Medical Student Council Perspectives on Medicine Series
Perspectives on Medicine brings a variety of speakers to the School of Medicine for talks on medical education, clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research and the state of the school. Past speakers have included former surgeon general Vivek Murthy, M.D., M.B.A., and medical school Dean Nancy J. Brown, M.D. Topics range from the impact of the 80-hour work week for residents to the status of women in medicine to race-based disparities in health care.
Meetings are open to the Yale and medical center community and are held from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
The 2022-2023 Medical Student Council Perspectives on Medicine Series
|September 29, 2022||Dean Nancy. J. Brown||Yale School of Medicine: Reaching Our Vision|
|Date TBD||Associate Dean Marietta Vazquez||TBD|
|December 8, 2022||Dr. Beverley Sheares||The Health Equity Thread at Yale School of Medicine|
|January 19, 2023||Dr. Rafael Perez-Escamilla||Inequities in infant and young child feeding in the USA: The role of food and health care systems|
|February 16, 2023||Deputy Dean Jessica Illuzzi||Addressing Equity and Access in the YSM Medical Education Strategic Plan|
|March 9, 2023||Dr. Katherine McKenzie||The Physician as Advocate|