YPS meeting: Nov. 13, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. All times listed are Central.

Saturday, Nov. 7, 9-10:30 a.m.

Join us for a discussion with Anthony Fauci, MD, director of the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Disease, and James Madara, MD, AMA CEO and EVP, as they explore COVID-19 and what lies ahead for physicians and medical students. Following the interview, a panel of experts will discuss the AMA’s ongoing work in the areas of health equity, physician wellness and practice sustainability, medical education, advocacy and more.

Sections November 2020 Meetings

Find additional information for the sections' meetings taking place Nov. 6-8 & 13.


The sections' meetings will be held on the Lumi, Teams and/or Zoom virtual platforms. Review information on how to use the Lumi (PDF) and Zoom (PDF) platforms to access the meetings.

Join the meeting (Lumi platform)

11-11:10 a.m.

Opening of the YPS Assembly

  • Transfer of the chair and call to order
  • Opening remarks by Toluwalase Ajayi, MD, chair
  • Presentation of the Rules of Order
  • Call for governing council nominations

11:10-11:15 a.m.

Close of nominations for YPS elections

  • Chair-elect
  • Delegate
  • Member at-large

11:15-11:35 a.m.

Viewing of candidate speeches & live Q & A

11:35-11:50 a.m.

YPS elections

  • Chair-elect
  • Delegate
  • Member at-large
  • YPS endorsement
  • AMA president-elect

11:50 a.m.-12:05 p.m.

ABMS update

  • Richard E. Hawkins, MD, president and chief executive officer, ABMS

12:05 p.m.-12:15 p.m.

Election results (and runoffs, if necessary)

12:15-1:55 p.m.

YPS HOD Handbook review

1:55-2 p.m.

Closing comments & adjourn

Download the agenda to review, print or save (PDF).

Nov. 8, 4-5 p.m.

Unwind from the section meetings, learn a little bit about the AMA Ambassador Program and connect virtually with your AMA section peers without having to make a motion or an amendment. Come as you are, bring your favorite beverage and end the weekend with us. There will be surprises, prizes and breakout rooms for optimal mingling. Everyone is welcome to attend.

RSVP by emailing [email protected], to receive your calendar invitation, a reminder email and the access link.

Nov. 13-17

Visit the HOD Special Meeting site for details.

Nov. 15, 3:30 p.m.

YPS caucus meeting (Zoom platform)
(3:30 p.m. or immediately following the close of reference committees)

Nov. 16, 9:30-10:30 a.m.

MSS-RFS-YPS joint caucus meeting (Zoom platform)

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