MSMS Educational Opportunities at a Glance

The MSMS Education Update 2023 is now available for all of your educational needs. The eight-page brochure highlights all the MSMS Foundation’s upcoming educational activities, by category, including:

  • Grand Rounds
  • Practice Management
  • Monday Night Medicine: Implicit Bias Training
  • Reducing Unconscious Bias – An Imperative
  • A Day of Board of Medicine Renewal Requirements
  • Conference on Bioethics
  • Annual Scientific Meeting
  • On-Demand Webinars

Visit our “Implicit Bias” page to learn about the recently revised Public Health Code – General Rules pertaining to implicit bias training standards to allow asynchronous teleconferences or webinars as acceptable modalities.  MSMS has your implicit bias needs covered in both live and on-demand activities. 

Highlighted upcoming educational opportunities include:

158th MSMS Foundation Annual Scientific Meeting Virtual Monthly Series*:

Hey Doc, What Are the Best Supplements to Take?

Monday, April 24, 2023

6:00 – 8:00 PM EST – Virtual via Zoom

Approved for 2 AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™

The supplement industry rivals the pharmaceutical industry in sales. With open access and less regulation, the way to health for patients and providers can be confusing, conflicting, and sometimes contradictory.  Patients are left without adequate resources to make decisions that are best practices.

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

A Day of Board of Medicine Renewal Requirements**:

Pain and Symptom Management; Medical Ethics; Implicit Bias

Friday, May 5, 2023
Live Virtual via Zoom
8:30 am – 4:15 pm EST

Approved for 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Let MSMS be your resource to earn the mandated Michigan Board of Medicine CME – all in one day.  This conference fulfills LARA’s requirement for three hours in the area of pain and symptom management (meets the new one hour minimum of controlled substance prescribing training), one hour of medical ethics, and three hours of implicit bias training.

  • Pain and Symptom Management
    Carl Christensen, MD, PhD, D-FASAM, FACOG, cMRO, Clinical Associate Professor, Depts of Psychiatry and OB Gyn, WSU School of Medicine
  • Balancing Pain Treatment and Legal Responsibilities
    Aaron J. Kemp, Chapman Law Group
  • Medical Ethics: Death and Organ Transplantation
    Abram Brummett, PhD, HEC-C, Assistant Professor, Department of Foundational Medical Studies, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
  • Implicit Bias Training

Registration Fees: 
Members – $270
Non-members – $350
Retired Members – $180
Member Students and Residents – FREE

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 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.**AMA Credit Designation Statement: The MSMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.