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You're Invited to the Next DOCMS Member Dinner Meeting on December 11th at the University Club, Durham, NC

Join us for the 2019 Holiday DOCMS Dinner Meeting and New Officer Installation!

Sign up by registering online here or by contacting Joy Avery, javery@ncmedsoc.org, (919) 833-3836 ext. 200.

The event will feature a special panel discussion on the impact of gun violence on youth and guests will include Susan M. Kansagra, MD; Scott Proescholdbell, MPH; Shilpa Shah, MD; Angela Strain, MD; and students Joshua S. Bartosik and Alexander K. Tanas.


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

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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:

Dr. Sheila Allison on Breast Cancer Awareness Month Listen here...

Dr. Charlie Monteiro on the issue of vaping Listen to his interview...(Oct. 2019)

Dr. Ronnie Laney and Dr. Andy Kubinski on back-to-school health Click here to listen...(Sept. 2019)

Dr. John Dykers on immunizations Listen to his interview...(Aug. 2019)

Dr. Mohan Chilukuri on health prevention: Click to listen... (June 2019)

Dr. David Gregg and Dr. Ronnie Laney on emergency room visits versus urgent care visits Click to listen... (Feb. 2019)

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

Dr. Kunal Mitra on the importance of vaccinations Click to listen...(May 2016)

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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