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Graphic for Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 6

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 6 topics

Topics and activities to be addressed at the summit include:

  • Being an effective physician advocate
  • Resolution brainstorming and a writing workshop
  • Discussion on opiates and Narcan training
  • Opportunities for attendees to network. 

Registration

Online registration is now closed for the Physicians of the Future Summit—Region 6.

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

Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020

8:30 am - 10:00 am
Registration opening session

9:00 am - 9:30 am
Breakfast & welcome

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Recent AMA policy achievements update

Presentation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Climate change and local advocacy

Presentation

11:00 am - 11:45 am
Local legislation: A Q&A with Senator Mary Washington

Presentation and Q&A

11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Organizing a successful legislative meeting

Presentation

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Leadership in health care

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

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
An introduction to health care financing models

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

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Naloxone training

Workshop

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Keynote address

Presentation

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Networking and refreshments

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Overview of the AMA structure & executive branch: What can you do with a resolution?

Board of Trustees updates presentation

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
Resolution brainstorming

Workshop

4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
From idea to policy: Resolution writing 101

Workshop

5:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Closing remarks

Travel Info

MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society

1211 Cathedral Street

Baltimore, MD 21201