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It is May and time is flying by. I wanted to keep you in the loop and give you a mid-term report highlighting what the Board of Trustees has been doing and summarize decisions that we have made since I became the Chair last August.
When this newsletter hits your inbox, there will only be just over 10 weeks to go until the conference. All abstract authors have now been notified and the sessions are being scheduled, as are all of the plenary sessions.
There is so much to see and do in San Francisco! To help you maximize your enjoyment of the city while you are attending the G-I-N 2013 Conference, we conducted a rapid review of sights and social events in August. Below we highlight some opportunities to experience San Francisco’s scenic beauty, diverse neighborhoods, restaurants and cultural attractions.
As part of the G-I-N North America Webinar Series, Anand Parekh, MD, MPH, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, presented in January 2013 on multiple chronic conditions as part of guideline development and implementation. In the brief invited article that follows he addresses the G-I-N community on the importance of this topic and invites North American to share experience.