team.

Credit Statement:

Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement:

The Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development adheres to ACCME Essential Areas and Policies regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of faculty/planning committee members and commercial relationships will be make known at the activity. Speakers are also expected to openly disclose a discussion of any off-label, experimental or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations.

Speaker Disclosures

Jennie Byrne, MD, PhD Nothing to disclose

Michael P. Bolognesi, MD Nothing to disclose

DOCMS Leaders Talk about Health Issues on WCHL - The Hill

Several DOCMS health care leaders have recently spoken with interviewer Aaron Keck on local radio station WCHL - The Hill, partnering in an effort to create a "City of Health." Have a listen to their informative talks:

President Khalil Tanas on #MeToo and Mental Health Listen to his interview... (Nov. 2018)

Past President Holly Biola and "Hometown Hero" Talks about High Blood Pressure Listen to her interview... (Dec. 2018)

DOCMS Board Member Robert Monteiro Talks about Health Issues that Could Arise Due to a Natural Disaster Listen to his interview... (Sept. 2018)

2018 DOCMS Year in Review

Take a look back at the past year's successes

Download the Year in Review (PDF).

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