The 2012 Schweitzer Leadership Conference on Saturday, Nov. 3 is an unparalleled opportunity for established and emerging professionals with an interest in building healthier communities to learn from the examples set by strategic and innovative leaders who are shaping the way we think, talk, and act when it comes to health equity, health care, social change, and public policy.
Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP, Professor of Medicine and Faculty Dean, Continuing Medical Education, Harvard Medical School; Author, Leadership by Example: The Ten Key Principles of All Great Leaders
Visit www.schweitzerfellowship.org/conference for full details (including conference location, schedule, speakers & sessions, sponsorship opportunities, and lodging).
To view an invitation with full details on the Friday, Nov. 2 VIP Schweitzer Prize event honoring Dr. Jim O'Connell, click here. All Schweitzer Fellows and Fellows for Life who register for the conference are invited to attend, and should RSVP to RSVP@schweitzerfellowship.org (regrets only). O'Connell will also speak at the Nov. 3 conference.
Plenary Address I
Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, MA, CPH, President-Elect, American Public Health Association; Director of Public Health Practice and Leadership, University of South Florida; Featured Expert in Unnatural Causes (PBS Documentary)
Plenary Address II
James (Jim) O'Connell, MD, Founder and President, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program
Additional Conference Faculty
Rushika Fernandopulle, MD, MPP*, Founder and CEO, Iora Health
Peter Goldbach, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Health Dialog
Charles J. Homer, MD, MPH, Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), and President, National Initiative for Children's Healthcare Quality
Donna Latson Gittens, MBA, Founder and Principal, MORE Advertising, a causemedia company
Kohar Jones, MD*, Director of Community Health and Service Learning, University of Chicago
Karen Spiller, Project Director, Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness
Donald L. Weaver, MD, Chief Medical Officer, National Association of Community Health Centers