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January 29, 2020

Interested in running for public office?

Register for AMA’s candidate workshop and help push GI priorities forward as an elected official.
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There are still spots available for the upcoming AMA Candidate Workshop, Feb. 28 – March 1, in Washington, D.C. but the deadline to register is Monday, Feb. 3.

This 1.5-day workshop is designed to provide you with the skills and strategic approach you will need to make a run for public office.

  • Some of the topics include:
  • How and when to make the decision to run.
  • The importance of a disciplined campaign plan and message.
  • The secrets of effective fundraising.
  • What kinds of media advertising are right for your campaign.
  • How to handle the inevitable crises that emerge for every campaign.
  • The role of your spouse and your family.
  • How to become a better public speaker.

The deadline to register is Feb. 3. There are still a few spots remaining but don’t delay. The registration fee is $250 for AMA members ($1,000 non-members), spouses and state medical society staff. The fee is waived for students/residents, however, there are limited slots and the AMPAC Board will review and select from the pool of qualified applicants.


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