All Member Virtual Meeting
TMA hosts a virtual meeting on the third Thursday of the month to discuss an issue that is relevant to our members and physicians across the state. We invite guest experts to give us their perspective on the issue. The next session will take place on September 23 at 6:00 pm CST. Pre-registration is required, but attendance is free.
This meeting will address the effect of the Delta variant in Tennessee (including ICU, hospitalizations, deaths and differences compared to other variants), and the clinical treatment of long-haul COVID (or PASC). TMA President Ron Kirkland, MD, will start the meeting, and TMA Immediate Past President Kevin Smith, MD, will act as moderator for the group discussion with three guest panelists.
Guest panelists will include: Sapna Kripalani, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; William Schaffner, MD, Professor of Preventive Medicine, Department of Health Policy; Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Tom Talbot, MD, Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases; Chief Hospital Epidemiologist, Vanderbilt University Medical Center.