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.

Professional Privilege Tax – Due June 1, 2022
Jun 1 all-day
MFN Physicians Ball @ 14TENN
Aug 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

You’re Invited to join us on August 13, 2022 for the Medical Foundation of Nashville’s Physicians Ball!

The Board of the Medical Foundation of Nashville kindly invites you to join us for an evening of dinner and dancing to celebrate and honor physicians while supporting the work of the Foundation.  Make plans to join us for a cocktail-attire celebration at 14TENN featuring Blue Tone Music at 5:30 p.m. and view the full details here.

Patron opportunities, including full tables, and individual tickets are on sale now at here!

If you or your organization is interesting in sponsoring or if you have any questions about the Physicians Ball, please email or call 615-712-6236 ext 202.


We are so appreciative of our sponsors and patrons who are an important part of making this celebration happen!  If you’d like to join the celebration as a Patron, click here for more information.  If your organization is interesting in sponsoring or you have questions about being a patron of the Physicians Ball, Rebecca Leslie or Nikki Ringenberg would be happy to discuss these opportunities with you.  Click on their names for email, or call 615-712-6236.

Mission Champion Sponsor:

Access to Care Sponsors:


Beverage Sponsor:


Corporate Table Host:


Marilynn Michaud, MD

Christopher Ott, MD

Nicole Schlechter, MD and Raymond Bluth, MD

Robin Williams, MD


Laura Lawson, MD and William Lawson, MD

Rebecca and Brett Leslie

Michel McDonald, MD

Ron Overfield, MD and Kay Overfield

Gregg Shepard, MD and Amy Shepard

Jule West, MD and David West

Michael Zanolli, MD and Julie Sandine



All Member Virtual with NAM and TMA – Physician Wellness
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm


Click the image above or click here to register.

Student and Resident – Welcome to Nashville Social! @ Kenect Nashville
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Are you interested in having a voice in the state of medicine?

Do you want to learn how to get involved in organized medicine, from the local to the national level?

Or, do you just want to know more about the Nashville Academy of Medicine (NAM) and free membership for medical students and residents in NAM and TMA?

Join NAM and medical student, resident, and fellow leaders from Nashville for all of the above, drinks, and light hors d’oeuvres at Kenect Nashville on Tuesday, September 20, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  REGISTER HERE for this free event.

Additional details on parking options will be sent to registrants ahead of the event.

Presenting Sponsor:


Kenect Nashville
800 19th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203

Want to see how fun this event will be? Click the images below to see a short two minute video highlighting the fun space and great features of our sponsor and host for this event, Kenect Nashville.


If you have questions about the event, please contact Nikki Ringenberg at 615-712-6236 or

TMGMA Fall Conference @ Knoxville Marriott Downtown
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day

Click here for the full details: TMGMA_Fall Conference Brochure_2022

Legislative Dinner with NAM Leaders
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kendra Scott Gives Back to MFN @
Dec 1 all-day

Kendra Scott Gives Back Benefiting the Medical Foundation of Nashville

Join us online for a Kendra Scott Gives Back jewelry trunk show, benefiting the Medical Foundation of Nashville!Shop online using the code GIVEBACK-CMXVG! Please note this is strictly online and there is no in person event.
2023 Presidents Reception @ Maggiano's Little Italy
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pizza and Politics @ NAM Office
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Please note this event is exclusively for members of the Nashville Academy of Medicine.  Nashville area medical students and residents may apply for free membership at the event.

Click here to RSVP.

Day on the Hill @ Cordell Hull Building
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Day on the Hill, NAM and 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. The 2023 Day on the Hill will be in-person on Tuesday, March 7.

Click here to register online.

Contact Rebecca Leslie with questions –

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