NMA 115th Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly

National Medical Association
Orlando, Florida

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Special Events

Walk a Mile with a Child

Come walk and play with us on Saturday, August 11 for the 11th annual Walk a Mile with a Child. Featuring tennis and golf clinic and “Mentoring the Pipeline to Medicine” workshop and interactive activities fair. We need you to share your time and talent to engage, expose and educate the next generation of health professionals. Contact us at yfleming@nmanet.org.

CCWP Annual Muriel Petioni Award Program

(Council on the Concerns of Women Physicians Program)
Sunday, August 12th 12:30 – 2:30 pm

The NMA supports and encourages diversity in medicine. The Council on Concerns of Women Physicians (CCWP) was established to address the unique issues, concerns and policies regarding the advancement of female physicians. The CCWP Annual Muriel Petioni, M.D. Award Program has become a highlight of the NMA Annual Convention and Scientific Assembly. Each year this event is one of the most well attended programs during the convention. Past keynote speakers include Regina King, Maya Angelou, Phylicia Rashad, Angela Bassett, Dianne Carroll, Patti LaBelle, Judy Smith, Donna Brazile, Dr. Jocelyn Elders, Anita Hill. It is attended by both men and women in all medical specialties and recognizes female physicians who through research, community service and activism, strive to eliminate health care disparities, provide people of color with quality health care, and address women’s health and professional issues.

Convention Planning Highlights

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Authors’ Corner

If you are an author, current NMA member and a registered conference attendee, we invite you to join us in…

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NIH/NMA Travel Awards Program

Residents, fellows, postdoctoral scientists, and early stage investigators interested in academic medicine are encouraged to apply.  Award includes participation in…

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Call for Award Nominations

Providing public recognition of exceptional achievement and service within the National Medical Association is an important activity of the Association….

Why I Attend Convention

The NMA ANNUAL Meeting is a great way to network with physician colleagues across the United States to network, discuss policy and healthcare legislation, and to learn the latest innovation in medicine in a supportive, fun, uplifting, & exciting environment reconnecting with friends while able to also enjoy family time with Camp NMAzing!!

Carlos J. Vital, M.D.