CME Credit Opportunity

Looking for yet another reason to come to this year's Head for the Hills event? You could be eligible to receive up to 7 prescribed credits in continuing medical education from the American Academy of Family Physicians (see below). This Live activity, Head for the Hills, with a beginning date of 09/29/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable… Continue reading CME Credit Opportunity


Featured Speaker: Dr. Kathy Wibberly

Come listen to Dr. Wibberly's presentation, What Doctors Need to Know about Telehealth, at this year's Head for the Hills event! Back to the Future!  The first physicians in the world were generalists who provided all of the medical care available.  They diagnosed and treated illnesses, performed surgery and delivered babies.  About 75 years ago, all… Continue reading Featured Speaker: Dr. Kathy Wibberly

cultural competency, medical education, rural health issues, Southwest Virginia

Head for the Hills Agenda

GMEC is pleased to present the agenda for our 2016 annual conference and retreat, Head for the Hills, below! Come unwind, dine, and play with us for two days in the beautiful Hungry Mother State Park while learning from some of Virginia's leading rural health experts. Families of attending medical professionals are very welcome and activities have… Continue reading Head for the Hills Agenda