Endorsed by California Medical Association, Hospital Association of Southern California,
California Society of Addiction Medicine, UC San Diego PACE Program
& California Public Protection & Physician Health

Join us for the 36th Annual Virtual Conference on Physicians’ Well-Being. Presented by Riverside County Medical Association, this program is designed to assist hospitals and health care organizations comply with Title 22 Regulations on matters related to health and wellness, addiction, mental illness and behavioral issues of physicians and other health care providers.

Conference Speakers

Rick Barton, Esq.
Rick Barton, Esq.
Hani Chaabo, M.D.
Hani Chaabo, M.D.
William Perry, PhD
William Perry, PhD
Michel Sucher, M.D.
Michel Sucher, M.D.
Calvin Patel, M.D.
Calvin Patel, M.D.



8:00-8:45 a.m. (PST)
Well-Being Committee Legal & Legislative Update
Presented by Rick Barton, Esq.
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves, & Savitch LLP

8:45-9:45 a.m. (PST)
Aging Physician Assessments
Presented by William Perry, PhD
UC San Diego PACE Program
Physician Assessment and Clinical Education

9:45-10:15 a.m. (PST)
Aging Physician Legal Guidelines
Presented by Rick Barton, Esq.
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves, & Savitch LLP

10:15-10:25 a.m. (PST)

10:25-10:35 a.m. (PST)
Medical Board of California's Physician Health
& Wellness Program Update

Presented by John Rosenberg, M.D.
California Public Protection & Physician Health, Inc.

10:35-12:00 p.m. (PST)
Crucial Conversations & Intervention Strategies
Presented by Hani Chaabo, M.D.
Ridgecrest Regional Hospital
and Michael Sucher, M.D.
Sucher Medical Management, Ltd.

12:00-12:30 p.m. (PST)
Panel Q&A Discussion

This Activity is designated for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)TM

CME Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate best practices to screen and assess physicians as they age.
  • Understand the legal requirements when addressing aging physicians.
  • Summarize updated legal requirements of PWBCs and key PWBC activities.
  • Formulate a personalized intervention and communication strategy for at-risk and impaired physicians.


Regular Registration
Medical Student/Resident Registration

Register Online

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Conference Materials

Conference materials and
conference Zoom link will be
emailed to registered attendees
on Tuesday, July 16th.

CME Information

This program qualifies for
4.5 hours of Category One CME.
After the program, event
participants will receive an
email survey with a unique
evaluation link.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made on or
before Friday, July 12th will be
eligible for a full refund.

For additional information, questions, sponsorships and group registrations, please contact Minna Decker at
(800) 472-6204 or mdecker@rcmadocs.org



Thank You to Our Sponsors




Accreditation Seal

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the California Medical Association (CMA) through the joint providership of Fresno Madera Medical Society and Riverside County Medical Association. Fresno Madera Medical Society is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Credit Designation Statement: Fresno Madera Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.