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Pennsylvania Chapter Receives 2018 Chapter Excellence Award

The award recognizes chapters which successfully meet the standards for managing a chapter. In order to achieve the Chapter Excellence Award, chapters must meet all basic criteria and ten optional criteria. Criteria include such activities as formulating an effective Governor's Council and committees, communicating frequently with membership, providing educational opportunities, recruiting and advancing members and celebrating membership through local awards.


Upcoming Events

Please contact Lauren Klinedinst if you have questions or need more information on upcoming events.

Western Regional Abstract Competition
October 12
Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Western Region Abstract Submission Link

Southeastern Regional Abstract Competition
October 26
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Hamilton Building
Southeastern Region Abstract Submission Link

Eastern Regional Abstract Competition
November 2
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Eastern Region Abstract Submission Link

Annual Chapter Meeting and Awards Dinner
November 16
Best Western Premier

Jefferson University Upcoming Educational Events

Here are some upcoming educational events held by Jefferson University.  Please contact Jefferson University at with questions or for more information.

ACP Membership Strategic Planning Webinar

Please take a few minutes to view this informative webinar, Proposed Strategic Interventions, presented by Philip A. Masters, MD, FACP, Vice President, ACP Membership & International Programs.

PA-ACP Council Webinar

Held June 13, 2018
Ward Stories’ and Other Strategies for Highlighting Humanism on the Wards, by Gaetan Sgro, MD
Academic Hospitalist, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Clinical Instructor in Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Past Events

SEP Modules Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Session

March 23, 2019
Penn State Hershey College of Medicine
Claim Your CME Credits for the March 23, 2019 SEP Modules Session

PAE 2018 Regional Poster/Doctor's Dilemma Competition
Agenda and Program Book

PAS 2018 Regional Poster/Doctor’s Dilemma Competition
Agenda and Program Book

PAW 2018 Regional Poster/Doctor’s Dilemma Competition
Agenda and Program Book

2018 PA-ACP Annual Education Meeting

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Meeting Brochure

October 2, 2018
The Pennsylvania Chapter's Southeastern Region held a very successful and informative Women in Medicine event.  The event included programming to discuss issues and challenges for women in medicine as well as the opportunity for local networking.  Take a few moments to view a video from this session.

Chapter Residents Activities

Emotional Intelligence Webinar

View the webinar

Prior Authorization – Please support HB 1293

Read full information.

Governors' Newsletters
Governors' Newsletters include:

  • Eastern Region
  • Southeast Region
  • Western Region
  • Pennsylvania Consolidated