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Mission: To enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.

2016 Florida Chapter Legislative Agenda

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Leadership Day 2016

ACP Services, Inc. holds an annual advocacy day on Capitol Hill. This event provides an opportunity for ACP members to increase our presence in Washington and bring visibility to issues of common concern. Participants had the opportunity to meet with legislators and their staff on Capitol Hill. The Florida Chapter Delegation is shown below.

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Leadership Day on Capitol Hill
2017 Leadership Day
May 23-24

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington, D.C.

We have great news for members who are interested in public policy and advocacy!

The 25th annual Leadership Day on Capitol Hill will be held May 23 - 24, 2017 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Leadership Day is a great opportunity for ACP and its members to increase their presence on Capitol Hill and bring visibility to issues of common concern.

In addition to having an opportunity to meet with your legislators and staff in Washington, D.C., participants are provided with in-depth briefings from White House officials, Capitol Hill staffers, and members of Congress; all of whom are among the top health care decision makers. Participants will also receive a comprehensive orientation on ACP’s top legislative priorities.

The full-day orientation and briefings by key Administration officials and congressional staff will occur on Tuesday, May 23. Visits to Capitol Hill to meet with legislators will take place throughout the day on Wednesday, May 24.

If you are interested in attending Leadership Day, please contact and coordinate with your Chapter Governor.

Visit the Leadership Day page to register for Leadership Day and access briefing materials. Hotel arrangements can be made online. For more information, please contact Shuan Tomlinson via email or at or 800-338-2746, ext. 4547.

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Visit Legislative Action Center for more information about the new Advocates for Internal Medicine Network (AIMn) and the Richard Neubauer Advocate for Internal Medicine Award.

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