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CCMS Media Contact: April Donahue, Executive Director, 239-435-7727
Dr. Rebekah Bernard began her one-year term as the 63rd CCMS president at the Medical Society’s 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting, July 25th.
The Foundation is pleased to announce that Lisvet Luceno, a Naples resident in the class of 2023 at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, is the winner of their 2020 Dr. William Lascheid Memorial Scholarship for Medical Students.
One of Mr. Eich’s personal goals in life is to “stay the heck out of the hospital system” as long as he can. It is that goal that drives him to make healthier choices. He also credits having a long-term relationship with his primary care physician as one of the reasons he has stayed so active.
Earlier this year, Collier County Medical Society launched the “CCMS Physicians Care” campaign. The campaign celebrates the heart of our physicians and highlights the years of training, technical proficiencies, and continuing education to maintain a physician’s...
CCMS applauds our 600+ physician members, and all our community’s healthcare workers and first responders, for providing exemplary care to patients in Collier County throughout the COVID-19 crisis.
This award honors a CCMS member who deserves special recognition for exemplary contributions to the practice of medicine and/or outstanding service to our community.
On Valentine’s Day 2019, Ken Koehler’s life was turned upside down. With a large lump on his tongue, his doctor suspected cancer and referred Ken to Dr. Leela Lavasani, who specializes in ear, nose, and throat tumors.
Mosteller, an accountant and longtime supporter of Collier County Medical Society (CCMS) and the Foundation, will work with the Board to raise and manage funds for healthcare scholarships and local healthcare programs.
After visiting Naples, Terry Olliges and his wife fell in love with the area and became seasonal residents. While they were soaking in the beauty of our community, they maintained relationships with their primary physicians up North. Since they were healthy, they...
Foundation of CCMS is officially accepting applications through March 31, 2020 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.