Conference Coverage


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Conference Coverage


Upon leaving the University of Chicago I began covering medical conferences, and pursued this for years, either as an independent journalist for news organiza


tions or as a writer on special assignments such as ad boards or meeting summaries. Following is a full list of the conferences I have covered, many several times:


Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy

American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology

American Academy of Family Physicians

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (now AAGL)

American Academy of Neurology

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Association of Pediatrics

American College of Chest Physic



American College of Emergency Physicians

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American College of Physicians – Internal Medicine

American College of Rheumatology

American College of Surgeons

American Diabetes Association

American Gastroenterological Association (Digestive Disease Week)

American Headache Society

American Heart Association


American Psychiatric Nurses Association

American Society for Microbiology / Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society of Nephrology (Kidney Week)

American Thoracic Society

American Urological Association

Central Surgical Association

European Society of Cardiology (Vienna)

International Diabetes Federation (Paris)

Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium


North American Menopause Society

Radiological Society of North America

Society of Critical Care Medicine

Society of Gynecologic Oncology

Society of Hospital Medicine

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

U.S. Government First National Conference on Public Health Readiness

Windy City Shoot-Out on Early Stage Prostate Cancer