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Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 4_Graphic

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 2022 the region summits will be held virtually Feb. 5.

Summits joint session

This year all regions will convene for a joint session on Feb. 5 from noon.-2 p.m. Central, which will be followed by separate region summits. See the agenda tab for more on the joint session.

Registration

Registration is now open for the Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 4.

Agenda

See the agenda tab for more information.

Additional Physicians of the Future Summits

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

Agenda

Joint session & Region 4 agendas (Feb. 5)

Joint session agenda (Central time)

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
GRAF and BOT updates

Brittany Ikwuagwu, MSS Government Relations Advocacy Fellow; Drayton Harvey, student member on AMA Board of Trustees

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Debt management

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Health equity

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Resolution workshop

Region 4 agenda (Central time)

2:00 pm - 2:10 pm
Welcome

Megan Ward, vice chair, MSS Region 4, Edward Via College of Medicine; Elora Friar, chair, MSS Region 4, Florida State University College of Medicine

2:10 pm - 2:25 pm
Policy update from November 2021 Special Meeting of AMA House of Delegates

Maggie Oliver, region delegation chair, MSS Region 4, University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville

2:25 pm - 2:40 pm
Breakout activity

2:40 pm - 3:00 pm
Advocacy

3:00 pm - 3:10 pm
Break

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm
Advocacy on current state & territory legislative initiatives

Elora Friar, chair, MSS Region 4, Florida State University College of Medicine; Carlee Rushlow, MERC, MSS Region 4, Florida State University College of Medicine

3:40 pm - 4:15 pm
Virtual Region 4 poster symposium

Megan Ward, vice chair, MSS Region 4, Edward Via College of Medicine; Aaisha Gulani, secretary/treasurer, MSS Region 4, University of Central Florida College of Medicine

4:15 pm - 4:20 pm
Closing remarks

Elora Friar, chair, MSS Region 4, Florida State University College of Medicine; Megan Ward, vice chair, MSS Region 4, Edward Via College of Medicine