The Johnson County Medical Society (JCMS) is a professional association for Johnson County physicians. The JCMS is an affiliate of the Iowa Medical Society and American Medical Association and exists to advance medical science and promote fair medical laws and regulations in Iowa. JCMS also works to protect the health of Iowans through a variety of projects and activities at the county level.
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
September 29, 2012
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day which will take place on Saturday, September 29, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity for those who missed the previous events, or who have subsequently accumulated unwanted, unused prescription drugs, to safely dispose of those medications. Read more . . .
Think Don't Drink
The Johnson County Medical Society and Alliance are pleased to announce our Think Don’t Drink public service project. Our goal is to encourage high school students to enjoy the festivities of prom without including alcohol in their celebration. This project is a collaboration between physicians and spouses, medical students and resident physician spouses, and the Coralville and Iowa City Police departments. Local florists will inserted informational cards into prom flowers.
Monthly Dinner Meetings
Monthly dinner meetings are an excellent way to get involved with JCMS and JCMSA and local issues. For JCMS members, dinner is included in dues. JCMSA members dine free when they attend with their JCMS member spouse. Dinners are held on the first Wednesday of the month at the University Athletic Club, 1360 Melrose in Iowa City.
If you'd like to attend, respond to the monthly invitation e-mail from Mona Peterschmidt that comes about 10 days before the meeting. (No e-mail? Call Mona at 319-545-8168) You RSVP only if you plan to attend. Please note the deadline.