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Graphic for Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 2

Annually, the Medical Student Section regions host Physicians of the Future Summits in January and February, which allow for educational programs and further discussion on policy development relevant to each region and its membership.

Region 2 topics

Topics and activities to be addressed at the summit include:

  • AMA advocacy and policy
  • Effective strategies for resolution writing
  • How medical students can have a positive impact in their communities

Registration

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

You may still register on-site the day of the summit.

Meeting documents

  • AMA Ambassador (PDF): Review the program goals, perks and how to participate
  • Meeting agenda (PDF): Review the full summit agenda for additional information about speakers, room assignments and meeting times

Additional Physicians of the Future Summits

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

AGENDA

Friday, Jan. 24, 2020

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Registration

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Region 2 mixer with light refreshments

6:00 pm - 6:05 pm
Opening remarks

6:05 pm - 6:30 pm
GRAF update

Presentation

6:30 pm - 6:45 pm
Break

6:45 pm - 7:15 pm
Communicating with AMA leadership

Presentation

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020

8:30 am - 9:30 am
Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am
Registration

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Community service event: Making snack packs for the Ronald McDonald House

Interactive session

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Break

10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Resolution writing

Workshop

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lunch

12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
How to discuss AMA advocacy with residency directors

Presentation

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Break

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The role of students in advocacy, what can we do to make an impact?

Presentation

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Break

3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
Region business meeting led by the Region 2 board

Interactive session

5:15 pm - 5:20 pm
Closing remarks

Travel Info

American Medical Association

330 N Wabash Ave

Chicago, IL 60611