Monday: The @Surgeon General has issued a call to action highlighting hypertension control as a national public health priority. Earlier this year, we were proud to partner with [list and tag all coalition members] to encourage everyone to #ReleaseThePressure.! Hear from Dr. Jerome Adams and please take the pledge! Video link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=du25UaE7yFg y health care professional
Tuesday: “International Medical Graduates play a vital role in the U.S. health care system. This #IMGWeek join us in recognizing and celebrating these remarkable physicians and their accomplishments.” [Link to Youtube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvvAbfcvBNc&feature=emb_title]
Wednesday: Yesterday, the American Medical Association (AMA) Immediate-Past President, Dr. Patrice Harris was the featured speaker during our Leadership Development Institute’s monthly session. We thank her for inspiring these future medical leaders with her personal leadership journey in organized medicine.
Thursday: This week, we are joining the @AmerMedicalAssn in celebrating International Medical Graduates! Check out a profile of Deepak Kumar, MD, Chair of the AMA IMG Governing Council. We thank Dr. Kumar for his generous support and are proud to be partners with him on a special fundraising initiative that supports IMG-related Foundation programs. #IMGWeek [link to https://www.ama-assn.org/about/leadership/deepak-kumar-md-making-meaningful-change-surgeon]
Friday: Meet Jordan Lippincott, our AMA Board of Directors student representative. Among his duties as a Board member, Jordan leads our Stewards of Tomorrow Program – a unique program that educates medical students about our scholarship and leadership development programs. Jordan is a fourth-year medical student at the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and participates in the Rural Community Health Program. After medical school, he plans to further pursue emergency medicine in a rural underserved area. Thank you, Jordan for all your AMAzing work in helping to foster our nation’s future medical leaders! [attach headshot]