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 AMA Litigation Center Open Meeting 

June 10, 2024   |  Regency Ballroom A   |   9:30 am to 11:30 am CT   |   MEETING PASS

ASMAC Annual Meeting 

June 10, 2024   |   Regency Ballroom D   |   1:00 pm to 5:30 pm CT    |   


1:00 pm ASMAC Opening Remarks and Welcome
  Deborah Winegard, JD, ASMAC President 
1:00 - 1:30 pm ASMAC Business Meeting - Business Meeting Agenda and Materials  |   (Bylaws materials)
1:30 - 2:30 pm Peer Review, Credentialing, and Other Real Life Medical Staff Issues
Shari Covington, JD, California Medical Association
Long Do, JD, Athene Law
2:30 - 3:00 pm Medical Society Governance (Part 1) - Internal policy; healthcare policy; governance/HOD; nonprofit status concerns; leasing and contracting issues.
 Jason Qu, Powers Pyles
3:00 - 3:15 pm Refreshment Break
3:15 – 3:45 pm Medical Society Governance (Part 2) - Policy Making – House of Delegates, Board of Trustees – What’s working?
Jeff Howell, JD, Missouri Medical Society
Luke McNamee, JD, Indianna State Medical Society
3:45 – 4:30 pm Mental Health Parity - Pain Points and Developments
  Daniel Blaney-Koen, JD, American Medical Association
Sherine Ghoddoucy, JD, California Medical Association
Erica Weyhenmeyer, CPCU, AIE, MCM, PIR, Illinois Department of Insurance
4:30 – 5:00 pm

Review of Breaking Issues in Health Law and Anticipated Decisions

Bryan Hull, JD, American Medical Association (Moderator)
Jeff Howell, JD, Missouri State Medical Association (moderator)
5:00 - 5:30 pm Healthcare Law 360: A Closer Look at Current Legal Issues
Moderator: Deborah Winegard, JD, ASMAC President
5:30 pm  Wrap Up, Announcements and Adjourn
5:30 - 6:45 pm  Member Social at the Hyatt Big Bar - join us for snacks and a beverage at the mezzanine-level lounge. (Hyatt Restaurants)


CLE Credit

The ASMAC Annual Meeting program is generally eligible for 4.0 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits. ASMAC Applies for credit from the MCLE Board in Illinois. Attendees will receive a certificate of CLE credit showing that credit for the course has been approved in Illinois. Attendees will be responsible for applying for credit in their own state.