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Healing Stories Contest

We partnered with Howard University for our Third Annual Healing Stories Creative Writing Contest: An initiative in the healing arts.
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Health Connections

  • You’re Invited: ATA 2016 Fall Forum on September 28th – 30th!!

    You’re Invited: ATA 2016 Fall Forum on September 28th – 30th!!

    As the immediate past president of the American Telemedicine Association, I want to take a minute to invite all of you to attend the ATA 2016 Fall Forum being held in New Orleans on September 28th – 30th! This annual event provides a great opportunity for you to meet with leading telehealth experts to better understand important changes happening...

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  • I Am Honored To Receive The 2016 W. Montague Cobb Lifetime Achievement Award

    I Am Honored To Receive The 2016 W. Montague Cobb Lifetime Achievement Award

    I just returned from attending the National Medical Association’s (NMA) Annual Conference and Scientific Assembly in Los Angeles. During the NMA’s opening awards ceremony held on Saturday, July 30th, I was honored to be named the recipient of the Cobb Institute’s W. Montague Cobb Lifetime Achievement Award. I was presented the award by Randall C. Morgan, Jr., MD, Executive...

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  • Let Me Introduce You To An Amazing Organization Doing Important Work: EVERMORE!

    Let Me Introduce You To An Amazing Organization Doing Important Work: EVERMORE!

    I want to share some information with you about a marvelous organization founded by my colleague and friend, Joyal Mulheron, called EVERMORE. As a parent who has experienced the loss of a child, Joyal created this organization to provide support to parents and families who have lost a child, regardless of age or cause of death, and share information,...

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  • My Modern Healthcare Commentary On The Direction Of Healthcare Finance And Payments

    My Modern Healthcare Commentary On The Direction Of Healthcare Finance And Payments

    I was privileged and honored to author a commentary at the request of Modern Healthcare for their 40th Anniversary Special Section titled “Forward From 40> The Forces and People Shaping the Future of Healthcare”. My editorial titled “Dr. Reed Tuckson: The long-term prognosis for payment policy in an era of demand for value”, highlighted the following points:   The task...

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  • Great News:  The Smoking Rate Of High School Students At A Record-Low 10.8% In 2015!!

    Great News: The Smoking Rate Of High School Students At A Record-Low 10.8% In 2015!!

    My friend, Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, recently released an article titled, “Historic Decline in Youth Smoking Is Terrific News, But High Rate of E-Cigarette Use Must Be Addressed”. Highlighted points in Matt’s article include the following: “The historic decline in youth cigarette smoking reported today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will...

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  • Remember:  Anyone Can Get Skin Cancer … Be Safe In The Sun!

    Remember: Anyone Can Get Skin Cancer … Be Safe In The Sun!

    The National Institutes of Health provides all of us  a great resource regarding skin cancer awareness via their website the NIH National Cancer Institute. Recently, they shared an article titled “Anyone Can Get Skin Cancer”, which pointed out some precautions all of us can take in order to minimize our chances of getting skin cancer during this most busy...

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