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Discounted Full Conference Rates at the Annual Scientific Meeting Are Now Available

Discounted Full Conference Rates at the Annual Scientific Meeting Are Now Available

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

157th Annual Scientific Meeting

September 22; October 13; October 19-21; and November 17

Earn up to 28 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Celebrating 157 years of education, the Michigan State Medical Society Foundation presents the Annual Scientific Meeting live onsite at the Westin Southfield Hotel.  Register today and take advantage of the optional new “Discounted Full Conference” rates.   Meeting highlights include:

  • A maximum of 28 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • Live virtual courses in September, October, and November
  • Live in-person courses in October at The Westin Southfield Detroit
  • Compliance with CDC Guidelines for in-person meetings
  • Ten different courses to select from over six days
  • FREE WCMSSM Annual Francis P. Rhoades, MD, Memorial Lecture with reception and dinner

October 19 – 21, 2022 (Live In-Person - The Westin Southfield Detroit) courses include:

What’s New in Dermatology 2022

  • Therapies for Advanced Melanoma - Lawrence Flaherty, MD
  • Melanonychia: Differential, Dermoscopy & Biopsy Techniques -Julie Mervak, MD
  • Updates in Pediatric Dermatology - Jennifer Mancuso, MD

What’s New in Endocrinology 2022

  • Diabetes & Technology: Know the Basics - Cheryl Mills & Christina Donley
  • Non-Insulin Treatments for Type 2 Diabetes: Repeal and Replace – Ahmad Abu Limon, MD
  • Thyroid Function Tests: Appropriate Use & Making Sense of the Results - Ved Gossain, MD,
  • Lipid Profile Check: Do You Need to Fast or FEEHD? - Saleh Aldasouqi, MD

(FREE) Wayne County Medical Society Foundation’s 30th Annual Francis P. Rhoades, MD, Memorial Lecture (includes Reception and Dinner)

  • Modern Trends in Human Trafficking - Jaco Booyens

Quick Hits in Cardiology - Current and Developing Topics for Daily Practice 

  • Coronary Syndromes in Women - Nishtha Sareen, MD
  • Updates in Pulmonary Hypertension - Thomas Cascino, MD
  • Guiding Therapies through Stages of Heart Failure - Alexander Michaels, MD 
  • The Birth of High-Sensitivity Troponin Assays and Integration into Practice - Joseph Gibbs, MD

Colon and Rectal Surgery Update

  • Rectal Cancer Updates - Shawn Webb, MD
  • Fecal Incontinence - Beth-Ann Shanker, MD
  • Benign Anorectal; Pruritis, Pilonidal, Hidradenitis - Ade Adeyemo, MD
  • Optimization of the Geriatric Patient for Surgery - Amy Swanabol, MD

Rheumatology Update

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Evaluation, Diagnosis and Treatment Updates with Case Study for Busy Physicians - Alireza Meysami, MD
  • How to Approach and Treat Spondyloarthropathies - Ayad Alkhatib, MD
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis - Sufiya Hussain, MD

Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Update

  • Atopic Dermatitis - Tara Shankar, MD         
  • Drug Rashes - David Coleman, MD   
  • Food Allergy Diagnosis - Kelly O'Shea, MD         

For the complete list of all of the courses, conference brochure, and to register, click here or go to

Statement of Accreditation: The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The MSMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 28 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: The ACCME is approved by the Board of Nursing as an acceptable provider of continuing education for license renewal or relicensure.