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6/15 Webinar – ChinaRx: Update on America’s Dependence on China for Medications During a COVID-19 Pandemic

June 25 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Dear AAPS Members and Friends,

Thank you to all who joined us for the first six presentations in our AAPS, “The Doctors Are In” webinar series.

If you missed them, the videos are available at the AAPS YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/aapsonline/videos

We are pleased to announce:

Rosemary Gibson, will be our featured presenter for the 7th installment of the series devoted to information you are unlikely to hear elsewhere during these challenging times facing patients and physicians in the U.S. and around the world.

Presentation Title:
“ChinaRx: Update on America’s Dependence on China for Medications During a COVID-19 Pandemic”

Date/Time: Thursday, June 25, 2020, 8:30pm to 10pm Eastern Daylight Time

Registration Link: 

Earn 1.5 Hours Category 1 CME*

Please feel free to invite your non-AAPS colleagues to attend.

You will be able to participate from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device. There will also be a dial in only option provided in your registration email if you prefer to listen only.

If you’re unfamiliar with Zoom, you may want to visit their tutorial before the meeting, watch the short video, and download the correct Zoom app for your device: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting

Also there are some Webinar specific tips here you may find useful to review: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/115004954946-Joining-and-participating-in-a-webinar-attendee-

Rosemary Gibson Author, China Rx

Rosemary Gibson is an award-winning author, inspirational speaker, and advisor to organizations that advance the public’s interest in health care. A national authority on health policy reform, Medicare, patient safety and overtreatment in medicine, she has written critically acclaimed books: Medicare Meltdown (2013), Battle Over Health Care (2012), Treatment Trap (2010), and Wall of Silence (2003). Her latest book China Rx: Exposing the Risks of America’s Dependence on China for Medicine is a well-researched wake-up call for improving the current system of drug supply and manufacturing. She is the 2014 recipient of the highest honor from the American Medical Writers Association for her outstanding contributions to the field of medical communication. Rosemary serves as Senior Advisor at The Hastings Center and a Section Editor for Less is More in JAMA Internal Medicine. She is a board member of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and serves on the CLER Evaluation Committee to advance safety in sponsoring institutions. Rosemary has given presentations and grand rounds on patient safety at hundreds of hospitals; keynoted meetings of the National Quality Forum, The Joint Commission, AONE, National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Federation of State Medical Boards, National Summit on Overuse held by The Joint Commission and AMA, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, among others. She has served as faculty for the Telluride Patient Safety Summer Camp and the Dartmouth Summer Symposium on Quality Improvement and was its 2013 “wizard.” Earlier in her career, Gibson was a senior associate at the American Enterprise Institute, Vice President of the Economic and Social Research Institute, a policy think tank, and consultant to the Medical College of Virginia and the Virginia state legislature’s Commission on Health Care. She served as a volunteer and Board member at a free medical clinic in Washington, D.C.


June 25
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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