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Annually, the Medical Student Section regions host Physicians of the Future Summits which allow for educational programs and further discussion on policy development relevant to each region and its membership. In 2021 the region summits will be held virtually during the month of January.

Summits joint session

All regions will convene for a joint session on Jan. 23 from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Central, which will be followed by the separate region summits. Visit the summits main page for more information.

Region 2 topics

Topics and activities to be addressed at the summit include:

  • Advocacy in a busy surgical specialty
  • Policy and advocacy discussions
  • Resolution writing
  • How to be an anti-racist & allyship


Download the agenda (PDF) for information on the session topics and speakers.


Registration is now closed for the Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 2.

Additional Physicians of the Future Summits

Visit the other region summit pages for details of their events.


Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Advocacy in a busy surgical specialty

Maya Babu, MD, MBA, neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Martin Health

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Region 2 Committee on Legislation & Advocacy (COLA)

Courtney Harris, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Outcomes of select Region 2 authored resolutions from November 2020

Megan Quamme, Medical College of Wisconsin

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Resolution writing summary/brainstorming

Anna Heffron, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine & Public Health

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Standing Committee information for new M1s

Michael McNamara, Medical College of Wisconsin

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Presentation: How to be an anti-racist & allyship

Jada Agyei, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Region 2 social