SGIM 2018: Here's what's coming

Friday, April 6, 2018

Health IT: Empowering General Internists to Lead Digital Innovation, that's what this years's annual meeting of the Society of General Internal Medicine is about. The conference takes place later this week, April 11-14, in Denver, CO. The onsite program is now available online here, or check out the Duke at SGIM 18 (PDF), for all things Duke that are taking place at the meeting.

Don't forget to follow us on Twitter @Duke_GIM and follow the hashtag #SGIM18 for more on what is happening! 

Here is what to expect: 

Great plenary sessions: 

  • THURSDAY: Open Plenary Session will be given by Eric Horvitz, MD, PhD, Technical Fellow and Managing Director at Microsoft Research.
    2018 Malcolm L. Peterson Honor Lecture 
    *Note: Duke Resident, Azalea Kim, MD, will be giving a short presentation during this plenary session.
  • FRIDAY: Presidential Address by Thomas H. Gallagher, MD, 2017 – 2018 SGIM President.
    Topic: Overcoming Our Innovation Inhibitions

Duke participation:

We have presenters from Duke each day of the conference; including a presentation during a plenary session, workshops, oral presentations, special symposia, and multiple poster presentations. Click here to see the full schedule of All Things Duke at SGIM 2018! 

Duke Networking Reception

Every year Duke GIM hosts a networking reception for all those from Duke who are in attendance. This year the reception will take place Thursday, April 12, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, in room Directors Row E (Plaza Building, Lobby Level), inside the Sheraton Hotel. If you're coming to the annual meeting, you won't want to miss this gathering!