Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 5_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 is now open for the Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 5.


See the agenda tab for more information.

Additional Physicians of the Future Summits

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


Joint session & Region 5 agendas (Feb. 5-6)

Joint session agenda, Feb. 5 (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 5 agenda (Feb. 5, Central time)

2:00 pm - 2:10 pm
Opening remarks

2:10 pm - 3:10 pm
Diversity and inclusion strategies

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Introduction to resolutions

3:45 pm - 4:50 pm
Resolution/Policy workshop

4:50 pm - 4:55 pm
Closing remarks

Region 5 agenda (Feb. 6, Central time)

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Coffee conversations

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Physician suicide and burnout

11:00 am - 11:10 am

11:10 am - 12:10 pm
Residency panel

12:10 pm - 12:15 pm
Closing remarks