Schedule

Congress of Future Medical Leaders
2018 Schedule

 

*** This schedule is a preliminary schedule and subject to change at any time ***

Tsongas Center
300 Martin Luther King Junior Way
Lowell, Massachusetts 01852

Day 1 – June 25

4:30 PM DOORS OPEN
Find your seat and meet your fellow Congress Delegates

6:00 PM PROGRAM BEGINS
Joint Color Guard Presentation of the Colors
Our National Anthem Sung by a Congress Delegate

ICEBREAKER GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Shree Bose
Grand Prize Winner, 2011 Google Science Fair

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Bohdan Pomahac
First Surgeon to Perform a Full Face Transplant in the U.S.

SPEAKER SESSION
Carmen Tarleton
Recipient of the Nation’s Fifth Full Face Transplant

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Bohdan Pomahac and Carmen Tarleton
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrPomahac and #AskCarmen

SPEAKER SESSION
Olivia Hallisey
Grand Prize Winner, 2015 Google Science Fair

INSPIRING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Zack Shinar
Dr. Shinar has forged new frontiers in the world of emergency room resuscitation

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Zack Shinar
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrShinar

SPEAKER SESSION
Jim Kwik
A world expert in speed-reading, memory improvement, and optimal brain performance

11:00 PM PROGRAM ENDS
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

Day 2 – June 26

8:30 AM DOORS OPEN
Find your seat and network with your fellow Delegates

10:00 AM PROGRAM BEGINS
Introduction of the day’s activities by Richard Rossi
Inspiring Group Activity

SPEAKER SESSION
Janelle Tam
Winner of the 2012 Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge in Canada

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Rick Sacra
A Humanitarian Physician and an Ebola Survivor

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Rick Sacra
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrSacra

ENGAGING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Larry Hester
Recipient of a Bionic Eye

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. George Church
Genetic Genius and Harvard Professor

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. George Church
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrChurch

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Deborah Bedor
Nationally Recognized College Admissions Expert

1:00 PM-3:00 PM LUNCH BREAK AND MEET & GREET
Grab a meal, network with your fellow Delegates, and have the opportunity to meet some of the Congress speakers.

INSPIRING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Deepika Kurup
Grand Prize Winner, 2012 Discovery Education 3M Top Young Scientist

SPEAKER SESSION
Taboo
Cancer Survivor and Grammy Award Winning Artist

DELEGATE Q&A
Taboo
Delegates can submit questions using #AskTaboo

ENGAGING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Bo Eason
Athlete, Speaker, Performer and Author talks on Tapping Inner Power

6:00 PM-8:00 PM DINNER BREAK
Grab a meal, network with your fellow Delegates, and have the opportunity to meet some of the Congress speakers.

ENGAGING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Don Cleveland
Winner, 2018 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences and Professor, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Don Cleveland
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrCleveland

INDUCTION INTO THE SOCIETY OF TORCH AND LAUREL
Steven Loflin
Torch and Laurel Honor Society Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Mario Capecchi
Winner of the Big Four in International Science Honors, including the 2007 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine and the 2001 National Medal of Science

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Mario Capecchi
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrCapecchi

ENGAGING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Jeff Spencer
Dr. Spencer specializes in getting high achievers to the top of their game and making sure they stay there

11:00 PM PROGRAM ENDS
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

Day 3 – June 27

8:30 AM DOORS OPEN
Find your seat and network with your fellow Congress Delegates

10:00 AM PROGRAM BEGINS
Introduction of the day’s activities by Richard Rossi

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Paul Rothman
Dean of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Paul Rothman
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrRothman

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Michael Brown
Winner 1985 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Michael Brown
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrBrown

LIVE SURGERY OBSERVATION
Dr. Briana Walton
Director of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Anne Arundel
Medical Center
Dr. Kay Ann Hoskey
Urogynecologist and OB-GYN at AAMC Women’s Center for Pelvic Health

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Briana Walton and Dr. Kay Ann Hoskey
Delegates can ask questions live, as the surgery takes place

1:00 PM-3:00 PM LUNCH BREAK AND MEET & GREET
Grab a meal, network with your fellow Delegates, and have the opportunity to meet some of the Congress speakers.

INSPIRING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Emily Gavigan
Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis Survivor

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Rafael Grossmann
General, Trauma, Advanced Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgeon using AR/VR technology

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Rafael Grossmann
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrGrossman

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Stephen Ray Mitchell
Dean, Georgetown Medical School

DELEGATE Q&A
Dr. Stephen Ray Mitchell
Delegates can submit questions using #AskDrMitchell

ENGAGING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

SPEAKER SESSION
Dr. Sean Stephenson
The “Three Foot Giant” on How to Play a Bigger Game

INSPIRING GROUP ACTIVITY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

6:00 PM-8:00 PM DINNER BREAK
Grab a meal, network with you fellow Delegates, and have the opportunity to meet some of the Congress speakers.

ADDRESS TO THE CONVOCATION
Dr. Stephen Ray Mitchell

CLOSING CEREMONY
Richard Rossi
Academy’s Founder and Executive Director

DANCE!

11:00 PM PROGRAM ENDS