Albemarle County Medical Society

March General Meeting

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Date(s) - 03/09/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Residence Inn Marriott


March Meeting
Date:  March 9th, 2017
Time:  6:00 pm 
Location:  Residence Inn Marriott, 315 West Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903 
Speaker:  Delegate John O’Bannon, MD
Delegate John O’Bannon, MD 

Delegate John O'Bannon

Dr. John O’Bannon is a lifelong Virginian who has dedicated himself to caring for others. Growing up on a farm in Rappahannock County, as a child John helped his family by selling apples at the family fruit stand near Skyline Drive. John O’Bannon’s leadership abilities became apparent during his schooling.  A graduate of Hargrave Military Academy and the University of Richmond, John attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia (MCV), where he was elected President of the Student Body.  Later, as a resident at MCV, he was elected President of the Housestaff Council, served as Chairman of the Dean’s Advisory Committee, and was named Chief Resident in Neurology.

A well-regarded physician, John O’Bannon is a partner in Neurological Associates, a leading Richmond medical practice.  He has served as Chief of Staff of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital and is currently on the Hospital’s Board of Trustees, where he chaired the Quality Committee.  His peers have named him one of the “Outstanding Physicians of the Year” in Richmond Magazine’s annual poll.

John O’Bannon is a national leader in improving the medical profession.  A leader in the American Medical Association (AMA), John served on the AMA Delegation from the Medical Society of Virginia (MSV) and served as a member of the AMA’s Council for Ethical and Judicial Affairs from 1997 through 2004.  Here in Virginia, John is a past Chairman of the Board of the Richmond Academy of Medicine.  He also served as Chairman of the MSV’s Legislative Committee, where he helped pass the Virginia Patients’ Bill of Rights.

Speaker Disclosure:  Delegate John O’Bannon, MD does not have any personal or professional relationships with commercial entities producing healthcare goods and/or services.
Planning Committee:  The ACMS planning committee does not have any personal or professional financial relationships with commercial entities producing healthcare goods and/or services. 
by March 6, 2017 if attending (specify if not dining) Guests & spouses welcome – $45 payable at meeting  The University of Virginia School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Virginia School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximumof 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. 
 The University of Virginia School of Medicine awards one hour of participation to each
non-physician participant who successfully completes this educational activity.
The University of Virginia School of Medicine maintains record of participation for six (6) years. 
Please note the new meeting location, The Residence Inn/Marriott is located across from the Omni downtown.  There is plenty of parking at the hotel.  They have a parking lot, as well as a parking garage.  Feel free to call 434-220-0075 as the staff is very helpful should you have any questions regarding parking.   


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