Advancing gender equity through medical education, leadership development and medical practice
Join us to celebrate Women in Medicine Month on Sept. 17 at Noon Central, with a webinar featuring Margot Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, senior vice president of education, American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Savoy will explore ways that medical education, leadership development and medical practice can help promote gender equity in medicine.
Margot L. Savoy, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Dr. Savoy is the senior vice president of education at the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and organizational champion for Physicians Health First (an initiative to help family physicians address burnout and improve well-being). At Temple University, she serves as associate professor, Family & Community Medicine and Urban Bioethics & Population Health (Lewis Katz School of Medicine) and adjunct associate professor (Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry).
Ms. Swiezy is a fourth-year medical student in the Rural Medical Education Program at Indiana University School of Medicine. She will be applying to OB/GYN residency this fall. She has been involved in the AMA since beginning medical school, and she currently serves as the medical student representative on the WPS Governing Council.