Association of Chinese American Physicians Career Development Symposium


February 29, Sunday, 2004
50th Floors Dining Room
Citibank Headquarter, One Court Square
Long Island City (Queens), New York 11120
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Refreshment 1:00-1:25 pm
Welcome & Introductions --- Dr. Huachen Wei, Vice-President, ACAP 1:25-1:30 pm
Session I. Hospital-Based Medical Careers 1:30-2:30 pm

1.How to survive and excel in residency training?
Bing Lu, MD, PhD, Medical Director, Maimonides Primary Health Service

2.How to succeed in a hospital based specialty?
Henry Zhou, MD, PhD, Board Certified Anesthesiologist

Session II. Financial Considerations in Medical Careers 2:30-3:30 pm

1. Healthcare referral program
Jia Cai-Lewin, Vice President, Citibank Commercial Banking

2. Factor driving the economic recovery
Alex Montoya, Van Kampen Investments, Regional Vice President

3. Business succession planning
Patti Mitchell, Travelers Life & Annuity, Vice President

Refreshment Break 3:30-3:50 pm

Session III. Office-Base Medical Careers 4:00-5:00 pm

1. How to negotiate an employment contract? -Considerations as Employee versus Employer
Henry Chen, MD, MS, Medical Director, Jenan Community Health Centers

2. How to start a private practice?
Ming Zhu, MD, MS, Board Certified Internist and Acupuncturist

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