What is the Congress?
The Congress of Future Medical Leaders is a verified honors-only program for high school students who are dedicated to the service of humanity through medicine, either as physicians or in scientific research. The purpose of the Congress is to honor, inspire, motivate and direct the top students in our country and help them stay true to their dreams.
Congress delegates are guided by some of the greatest minds in medicine — men and women who are leading the medical miracles of the 21st century. Congress mentor speakers include winners of the Nobel Prize, award-winning young inventors and scientists, leaders in medicine, medical futurists, and prominent medical school deans.
June 2023 Congress Highlights
Over 5,000 students, committed to pursuing excellence in the medical field, gathered for three transformative days brimming with inspiration, educational enlightenment, unwavering motivation and ENERGY BABY ⚡️.
See What Our Delegates Are Saying About The Congress
Delegates hear from the world’s leading medical pioneers, groundbreaking researchers and young prodigies leading the future of medicine and medical technology. They also hear from patients who have had their lives changed (or saved) by advances in medicine.
How Delegates Are Selected
High-achieving and deserving high school students are selected to become Delegates of the Congress of Future Medical Leaders by parents, teachers, and other educational avenues. Student Delegates are screened through an application process that includes GPA verification. Academically superior high school students are honored for their dedication, talent, and leadership potential in medicine.
Recognizing The Leading Youth of Today
Congress Delegates - the Medical Trailblazers of Tomorrow - are selected and recognized for their dedication, talent, and leadership potential in medicine.
Alumni Success Stories
Rebecca RosenbergCEO and Founder, Rebokeh Vision Technologies
Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design MSE Graduate '22
DC Inno Under 25 Honoree
Current medical school student at SUNY Upstate Medical University
First-ever recipient, Dr. Sarah Loguen Fraser Dean's Student Distinction Award
Awarded, Full Scholarship to SUNY Upstate Medical University
What to Expect at the Congress
Come face-to-face with some of the greatest living minds in medicine
Stephen Ray Mitchell, M.D., Dean at Georgetown School of Medicine for 20 years with Delegates
Make long-term friendships with those who share your dreams and passion
Delegates at the Congress
View surgery and submit questions for the surgeon to answer in real time
Forrest Schwartz, M.D. moderating a Hip Arthroplasty
Earn College Credit
Delegates can gain the advantage and earn one unit of college credit with additional coursework requirements.
A High School Academic Honors Program of:
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The Academy operates on the philosophy that NO child is turned away for financial reasons.
The National Academy Of Future Physicians And Medical Scientists
Mario Capecchi, Ph.D.
2007 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
The National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists was chartered as a nonpartisan, taxpaying institution to help address this crisis by working to identify, encourage, and mentor students who wish to devote their lives to the service of humanity as physicians, medical scientists, technologists, engineers, and mathematicians.
The National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists was founded on the belief that we must identify prospective medical talent at the earliest possible age and help those students acquire the necessary experience and skills to take them to the doorstep of these vital careers. The Congress of Future Medical Leaders and the National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists are owned by Bottega University of Salt Lake City, Utah.