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News & Meetings

Save the Date! 2020 Montana Chapter Scientific Meeting

September 10-12, 2020
Bozeman Health Education Center, Bozeman

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Montana Chapter Receives 2019 Chapter Excellence Award

We are pleased to announce that our chapter is in receipt of the Gold Level of the 2019 Chapter Excellence Award! The award recognizes truly extraordinary chapters that surpass excellence in chapter management. We are in the company of 32 other outstanding chapters.   In order to achieve the Gold Level of the Chapter Excellence Award, chapters must meet twenty-one Bronze criteria, fifteen Silver criteria and multiple Gold level activities. Criteria include such activities as having a legislative action plan or agenda, holding a volunteerism/community service activity, holding multiple stand-alone meetings, having revenue sources outside of dues and meeting registration fees, implementing a strategic plan, implementing a formal recruitment and retention plan and measuring outcomes, conducting various activities for Medical Students, Residents and Early Career Physicians. I would like to extend a special thanks to those chapter members who assisted us in all of these endeavors! For their hard work and dedication, we received this award.

2019 Montana Chapter Scientific Meeting

September 12 - 14, 2019
Benefis Hospital Conference Center, Great Falls 

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Meeting Presentations
2019 MT Chapter Awardees

Claim your CME credit from the 2019 chapter meeting

Montana Chapter Wins 2019 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 Montana Chapter received a 2019 John Tooker Evergreen Award for their initiative, Medical Student Outreach Programs. 


2019 Big Sky Meeting

March 28-30, 2019
Yellowstone Conference Center
Big Sky Resort

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Meeting Presentations

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MKSAP 18 - Online Study Hall

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2018 Big Sky Meeting

2018 Montana Chapter Scientific Meeting

2018 Chapter Meeting Presentations

2018 Laureate Award Winner, Bradford Bergman, MD, FACP


Leadership Day 2018, Kylie Ebner, DO & Steve Gerstner, MD, FACP

2018 Billings Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Graduation

Montana Wins a 25th Anniversary John Tooker Evergreen All-Star Award

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the John Tooker Evergreen Awards Program, the Evergreen All-Star Awards recognizes the Montana chapter program, Hospitalist Outreach Through Chapter Meetings. The program has contributed to the strength and breadth of ACP and its chapters, and demonstrated sustainability through successive leadership terms.


    Dr. Ron Loge Continues the Tradition of Excellence in Medicine by Awarding Medical Scholarship to Deserving Student

    Years ago, Dr. Loge created the Medical Scholarship Fund which has been augmented since by generous gifts from many supportive donors. The scholarship was established to assist Beaverhead County and Ruby Valley high school graduates as they pursue a medical degree from accredited U.S. medical schools. Upon the request of a major donor, the fund was re-named the Loge Family Medical Scholarship Fund. Read more.

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    Chapter Communications Archive

    Dr. Larson Featured on Radio Show

    Our former chapter Governor, Dr. Larson, was recently interviewed by Yellowstone Public Radio about his decision to stop seeing Medicare/Medicaid patients. Listen to the full interview.

    Health Information Booklet

    As part of the Montana Chapter's strategic planning initiative, Dr. Larson (the Chapter Governor) has developed a health information booklet that can be customized and given out to patients.
    Download a Word version of the Health Information Booklet

    University of Washington Grand Rounds Archive

    As one of the WWAMI states, the University of Washington can offer educational opportunities. One opportunity is Grand Rounds. Being in a rural state, Grand Rounds at a University hospital is not an option, until now. The University of Washington has their Grand Rounds archived.