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Past Medical Student Council Perspectives on Medicine Series

Perspectives on Medicine brings a variety of speakers to the Sterling Hall of Medicine for talks on medical education, clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research and the state of the school. Past speakers have included university President Richard C. Levin, former surgeon general C. Everett Koop, M.D., pediatric neurosurgeon Benjamin S. Carson, M.D., and medical school Dean Robert J. Alpern, M.D.

Please browse the topics of past Perspectives on Medicine Series' below.

The 2020-2021 Medical Student Council Perspectives on Medicine Series

Date Speaker Talk Title Moderator
October 15, 2020 Dean Brown Medical Education at Yale: Realizing Our Potential
November 5, 2020 Dean Darin Latimore, Dr. Ayana Jordan, and Dr. Amanda Calhoun The Role of Medicine and Medical Institutions in the Black Lives Matter Movement. Chelesa Fearce
January 14, 2021 Madonna Thunder Hawk, Marcella Gilbert, Elizabeth Castle (maybe Dr. Cutter) Native American Activism and Health Outcomes Lake Crawford
February 4, 2021 Dr. Alana Munger, Dr. Anita Ahuja Women in Medicine Shin Mei Chan
March 4, 2021 Dr. Ronica Mukerjee, Dr. AJ Eckert Transgender Healthcare Chinye Ijeli
April 22, 2021 Dr. Saad Omer & Dr. Suzanne Lagarde from Fair Haven Community Health Care Healthcare Reform in the Biden Administration: Where do we go from here? Zeb Kayani