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2020 Future of Medicine
Thursday, October 29, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Category: Events

Future of Medicine
"Protecting the Future of Our Community"


Welcome to the 13th Annual Future of Medicine Online Event that will begin on Thursday October 1, 2020 from 6:00-7:30PM and run every Thursday for 5 weeks with the final speaker on Thursday October 29, 2020.

The Future of Medicine was launched in 2007 with the goal of improving the quality of and access to health care in Palm Beach County. Our physicians, in partnership with multiple community leaders, have developed and implemented strategies and plans to further this goal.

Honored guests include physicians, medical students, hospital administrators, universities, and medical education programs, non-profit executives, business leaders, and the community, as well as nationally recognized speakers that are experts in their subject matter.

Online Series:

Date:             Thursday October 1, 2020 6:00-7:30 PM 
Topic:           "Critical Role of Health Care During COVID-19" 
Speaker’s:    Michael Patete, MD
, President, Florida Medical Association; Susan Bailey, MD, President, American Medical Association

Date:             Thursday October 8, 2020 6:00-7:30 PM 
Topic:           "The Impact of COVID-19 on Medical Education" 
Speaker's:       Allan Tunkel, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, Professor of Medical Science, Professor of Medicine – Brown Alpert Medical School; Sharmin Akhter, MD, Resident Physician at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University; Jacob Musinsky, Medical Student at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University

Date:             Thursday October 15, 2020 6:00-7:30 PM 
Topic:           "Health Policy: Decision 2020" 
Speaker's:     Marc Caputo, Reporter, POLITICO; Chris Clark, Senior VP of Public Affairs – Florida Medical Association

Date:             Thursday October 22, 2020 6:00-7:30 PM 
Topic:           "When COVID-19 and Opioid Addiction Collide" 
Speaker:       Robert Stutman, Former DEA Special Agent

Date:             Thursday October 29, 2020 6:00-7:30 PM 
Topic:           "New Reality of Medical Care Delivery" 
Speakers:     Terry Adirim, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs – Florida Atlantic University; Andrew Berkman, MD, Internal Medicine – JFK Medical Center; Rick Cameron (Moderator), President and Managing Director - Barycenter Advisors; Brian Keeley, President and CEO – Baptist Health South Florida; Robert Mino, Vice President, Life Sciences – Business Development Board; Richard Rendina, Chairman and CEO - Rendina Healthcare Real Estate; Envision Physician Services (Invited)

Who Should Attend?

Staff that will benefit from this event include: medical doctors, physician assistants, nurses, chief executive officers, chief compliance officers, chief operating officers, chief nursing officers, chief medical officers, chief financial officers, pharmacy directors, nursing home administrators, allied health professionals, and community leaders. Exhibiting opportunities available for providers and vendors.

What Will You Learn? 

The  event will focus on varied areas of health care innovation and advancement. Featuring recognized experts and presentations, you will be able to receive a comprehensive view of where medicine has come from and where it is going. Breakout sessions for each respective professional track will provide continuing education credit opportunities.


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Copy of Sponsorship Forms Here!


Founding Sponsor 

Contact: Katherine Zuber 561-433-3940 x123