Annual Dinner Meeting

This is the only night of the year where we come together as a medical community in a non-academic setting to socialize and strengthen our bond as physicians in the Central Pennsylvania Community. Please remember that spouses as well as guests are welcome to the event. Also, please encourage your board eligible/certified physician partners to join.

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74th Annual Dinner Meeting

  • Date: Friday, March 8th, 2019
  • Time: Cocktails @ 6PM | Dinner & Program @ 7:30PM
  • Venue: Colonial Golf & Tennis Club
  • Address: 4901 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110
  • Price: $75/person (pay here)

Guest Speaker

  • Jimmy Kempski
  • Eagles Writer for
  • Jimmy Kempski

    Jimmy is a former writer for and The Allentown Morning Call. He now writes for, covering the Eagles year-round and providing analysis and breaking news, as well as interacting with his fan base on Twitter.

Previous Guest Speakers

Year Speaker Title Discussion
2018 Garry E. Adelman Director of History and Education, Civil War Trust “Gettysburg (and Medical) Photo Extravaganza!"
2017 John Baer Philadelphia Daily News and Philadelphia Inquirer Columnist “Pennsylvania: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly”
2016 Dennis Owens News Anchor (ABC 27) "Live at Five"
2015 Jeffrey Miller Senior VP, Chief Security Officer (NFL) "Security - America's Game"
2014 Faith T. Fitzgerald, MD Professor of Medicine "Neuroethics"
2013 Graham Hetrick Dauphin County Coroner "View from the Body Bag"
2012 William D. Phillips, PhD Nobel Prize-winning Physicist "Time, Einstein, and the Coolest Stuff in the Universe"
2011 Stephen R. Reed Mayor of Harrisburg (former) "Tales from the Mayor's Office - How We Got Things Done"
2010 Jeffrey D. McCausland U.S. Army colonel (retired) “The War in Afghanistan”
2009 Mike Lee Correspondent (ABC News) “My Adventures as a Foreign Correspondent”
2008 Sheldon Munn Local Historian “The History of Harrisburg”
2007 Jennet Conant Author “Behind the Lines – the Scientists who Raced to Defeat the Nazis”
2006 Frank DeFord Sportswriter "An Evening with Frank DeFord"
2005 Ellen S. Baker, M.D., M.P.H. NASA Astronaut (former) (Johnson Space Center) "Space Flight Experiences"
2004 John C. Bogle Founder (The Vanguard Group) "The Mutual Fund Industry: Salesmanship or Stewardship"
2003 Dr. Bob Arnot Journalist "On the Front Line of Terror"
2002 Nathaniel Philbrick Author "In the Heart of the Sea"
2001 Jeff Shaara Author "The Legacy of the Killer Angels, and Our Search for Heroes"
2000 Jean-Michel Cousteau Environmentalist "Adventure and Exploration of the Undersea World"
1999 David Breashears Filmmaker "Everest: Mountain Without Mercy"