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2020 Speakers

Prominent speakers in health care are invited to give keynote presentations each year to AMSA Convention & Exhibition attendees. You’ll hear from several influential, authoritative personalities as they share their experiences and wisdom about pressing issues in medicine. Past speakers have shared their expertise on diverse topics, from clinical care to advocacy, to wellness and more.

Keynote Speakers

Wael Barsoum, MD

CEO & President of Cleveland Clinic Florida

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Jesse Milan, Jr., JD

President & CEO of AIDS United 

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Session Speakers

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Ashley Barker

Chair, AMSA Global Health Action Committee, MPH Candidate, Research Associate

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Georges Benjamin, MD

Executive Director, American Public Health Association

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David Flick, MD

Master Advisor & Director of Residency Advising, MedSchoolCoach

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Tao Le, MD, MHS

Chief Education Officer and Founder, ScholarRx

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Mary Beth Levin, MPH

Associate Professor, Georgetown University School of Medicine

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Edjah Kweku-Ebura Nduom, MD

Founder, Chair, Physicians fro Criminal Justice Reform, Inc.

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Emily Miller

Program Coordinator, Academic Partnerships & Affiliate, Child Family Health International

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Jennifer Nathan, MD

Neuroradiologist, Andrews Air Force Base

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Ken Patterson

Director, Grassroots Impact, RESULTS

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Timothy E. Quill, MD

Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry, Medical Humanities and Nursing, University of Rochester Medical Center

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Gary Rose, MD

Associate Professor, Director of BS/MD Pipeline Program, Direct Post Baccalaureate Program, Florida Atlantic University College of Medicine

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Joshua Sharfstein, MD

Professor of the Practice in Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 

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Anishaa Sivakumar

Chair, AMSA AIDS Advocacy Network

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Perry Tsai, MD, PhD

Immediate Past President, AMSA National

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Bruce Wartman

Manager of Educational Development and Instructional Design, DocCom.org

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Check back often as speakers are added!