Watch and learn as physicians and other leaders collectively voice the top health care issues of our day — hear from pioneers who have successfully forged new paths — and learn from solutions-oriented sessions. Summit at the Summit speakers gathered, generated ideas — and put forward actionable solutions. Watch all the engaging keynote presentations and lively panel discussions — all available on demand.

 

Electronic Health Records
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Judith Thompson, MD, Surgeon, Committee UPSA Restore The Practice of Medicine To Those Who Practice Medicine
Michael Koriwchak, MD, ENT Surgeon, Health IT Programmer IT Optimization and EHR System Alternatives
Senator Bill Cassidy, MD, R-Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy Discusses Improving EHRs for Physicians (Featuring a Q&A Session with the Senator)
C. Michael Gibson, M.S.,M.A. (Hon.), M.D., FRCP, FAHA, FSCAI, FACC, Founder and Chairman of the Board, WikiDoc Foundation, Professor at Harvard School of Medicine Democratizing Medical Education
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Judith Thompson, MD, Surgeon, Committee UPSA Physicians Discuss EHRs and Their Impact on Patient Care

 

Direct Patient Care & Practice Models
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Judith Thompson, MD, Surgeon, Committee UPSA Morning Rounds and Discussion on Regulatory & Paperwork Burdens & Solutions
Keith Smith, MD, Anesthsiologist, Co-Founder of All-Cash Surgery Center of Oklahoma The Free Market Medical Movement and Its Significance
John F. Perry III, MD, Author Serving America: How Enlightened Reform Can Turn Back the Socialist Juggernaut
Josh Umbehr, MD, Family Practitioner, Founder AtlasMD DPC Practice Independent Practice of Medicine – Alternatives to Corporate and Government Healthcare
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Judith Thompson, MD, Surgeon, Committee UPSA, Cedric Simpson, MD, Emergency Medicine, Lisa Chu, MD, Physician Life Coach Physicians Discuss Alternative Practice Models

 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Judith Thompson, MD, Surgeon, Committee UPSA Morning Rounds and Discussion on Maintenance of Certification – A New Path
Arvind Cavale, MD FACE, Endocrinologist, Researcher, Instructor, Patient Advocate Path Towards Freedom in Medicine-Lessons Learned From Anti-MOC Movement
Paul Teirstein, MD, Cardiologist, Founder National Board of Physicians and Surgeons & Kurt Eichenwald, Senior Writer – Newsweek, Investigative Series on MOC/ABIM Why Maintenence of Certification is Bad for Physicians and Patients (Featuring a Q&A Session with Kurt Eichenwald – Newsweek and Dr. Paul Teirstein)
Alieta Eck, MD, Internist, Former President of American Association of Physicians and Surgeons How to Cure Bureaucracy

 

Physician Leadership & Healthcare Reform Part I
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President, UPSA; Lisa Chu, MD, Physician Life Coach Morning Rounds and Discussions on Organizing to Restore the Loss of Clinical Autonomy
Rocky Bilhartz, MD, Cardiologist, Blogger The Government Takeover of Quality in Medicine
John Tedeschi, MD, Family Practioner, Lead Taking Back Medicine Day The New Role of the Physician in the Changing Landscape of American Medicine
Joel Strom, DDS MS, Founder & Chair Doc Squads Politics Precedes Policy: Keys to Success Through More Effectice Physician Messaging
John F. Perry III, MD, Author The Critical Step: Defining Long Term Strategic Goals and the Patient Bill of Rights
Kristin Story Held, MD, Physician, Heal Thyself, Opthalmologist, Co-Founder AmericanDoctors 4 Truth Graders of The Lost Art – Physicians, Heal Ourselves
Venu Julapalli, MD, Gastroenterologist, Author Unique Self Medicine
Jane Hughes, MD, Opthalmologist, Physician’s Council for Responsible Reform Now What?
Beth Haynes, MD Executive Director Benjamin Rush Institute Engaging Our Future Colleagues
David Goldhill, President & CEO, GSN, Author, Catastrophic Care: How American Health Care Killed My Father and How We Can Fix it Why Everything We Think About Healthcare is Wrong
Richard Armstrong, MD FACS, Surgeon, Treasurer Docs4PatientCare Foundation; Beth Haynes, MD Executive Director Benjamin Rush Institute; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Michael Koriwchak, MD, ENT Surgeon, Health IT Programmer; Craig M. Wax, DO, Family Physician, Host of Your Health Matters Panel Discussion: Docs4PatientCare Foundation, Benjamin Rush Institute and UPSA
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA; Judith Thompson, MD, Surgeon, Committee UPSA Morning Rounds and Discussions on Restoring the Doctor-Patient Relationship
Hal Scherz, MD, Urologist, Professor, Former President of American Association of Pediatric Urologists How Physician Advocates Can Connect with Other Doctors & Patients (Featuring a Q&A with Richard Armstrong, MD)
Stuart A. Bussey, MD, JD, President of Union of American Physicians and Dentists Physician Unions in the Medical Industrial Revolution
Deidi Bergestuen, MD PhD, Internist, Lung Cancer Survivor Health Care in 2015: Perspectives of a Doctor Patient
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President, UPSA; Craig M. Wax, DO, Family Physician, Host of Your Health Matters Panel Discussion
Twila Brase, RN, President & Co-Founder of Citizen’s Council for Health Freedom; Gina Melink, MD, Oncologist, Committee UPSA What We Do For Our Patients
Alfred Gilchrist, CEO Colorado Medical Society Reengineering Physician Engagement: Colorado Style
Marcy Zwelling, MD, Internist, ER Specialist, DPC Practice Who Owns Your Life?
Parth Desai, Co-Founder of ICD-10 Charts Something Wicked Walks This Way: ICD-10 and the Plight of Medical Coding in America
Robert Sewell, MD FACS, Surgeon, Governor of American College of Surgeons, Author Building a Coalition Around Our Patients
Lisa Chu, MD, Physician Life Coach, Musician & Visual Artist Be The Change You Wish To See, One Thought at a Time
Elaina George, MD, Otolaryngologist, Host of Medicine on Call, Author How to Bring The Joy Back To The Practice of Medicine
Venu Julapalli, MD, Gastroenterologist, Author; Parth Desai, Medical Student, Co-Founder of ICD-10 Charts; Waqas Khan, MD, Founder of HealthcareNotFair.com Web Series Panel Discussion: Medicine from Young Doctors’ Perspective
Gina Melink, MD, Oncologist, Committee, UPSA; Craig M. Wax, DO, Family Physician, Host of Your Health Matters Opening Session – Doctors Leading Their Profession
Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA The Doctor Patient Relationship Verses the Legislation of Health Care in America
Craig M. Wax, DO, Family Physician, Host of Your Health Matters Restoring Health Freedom
Tim Norbeck, CEO The Physicians Foundation Your Destiny Is Still in Your Hands, But The Clock is Ticking!
A. Tomas Garcia III, MD, President Texas Medical Association 2015-2016 Standing Up for the Patient-Physician Relationship

 

Physician Leadership & Healthcare Reform Part II
Richard Armstrong, MD FACS, Surgeon, Treasurer Docs4Patient Care Foundation America’s Health Care “System” in 2015: How it developed…How and Why We Need to Shape The Future in This Century
Geoffrey Wilson, President of Physicians Organizing Committee Organizing Collective Physician Activism to Defend and Advance the Ethics of the Medical Profession
Ralph Nobo, MD, President-Elect Florida Medical Association A Special Message from Florida Medical Association
John Goodman, PhD, Health Care Policy Analyst How to Replace ObamaCare
Kurt Mosley, Vice President of Strategic Alliances, Merritt Hawkins Medical Practice in America: Past, Present and Future
Craig Fuller, Former President of NACDS, Former Chief of Staff for VP George H.W. Bush Coalition Building to Gain Influence
Michael Koriwchak, MD, ENT Surgeon, Health IT Programmer Dr. Koriwchak Discusses EHR’s and Their Future Potential
Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA If We Are Not Free, We Are Not American
Marcy Zwelling, MD, Internist, ER Specialist, DPC Practice; Kristin Story Held, MD, Opthalmologist, Co-Founder AmericanDoctors 4 Truth, Hal Scherz, MD, Urologist, Professor, Former President of American Association of Pediatric Urologists; Rip Hollister, MD; Daniel Craviotto, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, President UPSA; Michael Strickland, MD, Internist, Committee Chair UPSA Town Hall & Closing Discussions