Each year, the Academy hosts a variety of events and programs to educate, inform and encourage members to strengthen connections within the Nashville medical community. Use the scrolling arrows below to view previous events or upcoming events with the Nashville Academy of Medicine.

Online CME for 2017
Nov 15 – Dec 31 all-day

Click here to visit the TMA website to see online CME opportunities to close out 2017.

NAM Holiday Open House @ Nashville Academy of Medicine
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Organized Medicine with Brent Moody, MD @ Vanderbilt University - Light Hall Room 437
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Are you frustrated with how lawmakers treat healthcare and the practice of medicine? Do you want to learn more about how you can get involved in the conversation, including how you can use your voice to make a difference the politics of medicine? Then come learn how from Dr. Moody!

Join NAM/TMA Member Brent Moody, MD as he leads a discussion of the benefits of engaging with organized medicine and how physicians can engage with legislators to positively impact healthcare.  

Vanderbilt University medical students are encouraged to RSVP via AnchorLink.  All others may RSVP to Nikki Ringenberg at  Your RSVP will help ensure plenty of pizza for all attendees.  Please bring your own beverage.


Want more information about Brent Moody, MD?
Brent Moody, MD, FACP, FAAD, has extensive experience with organized medicine at the local, state, and national levels. He has served the local dermatology community as Chairman of the Tennessee Dermatology Society and treasurer of the Nashville Dermatology Society.  Dr. Moody is also an active member of the Nashville Academy of Medicine and the Tennessee Medical Association, which has included service on the IMPACT Board of Directors both as chair and as a director. On the national level, he has served as the Chairman of the Public Policy Committee of the American College of Mohs Surgery. He is currently running for the Tennessee House of Representatives 56th District seat.


Dr. Moody completed his medical degree at Emory University School of Medicine.  He completed a residency program in both internal medicine and dermatology at the Washington University School of Medicine Barnes-Jewish Hospital where he served as Chief Resident.  He completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic and Dermatologic Surgery with Dr. George Hruza at the Laser and Dermatologic Surgery Center in St. Louis, Missouri.  In addition, Dr. Moody is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and has been practicing in Nashville since 2003, specializing in dermatologic surgery.  Dr. Moody obtained a bachelor’s degree in accounting from William and Mary.  In addition to his practice, he also has consulted on medical coding and reimbursement and was an assistant professor.
Financial Wellness for Physicians in Training @ Vanderbilt University - Light Hall #437
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Do your student loans keep you up at night?  Are you wondering what you should be doing now to ensure your financial future is the one you’ve dreamed of?  Come learn from Daniel Burke, President of Burke Financial Group, as he shares an overview of the unique aspects of financial wellness for physicians.

This financial wellness program provides physicians in training additional skills to help focus on learning the practice of medicine.  It includes general topics like student loans, cash management, insurance, and retirement as well as savings and investment strategies.  The program is not a solicitation or sales pitch, but an informational session about personal financial wellness designed specifically to address the unique needs of physicians in training.

Vanderbilt University medical students are encouraged to RSVP via AnchorLink.  All others may RSVP to Nikki Ringenberg at

This event is hosted by the Nashville Academy of Medicine and the Vanderbilt AMA-TMA – Medical School Chapter.  All NAM members are welcome.

Want to know more about Daniel Burke?

Daniel Burke is the owner and President of Burke Financial Group, LLC, providing personal, business, and estate planning. Daniel spent over three years as a Partner for a Fortune 100 company, where he was twice named Partner of the Year in 2011 & 2012. In 2016, he became a member of the Million Dollar Round Table, an industry wide organization recognizing the top producers in the world. After gaining valuable expertise in the financial field, he had the desire to start a practice servicing all financial needs, from basic to sophisticated planning.

Daniel grew up in Middle Tennessee and earned a BSBA in Finance from the University of Tennessee at Martin. He lives in Nashville with his wife Liz, a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with her Masters and Doctorate from Vanderbilt University. His community involvement includes volunteering with various non- profits and his local church. Away from the office, he loves to exercise and travel with his family.

2018 Annual President’s Reception @ Cabana
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

You and a guest are invited to attend the

Nashville Academy of Medicine’s 2018 President’s Reception.

Wednesday, January 24
6 – 8 p. m.
Location: Cabana
1910 Belcourt Ave
Nashville, TN 37212

Thank you for your membership and for a wonderful 2017!

Join us as we celebrate 2017, a year full of several milestones including maintaining our largest membership in 15 years!  Join us as we recognize our 2017 board members, install our 2018 officers, and recognize those physicians who have been practicing for 50 years.

 Click here to RSVP Online

Presenting Sponsor:



Affiliate Sponsor:

First Tennessee Bank


Doctors Day on the Hill with TMA
Mar 6 all-day

TMA’s annual policy briefing and lobby day in Nashville connects physicians directly with lawmakers so they can advocate for their patients and discuss major issues affecting the medical profession in Tennessee.

Learn more and register here –

TMA Annual Meeting / House of Delegates
May 5 all-day
Legislative Update CME: Advocacy, Policy, and Medicine @ Nashville Academy of Medicine
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Legislative Update:  Advocacy, Policy, and Medicine

Tuesday, September 25
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Nashville Academy of Medicine
3301 West End Ave, Suite 100
Nashville TN 37203

RSVP will be available in August 2018.

*Due to limited space, the event is only open to physicians and practice managers and no other allied healthcare professionals. AAPC CEU is not available for this workshop. Physicians can earn 1 hour of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME.

TMA’s legal and advocacy experts are bringing their annual legislative report to Nashville. This 1-hour CME session features a summary of their work on Capitol Hill during the most recent sessions of the Tennessee General Assembly, including a detailed analysis of new healthcare laws.

Learning Objectives:

  • Relevant laws affecting medical practices in Tennessee
  • New compliance and other legal requirements
  • Recent legislative highlights
  • 2019 legislative priorities and how they may impact you

Tell us your pain points. TMA’s government affairs team will gather and use attendees’ feedback for 2019-2020 legislative advocacy planning.

1AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ :This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Tennessee Medical Association. Tennessee Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Tennessee Medical Association designates this live program for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



Online CME for 2018
Nov 15 – Dec 31 all-day

Click here to visit the TMA website to see online CME opportunities to close out 2018.

NAM Holiday Open House @ Nashville Academy of Medicine
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm