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BERKS COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY

A Quarterly Publication

To provide news and opinion to support
professional growth and personal connections within
the Berks County Medical Society community.

Berks County Medical Society
MEDICAL RECORD
Lucy J. Cairns, MD

FALL 2018
Features
Health Determinants
Beyond the Exam Room

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Editorial Board

D. Michael Baxter, MD
Daniel B. Kimball, MD, MACP
T. J. Huckleberry, MPA
Raymond C. Truex Jr., MD, FAANS, FACS

Berks County Medical Society Officers
Gregory T. Wilson, DO
President
Michael Haas, MD
President Elect
D. Michael Baxter, MD
Chair, Executive Council
Dan Kimball, MD
Interim Treasurer
Patti Brown, MD
Interim Secretary
Andrew R. Waxler, MD
Immediate Past President
T. J. Huckleberry, MPA
Executive Director

	

TRANSPORTATION
Culture Race LANGUAGE
Child Abuse RELIGION
employment poverty
Violence Neighborhood
EDUCATION nutrition
DISCRIMINATION family

	
18 	 Reading Hospital/Tower Health Student
		
Summer Research Projects
	

27 	 The St. Francis Home: A Social Model for Hospice Care

	

31 	 Substance Use Disorder in Older Adults

	

34	 A Berks Health Initiative: 5 Years Getting Gutsy

	

35	 The World Inside Us	

	
38 	 Drug Costs, Drug Shortages and Group Purchasing 		
		
Organizations; Physicians Against Drug Shortages
	

42 	 Fall 2018 Department of Family Medicine Lecture Series

	

44 	 BCMS News & Events

	

46	 BCMS Event Calendar

Berks County Medical Society
875 Berkshire Boulevard, Suite 102B, Wyomissing, PA 19610
Phone: 610.375.6555 | Fax: 610.375.6535
Email: info@berkscms.org

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