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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 4 topics

Topics and activities to be addressed at the summit include:

  • A resolution writing workshop
  • Advocacy and policy update
  • Building an effective grassroots advocacy campaign
  • Medical student poster session

Registration

Online registration is now closed for the Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 4.

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

Meeting documents

The summit agenda and additional documents will be posted as they become available.

Additional Physicians of the Future Summits

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

AGENDA

Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Registration opening session and breakfast

9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome address

9:15 am - 10:00 am
Immigrant health

Panel

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Grassroots advocacy

Workshop (held simultaneously with other 10 a.m. workshops - room assignments to follow)

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Race-based medicine

Workshop (held simultaneously with other 10 a.m. workshops - room assignments to follow)

10:45 am - 11:00 am
Break

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Keynote address

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Writing resolutions

Workshop (held simultaneously with other 1 p.m. workshops - room assignments to follow)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Caring for LGBTQ+ patients

Workshop (held simultaneously with other 1 p.m. workshops - room assignments to follow)

2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Break

2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Orientation to the AMA

Presentation

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Capitol Hill update

Presentation

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Break

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Medical Student Poster sessions

Presentation

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020

8:30 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:30 am
MSS chair update

Presentation

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Keynote address

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Break

10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Region business meeting and closing remarks

Travel Info

Morehouse School of Medicine - Hugh Gloster Building

720 Westview Drive SW

Atlanta, GA 30310