Luncheon Meetings 

Last meeting

General information

Next meeting

Last meeting - May 6, 2017 at Sequoyah Country Club, Oakland

Michael Melewicz MD spoke on "Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care: Challenges and Opportunities for Physicians." This program was developed with support from the Alameda - Contra Costa Medical Association. He has given this presentation at various hospital staff meetings and grand rounds in the Bay Area.        

References from his talk:

Pictures below are from the May luncheon. Click on any photo to see it larger, and then use your left or right arrow buttons to move to other pictures if you wish. We hope some of you will also take pictures at future events - send them to 

General information

RPA luncheons usually occur on the first Saturday of February, August, and November, and the first or second Saturday of May, at rotating locations. Exact upcoming dates usually appear on the Notices page. Online reservations become available approximately one month prior to the event. If you have questions or comments about the luncheons, please direct them to Ron Bachman -

Next meeting

Saturday, August 5, 2017                                                                                            Location:  Basque Cultural Center
                     599 Railroad Avenue; South San Francisco, CA 94080

Social hour: 11:30 AM                
Lunch: NOON - please note early time!  Allow time to park and walk to                                                       building.
Speaker: 12:45 PM            We will try to follow this schedule!

Speaker: Bruce Blumberg MD, retired TPMG physician and educator

Topic: The Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine

Menu:  Prime Rib OR Salmon OR Vegetarian Pasta

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Map and directions: Click on marker in interactive map below for more detail and directions:


Speaker info:


            Bruce Blumberg     Photo from <> website

            Bruce Blumberg

    Photo from <> website

Bruce Blumberg was the long-time Director of Graduate Medical Education for KP NCal until his retirement last year. He now works for SCPMG developing the nascent Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine, and will report on their progress. Bruce last addressed our group in 2014, and gave an excellent talk.  Again, please note we will serve lunch at NOON, and Bruce will speak at 12:45 PM.