News & Press Releases
CCMS Media Contact: April Donahue, Executive Director, 239-435-7727
The Foundation of CCMS is pleased to announce the winners of its 2022 Foundation Healthcare Scholarship awards: Aline Dort, Rebecca Henkind, Juliana Pena Lopez, and Emma Stock.
Dr. Rebecca Smith began her one-year term as the 65th CCMS president at the Medical Society’s 2022 Annual Meeting, July 16th at Arthrex One Conference Center.
Registration is open for the 9th Annual “Docs & Duffers” charity golf tournament and raffle at Bonita Bay Club Naples on September 24th. Tee-off is at 8:45am, and includes an enjoyable day of golf, hosted refreshments, prizes, and an awards luncheon. Open to the public.
Yordan Urrutia, graduate of Lorenzo Walker Technical High School in Naples in the class of 2024 at Florida State University College of Medicine, is the winner of the Foundation’s 2022 Dr. William Lascheid Memorial Scholarship for Medical Students.
CCMS is pleased to announce that Catherine Kowal, M.D. is the recipient of the 8th Annual CCMS Physician of the Year Award, which honors a CCMS member who deserves special recognition for exemplary contributions to the practice of medicine and/or outstanding service to our community.
As part of their ongoing initiative to connect residents and visitors with high quality healthcare in Southwest Florida, CCMS and the Foundation of CCMS are pleased to host the 13th Annual Women’s Health Forum, a free health education event, on Saturday, April 23rd.
The board of directors of the Foundation of CCMS is officially accepting applications for two scholarship award programs: the Dr. William Lascheid Memorial Scholarship for medical students and Healthcare Student Scholarships for students enrolled in or accepted to healthcare degree programs.
CCMS Honors Physician of the Year, COVID-19 Leaders, and New Board President at Annual Meeting Celebration
CCMS members and guests met to honor local physicians at the CCMS 2021 Annual Meeting Celebration on November 13th at Arthrex One Conference Center. The event, rescheduled from this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, featured in-person award presentations and recognition of the 2021-22 CCMS President.
Registration is open now through Dec. 6th. Participants can win bottles of wine or gift cards while helping support scholarships to future medical professionals and funding for local healthcare programs in need.
The CCMS Directory lists the office contact information and practice specialty for nearly 600 actively practicing physicians in our community. Complimentary copies are available at Collier County libraries.