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.

TMA President’s Town Hall
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm
TMA President’s Town Hall Physicians’ Voice in Troubled Times: the Role of TMA Join TMA members from across the state for a virtual town hall meeting with TMA President Kevin Smith, MD. The conversation will focus on the future of TMA and how it can serve you as the leading voice for physicians in Tennessee. We will discuss new ways to voice your concerns and opinions with TMA as well as other issues including advocacy, representation, and member engagement. We want to hear what is important to you as we work to increase our collective voice to improve patient care in Tennessee. Thank you for being a member of the Tennessee Medical Association and for all you do as physicians for the patients of Tennessee. Sep 24, 2020 06:30 PM in Central Time (US and Canada) Register here: Speaker: Kevin Smith, MD

Kevin Smith, MDPresident at the Tennessee Medical Association

Dr. Kevin Smith was installed as TMA President at July’s TMA House of Delegates. Dr. Smith is a primary care physician, currently practicing at Vanderbilt Adult Primary Care and teaching general internal medicine. He received his medical degree and Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 25 years. He is Associate Medical Director for the Center for Health Information Management at Vanderbilt and an Assistant Professor with the Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health. He has served his local TMA medical society, the Nashville Academy of Medicine, as both Secretary-Treasurer and 2018 President. He also serves as the Secretary-Treasurer for the Tennessee Chapter of the American College of Physicians.
(Virtual) Legislative Reception with Nashville Academy of Medicine
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
NAM visits Chihuly at Cheekwood @ Cheekwood
Nov 19 – Dec 31 all-day

The Nashville Academy of Medicine invites members to purchase discounted tickets and join us for a visit to see

Chihuly at Cheekwood!

Instead of gathering physicians together, you can select the date and time that works best for you between November 19 and December 31 for your visit. NAM Members are welcome to purchase tickets for themselves, one guest, and their children.

NAM Member Tickets are $19, and must be purchased in advance.
Retail is $23 (day) or $28 (night) and includes Chihuly at Cheekwood and Holiday Lights

Cheekwood members are encouraged to use their membership to visit Cheekwood during the NAM ticket window as well.

After your visit, we’d love to see your pictures on social media! Please share them with us and use the hashtag #NAMatCheekwood when you do!

To support Cheekwood’s efforts to maintain safety measures, members will call to reserve your time and date in advance.

Certificates will be sent from NAM to members roughly one week before the visit window opens in November.  All tickets purchased for this event are non-refundable.  Tickets may be transferred to another NAM member (before December 15) or converted into a donation to the Medical Foundation of Nashville.  If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Nikki Ringenberg at

End of Year CME
Nov 25 – Dec 31 all-day

Click here to visit the TMA website to see online CME opportunities to close out 2020.

Virtual Holiday Open House with NAM and MFN
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm
Bicentennial Gala @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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