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SSVMS Medical Society News is a monthly e-bulletin from the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society (SSVMS) containing up-to-date information and breaking news on issues impacting physicians practicing in El Dorado, Sacramento and Yolo counties. To receive your free subscription, contact SSVMS at (916) 452-2671 or


SSV Medical Society News - 2017 - Volume 6 - Issue 6 - June

Physician Members: SSVMS members are encouraged to apply for positions with the California Medical Association's (CMA) Councils and Subcommittees for a one-year term. These Councils and Subcommittees meet on a quarterly basis to help drive the policies of the CMA. To learn more about this leadership opportunity, please click here or contact me directly at The deadline for applications is June 13, 2017. As always, let me know what your medical society can do for you.
Aileen E. Wetzel
Executive Director
Active Members: Be on the lookout for your electronic or mailed ballot to approve revisions to SSVMS' Bylaws.
June 14, 12:15PM1:15PM, Webinar, Register Here
June 28, 12:15PM1:15PM, Webinar, Register Here
September 23, 7:30AM – 2:00PM, RSVP Here
CMA Webinars are free for members.  Click here to explore on-demand webinars.

JOIN the 3,500 members of SSVMS and over 42,000 members of the CMA TODAY.
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In The News
Service Spotlight
SSVMS member, Yekaterina Axelrod, MD, a neurologist with Kaiser Permanente, is recognized for her volunteer work with SSVMS’ SPIRIT Program. Dr. Axelrod shares “You don’t have travel abroad on a mission to rediscover a great meaning of becoming a doctor.” Read More
Other Events
“Workshop for Physician Health Committees: Bay Area”
June 24, 9:00AM - 12:00PM, Register Here
Read the May/June issue of the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine (SSV Medicine) -  CLICK HERE


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