Speakers

2019 Women in Surgery Leadership Development Conference Speakers Coming Soon!

What to Expect

The Women in Surgery Leadership Development Conference has a diverse group of highly qualified speakers that are at the top of their field from across the country at each conference. Each conference also includes several influential speakers from Michigan Medicine, with faculty and trainees from the Department of Surgery and across the University of Michigan campus. The experts chosen to give presentations and moderate discussions at the event provide a wide range of perspectives on leadership and professional development in surgery.

Previous conference speakers and moderators have included:

  • John Ayanian, MD, MPP
  • Meredith Barrett, MD
  • Barbara Bass, MD
  • Carol Bradford, MD, MS
  • David J. Brown, MD
  • Dawn Coleman, MD
  • Clifford Cho, MD
  • Amalia Cochran, MD, MA
  • Justin Dimick, MD, MPH
  • Janet Dombrowski, BSN, MHSA
  • Lesly Dossett, MD, MPH
  • Dee Fenner, MD
  • Julie Freischlag, MD
  • Lynn Frydrych, MD
  • Christa Grant, MD
  • Calista Harbaugh, MD
  • Karin Hardiman, MD, PhD
  • Mary Hawn, MD, MPH
  • Andrea Hayes-Jordan, MD
  • Ronald Hirschl, MD
  • Jack Iwashyna, MD, PhD
  • Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil
  • Melina Kibbe, MD
  • Karen Kim, MD
  • Anna Kirkland, PhD, JD
  • Kate Kraft, MD
  • Julia Lee, PhD
  • Lily Maguire, MD
  • Kelly Malloy, MD
  • Barb Miller, MD
  • Rebecca Minter, MD
  • Michelle Moniz, MD, MSc
  • Michael Mulholland, MD, PhD
  • Erika Newman, MD
  • Andrea Obi, MD
  • Pauline Park, MD
  • Aurora Pryor, MD
  • Gurjit Sandhu, PhD
  • Heena Santry, MD
  • Chris Sonnenday, MD, MHS
  • Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA
  • Dana Telem, MD, MPH
  • Joceline Vu, MD
  • Tom Wakefield, MD
  • Jennifer Waljee, MD, MPH, MS
  • Matthew Wixson, MD
  • Sarah Wixson, JD
  • Sandra Wong, MD, MS