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Indiana and Chile Chapters Receive 2020 John Tooker Evergreen Award

The John Tooker Evergreen Awards Program provides recognition and visibility to chapters that have successfully implemented programs to increase membership, improve communication, increase member involvement, enhance diversity, foster careers in internal medicine and improve management of the chapter. The Indiana and Chile chapters received a 2020 John Tooker Evergreen Award for their initiative, Celebrating 10 Years of Sisterhood and Collaboration.

Indiana & Chile: Celebrating 10 Years of Sisterhood and Collaboration.

The partnership between the Indiana and Chile chapters started in 2009 to share ideas and resources in order to promote interest and engagement in ACP among internal medicine residents, medical students, and early-career physicians. The relationship fostered ongoing collaboration and communication. The Indiana Chapter also promoted research among Chilean internal medicine residents by awarding a stipend for the author of the top research poster at the Chile ACP Chapter Meeting to attend the annual ACP Internal Medicine Meeting in the United States. During this period, the Chile Chapter has experienced an increase in the number of resident, student, and early-career members; has increased their numbers and engagement in their poster and oral presentations by these member groups; and has established a Doctor's Dilemma competition with assistance and guidance from the Indiana Chapter. In 2019, the Chile Chapter took advantage of the ACP Ambassador Program to sponsor the Indiana Governor to attend the Chile Chapter meeting. This visit allowed the next phase of the relationship to begin, with sharing of two presentations of global importance to a well-attended Chile Chapter meeting (topics were “Update on Tuberculosis” and “Infectious Complications of Intravenous Drug Use”).


Meetings

VIRTUAL Cá​psulas de Medicina Interna para el Mé​dico General
August 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26; September 1-2, 2020
Información

VIRTUAL Chilean Society of Internal Medicine’s XLI Chilean Congress of Internal Medicine, partially sponsored by ACP Chile Chapter
September 30-October 3, 2020
Website

 

Governor

Chile Chapter - Meet Our Governor, Luz María Letelier, MD, FACP

Governor's Newsletter & Communications

Governor's Newsletters
[February 2016 | June 2015 | Enero 2015]

Communications
01-03-18: Noticias importantes y saludo fin de año
12-21-17: ACP Chile Chapter Meeting: Save the Date!
11-16-17: ACP REUNION CONTROVERSIAS EN TROMBOSIS Y TROMBOPROFILAXIS 
10-23-17: Estadia de capacitacion Dra Cortes