Meeting Schedule 2021
All meetings are scheduled to be held remotely. Invitations will be sent to members of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors. Any members of the public who wish to attend the Board of Directors meetings may request an invitation. Executive Committee meetings are closed to the public.
If meetings are able to be held in person, it is possible that dates and times could be changed to accommodate meeting space. Notice will be sent at least 10 days prior to changes in the meeting schedule.
January – No meeting
February 22 – 6:30 p.m.
March 23 – 5:30 p.m.
April 27 – 5:30 p.m.
May 25 – 5:30 p.m.
June 22 – 5:30 p.m.
July – No meeting
August 24 – 5:30 p.m.
September 28 – 5:30 p.m.
October 26 – 5:30 p.m.
November 9 – 6:30 p.m.
December – No meeting
Board of Directors
January 12 – 6:30 p.m.
February – No meeting
March 23 – 6:30 p.m.
April 27 – 6:30 p.m.
May 25 – 6:30 p.m.
June 22 – 6:30 p.m.
July – No meeting
August 24 – 6:30 p.m.
September 28 – 6:30 p.m.
October 26 – 6:30 p.m.
November – No meeting
December 7 – 6:30 p.m.
November 2 – 6:30 p.m.
December 7 – Approximately 7 p.m. following Board of Directors Meeting to announce election results
The PCMS Board of Directors recently formed new committees to serve membership and renamed the Ethics Committee. Meeting dates and locations will be announced as they become available. These committees are:
The Committee is responsible for organizing Society elections, recruiting candidates, mailing of ballots and delivering the result of the election to the Board of Director and membership.
The Committee develops and implements strategies for membership recruitment, retention and engagement.
Advocacy Committee (Physician and Patient)
The purpose of the Advocacy Committee is to address concerns regarding the health or healthcare of the community and the ability of physicians to practice medicine in the best interests of the citizens of Pima County. For example: the effects of policies and procedures of outside entities such as third-arty payers, hospitals, clinics and others that negatively impact the health care of the community or ability of physicians to properly treat their patients may be addressed. The committee will work educate the public and build a positive working relationship between physicians and other entities to improve patient and community health and healthcare.
The role of the Education/CME Committee is to identify key local and national health care topics to develop relevant educational programs to PCMS members and community. The committee will work with partners and groups to coordinate and finance high-quality educational programs and events.
The Committee reviews state legislation affecting physicians and patients. Positions are recommended to the PCMS Board as needed for final approval. The Committee works in conjunction with the Arizona Medical Association (ArMA) specialty societies and like-minded organizations. The Committee authors and presents Board-approved legislative resolutions (directives) to the ArMA House of Delegates at their annual meeting.
The Committee will address multiple ethical issues and situations facing physicians in the practice of medicine. It includes the obligations and relationships between physicians and patients as well as physicians with other physicians and entities.
History Committee meetings and Foundation Dinner and Speaker Series are canceled for now.
History Committee meetings are followed by Pima County Medical Foundation Dinner and Speaker Series at 6:30 p.m. RSVP for dinner and Speaker Series at (520) 795-9584 or click here.
Meetings and Speaker Series events are held at the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation Conference Center, 3182 N. Swan Road.
To view the speaker schedule, click here.