158th MSMS Foundation Annual Scientific Meeting Virtual Monthly Series

Registration is open for the newly designed 158th Annual Scientific Meeting Virtual Monthly Series. We have a packed agenda planned with nine sessions scheduled throughout 2023. This monthly evening virtual format will give attendees the opportunity to learn about cutting-edge clinical advances from local and national experts, from the safety and comfort of their homes via a laptop, desktop computer, tablet, or cellphone via Zoom. 

The ASM sessions will also be recorded for On-Demand viewing after each monthly meeting to allow a flexible education experience that works best with physician’s schedules.  

Confirmed topics and dates include:

  • March 27 – In Clinic Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Persons Living without and with HIV
  • April 24 – Hey Doc, What Are the Best Supplements to Take?
  • May 22 – Neurology Update 2023
  • June 26 – Lifestyle Medicine: Patients, Pillars, Practice
  • August 28 – Updates in Endocrinology
  • September 18 – Approach to Peripheral Neuropathy
  • October 23 – Dermatology Update
  • November 27 – Colon and Rectal SurgeryDecember 18 – Allergy and Asthma Updates

Highlighted Upcoming ASM Series Sessions for March and April include:

In Clinic Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Persons Living without and with HIV

Monday, March 27, 2023, 6:00 – 8:00 PM EST
Approved for 2 AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™

Speaker: Bruno Giordani, PhD, Associate Director, Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center


  • Elucidate the differences between cognitive impairment in Alzheimer’s disease/Dementia vs Cognitive impairment in HIV and aging.
  • Discuss the pros/cons of using cognitive screening measures.
  • Describe common “pen and paper” and computerized dementia screening options.
  • Discuss the concept of “Multiplexity” and its role in managing older adult patients with HIV.
  • Explain other useful cognitive and behavioral screenings to be considered for use in clinic.


Hey Doc, What Are the Best Supplements to Take?

Monday, April 24, 2023, 6:00 – 8:00 PM EST  
Approved for 2 AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™

Speaker: Romana M. Wallace, DO, Assistant Professor, WMED Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine


  • Understand what your patients are looking for when they ask to seek integrative or alternative medicine.
  • Identify common nutritional deficiencies that may complicate recovery.
  • Develop basic understanding of nutrition vs supplementation.
  • Develop a quick tool kit to address common questions.


Registration Fees Per Course: 

Members – $50
Non-members – $75
Retired Members – $50
Member Students and Residents – FREE

For more information, contact Brenda Marenich at 517-336-7580

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 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity