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Thrive, Not Just Survive XXV

January 27, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us on January 27, 2017

Attend both or just one.
Workshop: Thrive – Not JUST Survive XXV – Building a Healthy, Independent Practice

& Dinner: Politics and Your Practice 2017

up to 4 hours Category I CME*

Register for Workshop or Register for Dinner Only

DATE: Friday, January 27, 2017
WHEN: 1:00pm to 6:00pm – Workshop
6:00pm to 9:00pm – Reception, Briefing & Dinner
LOCATION: DoubleTree by Hilton
Orlando Airport
5555 Hazeltine National Dr.
Orlando, FL 32812Group rate $139. For reservations call the hotel at (407) 856-0100 and mention AAPS or click here for online room reservations. Group rate cutoff date is January 3.
COST: Workshop (includes dinner):
$150 AAPS member
$200 non-member,
$75 Office staff w/ Doctor
Residents, Medical Students FREE
Dinner Only: $59/person

Register for Workshop or Register for Dinner Only

Workshop Information:

You can break out of the Third-Party Payment Strait Jacket!
Do Your Own Reform — The Right Way!
Move now before “reform” goes into effect.

Join AAPS at the special rate of $250
& attend the workshop for free

Jumpstart your practice with the workshop developed by
physicians, not – consultants.

If you’ve been thinking about moving your practice away from third-party contracts or eliminating them altogether, this workshop is designed for you.


  • Physicians, residents, & staff who want to:
  • Convert to, or set up a cash-only practice
  • Reduce or eliminate government & third-party contracts
  • Incorporate consumer-driven healthcare into your practice

Dinner Information:

pyp2017-390Join your fellow AAPS colleagues and the AAPS Board of Directors for a reception, briefing, and dinner on the evening of January 27.

See dinner agenda below.

Register for Workshop or Register for Dinner Only




Michael J.A. Robb, M.D.
Neurology / Oto-Neurology / Medical Neuro-Otology
Phoenix, AZ , RobbMD.com

Ellen McKnight, MD
Summit Arthritis

Arnon Krongrad, MD
Founder, Surgeo.com

Robert Emmons, MD
Psychiatry, Burlington, VT

Marni Jameson
Association of Independent Doctors

Phil Eskew, DO, JD, MBA
DPC Frontier

Larry Huntoon, MD, PhD
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons

Twila Brase, RN
Founder, Citizens Council for Health Freedom

Raymond Kordonowy, MD
Internal Medicine, Lipid, and Wellness of Ft. Myers

Andrew Schlafly, Esq.
AAPS General Counsel

David McKalip, MD
St. Petersburg, FL

Jane Orient, MD
AAPS Executive Director

Charles Sauer
The Market Institute



NOON Registration opens
1:00pm to 6:00pm WORKSHOP

1:00pm – 1:30pm
Cash and out-of-network: Good for Medicine as Free Agency is for Sports. Andrew Schlafly, J.D., General Counsel, AAPS

1:30pm – 2:00pm
Opting Out of Medicare. Lawrence Huntoon, M.D., Ph.D., Editor, Journal of American Physicians & Surgeon http://www.JPandS.org

2:00pm – 2:30pm Q & A for Panel I

2:30pm – 2:45pm BREAK

2:45pm – 5:30pm Case Studies in Third Party Free Practices


4:30pm – 5:30pm
Q & A for Panel II


6:00pm – 6:30pm Reception

6:30pm – 6:40pm
Dinner Welcome: AAPS Initiatives to Protect Private Medicine. Jane Orient, M.D. , Executive Director, AAPS

6:40pm – 6:55pm
Legislation Impacting Independent Physicians and Their Patients and the 114th Congress. Charlie Sauer The Market Institute

6:55pm – 7:10pm

7:10pm – 7:40pm DINNER

7:40pm – 8:10pm

8:10pm – 8:45pm
Wrap-Up and Update on AAPS Legal Actions Protecting Independent Physicians. Andrew Schlafly, J.D.


* This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the New Mexico Medical Society (NMMS) through the joint providership of Rehoboth McKinley Christian Health Care Services (RMCHCS) and the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS). RMCHCS is accredited by the NMMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. RMCHCS designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


January 27, 2017
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Doubletree by Hilton Orlando Airport
5555 Hazeltine National Dr.
Orlando, FL 32812 United States
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(407) 856-0100


Jeremy Snavely
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