Are Specialty Societies Measuring Up?

"Are you kidding?" says Norman B. Kahn, MD, director, division of education, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) in Kansas City, MO, when asked if specialty society meetings were experiencing an attendance drop-off in today's managed care-driven world. "We just had our 50th anniversary meeting, with record attendance--nearly 20,000 attendees."

CME experts once predicted that given the changing educational needs of physicians--and the shrinking of their discretionary income--s

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