Game Changers  
    Volume VI, Issue 48 | Dec. 1, 2017   
South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:  
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PBCMS & PBCMS Services present
2017 Starfish & Snowflake Gala
Saturday, December 2, 2017
West Palm Beach
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SFHHA presents
Annual Dinner
Thurs., December 7, 2017
Signature Grand Davie
SFMGMA presents
Annual Holiday Event
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017
Prohibition, Midtown Miami
SFHEF/WHEN present 
Holiday Networker
Thurs., Dec. 14, 2017
Pembroke Pines
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Florida Medical Center Walks To Support the National Alliance on Mental Illness  

Florida Medical Center's Chief Executive Officer, Trey Abshier, and several members of the staff participated in the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Walk of Broward County. NAMI Broward is dedicated to the educating the community regarding the stigma associated with mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life for all individuals affected by these diseases. NAMI provides free support groups, education classes and seminars. "We wanted to come and be a part of the walk to support the community in creating awareness for mental illness," said Florida Medical Center CEO, Trey Abshier.
Vitale Whistle Blower Defense  
Sylvester, CFAR and Argentina Centers Awarded NCI Grant for Research and Training
A consortium made up of Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, the University of Miami Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), and scientific institutions in Argentina has been awarded a prestigious National Cancer Institute U54 grant to pursue research in AIDS-related malignancies while developing the careers of a critical mass of junior researchers in Argentina.
"A major goal is building research strength in Argentina by developing the careers of basic, translational and clinical junior investigators," said Enrique A. Mesri, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology and PI of the consortium. "AIDS malignancy research abroad is a very important scientific and training opportunity."
Modernizing Medicine Joins Xcertia's Collaborative Effort to Help Enhance the Use of Mobile Health Apps
Company to Collaborate in the Creation of mHealth Application Guidelines
Boca Raton, FL - November 29, 2017 - Specialty-specific health information technology leader, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., today announced it has joined Xcertia, a collaborative dedicated to improving the quality, safety and effectiveness of mobile health applications, or apps. As a member of Xcertia, Modernizing Medicine will collaborate with other leading healthcare organizations, including the American Heart Association (AHA), the American Medical Association (AMA), DHX Group and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), to help ensure mHealth apps are safe and effective for consumers and have the confidence of physicians recommending them.