April 10: Webinar on Hospital-Owned Physician Practices
The American Hospital Association's Physician Leadership Forum will present a webinar, "Physician Practice 2.0—Tools for Success in Your Hospital-Owned Practices," at 3 p.m. Eastern time. The forum enables physicians and hospitals to collaborate on important issues, and access leadership development opportunities. Visit www.ahaphysicianforum.org.
April 11—14: American Academy of Pain Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
The 29th annual meeting will provide information on the latest advancements in pain treatment, as well as resources with others on the front lines of pain management. Visit www.painmed.org.
April 28—May 1: AHA Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.
Political and media notables such as Ed Rendell, Haley Barbour, Bob Woodward, Mark Halperin and Kathleen Parker will be among the speakers at the American Hospital Association Annual Membership Meeting. Participants will travel to Capitol Hill to meet with their congressional delegations. Visit www.aha.org.
May 16—19: Hospital Medicine 2013, National Harbor, Md.
Peter Pronovost, M.D., will be a keynote speaker at the Society of Hospital Medicine's annual meeting. Nearly 3,000 hospital medicine professionals are expected at the meeting, which will include a "Hospitalists on the Hill" lobbying day.