Ed Legal Letter

An interview with Dr. Gerald Hickson, MD is featured in the ED Legal Letter, a resource for Emergency Medicine Malpractice Prevention and Risk Management. Read the articles, "Identify, Counsel EPs Frequently Targeted in Med/Mad Suits." and "Don't View Patient Complaints as Annoyances."

AOA LogoWe are pleased to announce that the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society has recently named the Vanderbilt Center for Patient and Professional Advocacy (CPPA) as the sole recipient of the 2016 Edward D. Harris Professionalism Award. Created in 2009, the Edward D. Harris Professionalism Award recognizes and honors outstanding programs that model best practices in medical professionalism and education. Alpha Omega Alpha is pleased to recognize and promote Vanderbilts work to improve professionalism among physicians nationally and internationally, said Richard L. Byyny, M.D., FACP, executive director. Please click HERE to access the AOA Honor Medical Society website and read the full article.