Health Policy Primer

 EMRA Schedule

Presented by ACEP’s Young Physicians Section and the Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association. 

Exciting content developed for residents, young physicians, and first-time attendees. Everyone is welcome!

Sunday, July 25

12:30 pm Welcome
                John R. Corker, MD, FACEP 
                RJ Sontag, MD

12:45 pm Health Policy Through the COVID-19 Lens
                Kim Chernoby, MD, JD, MA
                Puneet Gupta, MD, FACEP

1:05 pm Basics of Health Care Policy 
              Maggie Moran, MD
              John R. Corker, MD, FACEP

1:10 pm NEMPAC and Advocacy 
              Peter Jacoby, MD, FACEP

Drop the Mic Advocacy (1:15 pm - 2:15 pm)

Seven 5-minute lectures on health policy and advocacy topics that will inform and inspire.

  • 1:15 pm Introduction of Drop The Mic - LAC Concept
                  Maggie Moran, MD
  • 1:16 pm RVUs and U
                  Kenneth Kim, MD
  • 1:22 pm Taking Policy from Idea to Implementation
                   Anna Yap, MD
  • 1:28 pm Equity through Policy – A Quick Guide to National Health Policy
                   Kelsey Morgan
  • 1:34 pm Old Problems, New Solutions: Innovation in Healthcare Policy
                   Michael Rushton, DO
  • 1:40 pm FDA Vaccine Approval: How a Bug Becomes a Shot
                   Amanda Irish, MD, MPH, MS, CEIDE
  • 1:46 pm Scope of Practice
                  William Fox, MD
  • 1:52 pm Climate Change Policy
                  Caitlin Rublee, MD, MPH

2:15 pm Clinicians in Policy and Politics Panel  

Moderator: Alison Haddock, MD, FACEP
Taylor Nichols, MD
Cedric Dark, MD, MPH, FACEP
Aisha Terry, MD, MPH, FACEP
Natalie Kirilichin, MD, MPH

3:50 pm Steps to Success: A Roadmap to Getting Involved and Making a Difference
              Alison Haddock, MD, FACEP

4:00 pm Closing Remarks - How to Get Involved
              John R. Corker, MD, FACEP