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LACMA former president Dr. Freeman and current president Dr. Roy.

  Wow, what an Installation! On behalf of LACMA’s staff and leadership, we thank you for joining us at the 148th Installation of President and Officers, honoring Sion Roy, MD. With almost 200 guests in attendance, Dr. Roy was sworn in, making him the youngest and first county employed physician …

As a member of the Los Angeles County Medical Association, our new partner, LibertyID, has provided you with a complimentary individual membership in LibertyID’s Identity Theft Restoration services for 12 months effective 06/07/2019. Please note: the Los Angeles County Medical Association has not been breached. LibertyID is providing this service …

In November, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released regulatory guidance for clinicians participating in the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) who had been adversely impacted by recent natural disasters. This week, CMS updated its list of California counties that will be given automatic MIPS exceptions under the “Extreme and …

NATIONAL DOCTORS DAY March 30th marks the annual observation of National Doctors Day.  This day was established to recognize physicians, their work and their contributions to society and the community.  On National Doctors Day, we say “thank you” to our physicians for all that they do for us and for our …

Following Gov. Jerry Brown’s signing of a sweeping package of tobacco bills into California law, including one that will raise the legal age to buy products from 18 to 21, and another that dramatically tightens restrictions on e-cigarettes, a campaign to raise California’s cigarette tax by $2 announced last week …

Event Recap Value-Based P4P For Underserved Populations, CME Program Over 130 physicians gathered downtown at The Center at Cathedral Plaza for the 2016 Physician Summit on January 30, 2016. The full day of CME programming was titled “Value-Based P4P For Underserved Populations”. Guest speakers lead presentations and panel discussions covering …

Spotlight – LACMA’s New Medical Student Councilors Vamsi Aribindi, Keck School of Medicine & Annie Wang, David Geffen School of Medicine  Physicians-in-Training & the Future of Medicine in California  “We are in medical school where so many people have dreamed to be but so few make it in. We will …

Vito Imbasciani, M.D., President-Elect of the Los Angeles County Medical Association and member of the California Medical Association (CMA) Board of Trustees, has been appointed secretary at the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet), Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday. Dr. Imbasciani, a Los Angeles democrat, previously served as surgeon in …

Richard Baker, M.D., Secretary of the Los Angeles County Medical Association and Ophthalmologist, has been appointed the new Vice Dean of Medical Education for Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Mich. “Dr. Baker’s experience and credentials will greatly assist us…in our work to improve the School of Medicine …

Maria de Fátima Reyes of the Keck School of Medicine of USC is among 21 outstanding U.S. medical students to receive 2015 Minority Scholars Awards from the American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation. The program promotes diversity, encourages the elimination of health care disparities and helps alleviate the high cost of …