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Opinion Editorial ………………………………6 Nectar of the vine Deval (Reshma) Paranjpe, MD, FACS

Editorial ………………………………8 On presentations Richard H. Daffner, MD, FACR

Editorial ……………………………12 The traffic cop Andrea G. Witlin, DO, PhD

Editorial ……………………………14 Great ‘awokenings’ Joseph C. Paviglianiti, MD

Departments Membership Benefits………….16 Society News …………………….18 • 2020 ACMS president installed • ACMS Foundation awards medical student scholarship • Pittsburgh Ophthalmology Society • Pennsylvania Geriatrics Society –Western Division

Classifieds ………………………..22

Articles Feature ……………………………..23 2020 ACMS president and officers

Materia Medica …………………..26 Advances in precision medicine: Alpelisib (Piqray®) for PIK3CA-mutated breast cancer Karen M. Fancher, PharmD, BCOP

Legal Report ……………………..29 Physician recruiting: J-1 Visa Waivers for international medical graduates Catherine V. Wadhwani, Esq.