May 6 (Sat) 12:00pm Meet the AME

Event Date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join Senior AME HIMS/IMS James Simon MD with 35 years experience for a 20 minute presentation on aviation medicals with the changing times including  medexpress, CACI (Conditions AMEs Can Issue), Human Intervention Motivation Study / Independent Medical Sponsor and third Class medical reform.  This will be followed by a 40 minute open question & answer period.

Dr Simon is one of the most experienced AMEs in the country and enjoys working with airmen to help them follow their dreams. He is also a Founding Member; Editorial Board: JACEP/Annals of Emergency Medicine.

Education: Colby College: Waterville, ME. A.B. 1964, The Chicago Medical School; Chicago, Ill. M.D. 1968

Family Practice; Occupational Medicine; Aviation Medicine

1981-Present: Senior Aviation Medical Examiner; HIMS Certified

1983-Present: Occupational Medicine/Cost Containment consulting to major employers:

Dairy, Transportation, Electric Utility, Computer/Electronics, Poultry, Construction, Extended Care Chains.

1988-Present: Designed and implemented Medical Audit Management Systems

1993-Present: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Contract Physician:

Oakland Air Route Traffic Control Center

1994-1996: Occupational Medicine: United Airlines; Peninsula Hospital, UCSF: SFO

Airport Medical and Mt. Zion.

1998-Present: Senior AME: Marin County Airport/Gnoss Field; Novato, Ca.

1998-2005: Student Health Director: College of Marin

2006-2008: U.S. Coast Guard Air Auxiliary: Observer Trainee

2009-2012 Pool Physician, Kaiser Permanente, Occupational Health, Northern Cal

1981-1997: Petaluma Valley Hospital

1996-1998: Kentfield Rehabilitation Hospital

1995-2000: UCSF/SFGH

This event qualifies for FAA Wings credit. Click here to register.

Any questions, contact us at (650) 946-1700 or

San Carlos Flight Center is committed to promoting safety in general aviation through our evening safety seminar programs. Space is often limited so it is important to sign up early through the FAA event notification system at FAASAFETY.GOV. SCFC members may choose to watch the seminar live over the web at home. Contact your SCFC member service rep at (650) 946-1700 to confirm secure online access to any particular seminar.