Hundreds of medical assistants and CMAs (AAMA) are scheduled to attend the 56th Annual Conference of the American Association of Medical Assistants Sept. 7-10 in Scottsdale, at the Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort. Attendees can choose from more than 30 topics, including robotic surgery, bariatrics, bullying in the workplace, drug recognition for the medical assistant, and legal issues to avoid in allied health education.

Medical assistants may pre-register before Aug. 6 by calling (800) 228-2262, or visiting They may also register at the door.

For more information, visit or call the AAMA directly at (800) 228-2262.

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