The Leading Edge

March 2020 – Vol. 39, No. 2

Working Together as We Embrace and Support Our Differences

This month, I would like to highlight the history and efforts of our Academy in the area of diversity and inclusion. The motto “We Are One” embodies the composition of and commitment to our membership and the patients we serve.


The Unequivocal Role of Specialty-wide Societies in the Future

We hear the term “value” related to healthcare so frequently that it has become trite. Even so, “value” is what ultimately determines the survivability and structure of a given entity. Those who predict and provide the tools and services that their customers/members want and need successfully evolve and maintain relevance during times of disruptive change. Those who do not are ultimately replaced or become irrelevant.