2024 Event

Meet this year’s Sommer Lecturers

May 2nd and 3rd 2024


Christine Laine, MD, MPH, FACP

Professor of Medicine
Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
Editor-in Chief, Annals of Internal Medicine

  1. Do Stories Belong in Medical Journals?
  2. The Role of Medical Journals
  3. Uplifting Credible Health Information on Social Media: How do we keep it real?


Margaret L. (Gretchen) Schwarze, MD, MPP, FACS

Professor of Surgery
Endowed Professor of Vascular Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

  1. Better Conversations for Better Informed Consent
  2. Harnessing Scenario Planning to Manage Uncertainty
  3. Study What Pisses You Off


Maria (Gabby) Frank, MD, FACP,SFHM, FAOS

Professor of Medicine
Director, Faculty Development and Advancement
Medical Director Bio-Containment Unit
University of Colorado School of Medicine

  1. Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers and the Art of Epidemiological and Travel History
  2. Arboviruses: History, Present, and Future
  3. General Disaster: The Role of Generalists in Disaster Preparedness and Response