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Health Awareness Month Topics

  • National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month
  • Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Food Safety Education Month
  • Fruit and Veggies—More Matters Month
  • Healthy Aging Month
  • National ITP Awareness Month
  • Blood Cancer Awareness Month (promoted by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society)
  • National Cholesterol Education Month
  • Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Pediculosis Prevention Month/Head Lice Prevention Month
  • Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Recovery Month
  • National Sickle Cell Month
  • National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month
  • National Yoga Awareness Month
  • Newborn Screening Awareness Month
  • Whole Grains Month
  • World Alzheimer’s Month
  • Sepsis Awareness Month
  • Usher Syndrome Awareness Day (third Saturday)
  • National Suicide Prevention Week (September 5-11)
  • World Suicide Prevention Day (September 10)
  • World Sepsis Day (September 13)
  • National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
  • National Preparedness Month
  • Pain Awareness Month
  • Sexual Health Awareness Month
  • Sports Eye Safety Month
  • National Celiac Disease Awareness Day (September 13)
  • Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) Day (September 15)
  • National Farm Safety & Health Week (September 18-24)
  • National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (September 18)
  • Get Ready Day (September 20)
  • National School Backpack Awareness Day (September 21)
  • Falls Prevention Day (September 22)
  • Family Health and Fitness Day (September 24)
  • Malnutrition Awareness Week (September 26-30)
  • National Women’s Health and Fitness Day (September 28)
  • World Rabies Day (September 28)
  • World Heart Day (September 29)
  • Sport Purple for Platelets Day (September 30)
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Month



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A Las Vegas Business Press Publication | Sponsored by the Clark County Medical Society

Spring 2017

Do you or your organization need a speaker for an upcoming event? Contact the CCMS SPEAKERS BUREAU! Call 702.739.9989 to schedule one of our expert physicians to give a presentation on the health care topic of your choice.

Is your physician a member of CCMS in good standing? Click here to find out.

Important Information


Click here for advertising rates in the County Line, monthly newsletter, the annual pictorial directory or the website banner ads.



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Welcome to the
Clark County Medical Society

Meet Alexandra P. Silver, the New Clark County Medical Society Executive Director




Hello! I am incredibly honored to be the new Clark County Medical Society (CCMS) Executive Director. I am humbled to have the opportunity to join the professional staff and work to advance its mission to serve the needs of physicians, their patients and the community with responsibility and integrity through membership, media and events. For many, this is my first chance to introduce myself to you and I look forward to meeting you and working with each of you. As we move forward, I invite you to engage and become an active member on this journey; I promise it will be challenging, exciting, rewarding and entertaining. Read more here...


CCMS Annual Pictorial Directory

The directory is published in the Fall (annual membership start date) every year. The deadline to lock in your advertisement is September 1st of each year.

We offer an Early Bird discount for advertisers who lock in their ads by September 1st each year. Your space reservation and payment by this date will entitle you to a 10% discount on your directory ad. You must complete the advertising insertion order form which details the rates and specifications for placing your ad. The advertising deadline is September 1 every year. This is the last day we will be able to accept insertion orders, artwork and full payment. Thank you for your interest and please feel free to call Lupita Abrew at 702.739.9989 or e-mail Lupita.

Click here to view the advertising rates..

We accept advertisements for the annual Membership Directory through September 1st of each year, and invite you to take advantage of this valuable resource. This comprehensive, black-and-white pictorial directory of all Clark County Medical Society Members, with information on all Clark County physicians, is used over and over as a reference guide by physicians, hospital personnel and others in the health care industry. One complimentary copy of the directory will be sent to all of our members and advertisers. The remainder of the directories are sold to the public for $90 ($50 for members after their first copy) each.


2017 CCMS Resident

Job Fair

A “Keep Our Residents in Nevada” Initiative by the clark county medical society

August 17th, 2017


click here TO RSVP


The Clark County Medical Society is launching an initiative to “Keep Our Residents in Nevada”. This inaugural Resident Fair is being done in collaboration with the University of Nevada School of Medicine and Valley Health Systems along with other community partners.

click here TO download the resident & Fellow registration form


click here TO download the Employer/Organization registration form


click here TO download the sponsorship form


Thank You to our Current Sponsors!


CCMS 2017-2018 President


Joseph Adashek, MD, FACOG




It gives me such a pleasure to serve as the 2017-2018 President of our distinguished organization. It is with a sense of humility and pride that I accept this responsibility. In looking at the hitory of CCMS, I can't but admire the vision, dedication, and insige of those who laid its foundation. Commitment to excellence, quality care, and respect for both physicians and patients' rights aree principles that we all uphold.


Be Part of the Solution Be a DELEGATE

2017 NSMA Annual Meeting
September 28-30, 2017
Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel

To sign up as a CCMS Delegate, please click on thumbnail to download the CCMS Delegate Form. Please complete and return the delegate form to Janice Poblete ASAP! 

ALL CCMS DELEGATES are reimbursed up to $500

ALL CCMS DELEGATES must register to attend the NSMA Annual Meeting! Click HERE to register for the NSMA Annual Meeting!

Find the schedule, hotel details and registration form HERE

A direct link to the hotel registration page is found HERE

And non-stop flights on Southwest Airlines found at


New CCMS Building




The Clark County Medical Society is extremely proud of the new office building that has been built on the existing property of our
current office located at 2590 E. Russell Road. Construction began in January 2016 and we opened our doors on December 12th 2016! For the past 62 years, the medical society has served Physicians and their Patients in our Southern Nevada
Community and this building is designed to expand these opportunities.

We invite you to consider one or more of the sponsorship opportunities
below in helping CCMS to build quality healthcare here in Southern Nevada.



2017 CCMS MiniMED Internship

Our Junior Mini Internship Program is just one of the ways we strive to enhance students desire to pursue a career in medicine and to keep our best and brightest in Nevada.

October 9th - 19th, 2017

Our Junior Mini Internship Program is just one of the ways we strive to enhance students desire to pursue a career in medicine and to keep our best and brightest here in Nevada! This experience is more than just an opportunity to shadow a doctor; this program affords the student a chance to interact with a doctor and the care team in the physical, intellectual and emotional environment the student plans to pursue. We go all out to connect students with doctors in areas of specialties they seek to follow and introduce them to specialties they may not have considered. Our goal is to build a bridge from High School to Medical School. CCMS has coordinated with the Clark County School District to work directly with your school administration in the selection process. Below is how you apply.

registration form COMING SOON!

click here TO download the sponsorship form