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NYCU November 16, 2021

  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2021 PHYSICIANS: Are you attending this year’s Live Well Advance on November 17th and 18th? We will be presenting during one of the breakout sessions and would love for you to join us! Join us for The San Diego County Medical Society and Champions for Health COVID–19 Response. The COVID pandemic has changed life for all of us, and as it unfolded in 2020 the San Diego County Medical Society (SDCMS) and its foundation, Champions for Health (CFH), stepped up to help local physicians and their practices and partnered ...

NYCU November 2, 2021

  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2021 PHYSICIANS: The California Medical Association (CMA) held its annual House of Delegates (HOD) meeting virtually on Saturday, October 23, 2021. Close to 600 delegates representing the component medical societies, specialty societies, and CMA sections and forums gathered. The Delegates received critical updates and provided feedback on important issues affecting members, the association and the practice of medicine. This year’s major issues were Racism and Other Barriers to Health Equity and the Corporatization of Health Care. I am particularly pleased to announce that former SDCMS President Robert E. ...

NYCU October 19, 2021

  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2021 PHYSICIANS: This year we have an important opportunity to elect another well–qualified physician to the State Assembly. CMA Trustee Dr. Sion Roy from Santa Monica is running for the State Assembly. Dr. Roy has served as President of the Los Angeles County Medical Association, Chair of CALPAC, on the California delegation to the AMA and on CMA's Board of Trustees. He is a strong candidate who serves on the Santa Monica Community College Board and has been endorsed by dozens of local elected officials. SDCMS will be hosting a fundraiser ...

NYCU October 5, 2021

  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021 PHYSICIANS: The California Medical Association and the San Diego County Medical Association have strongly endorsed Gov. Newsom’s mandate that school children must be mandated once vaccines are approved for children. Dr. Sergio Flores, President of SDCMS, provided the following statement to local news media: “The San Diego County Medical Society supports Governor Newsom's vaccine mandate for school students. While children are less likely to get seriously ill from COVID, some do; and while most recover some go on to have long–term symptoms which can be debilitating. While avoiding ...

NYCU June 15, 2021

  TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2021 PHYSICIANS: Today is the landmark day that Gov. Gavin Newsom has declared as the Golden State's ‘Re–Opening Day’ since the COVID–19 pandemic caused initial lockdowns in March of 2020. There is much to be hopeful for given the continuing rise in vaccinations in San Diego County and California, as well as the nation. Our number of cases and COVID hospitalizations have fallen dramatically. But those of us in the medical community know there is still much work to be done in putting the pandemic behind us. SDCMS ...