"Advocating for Health: How Medical Students Can Make an Impact"


"Advocating for Health: How Medical Students Can Make an Impact"


Ready to get involved in the issues impacting your profession today and in the future?  


Join us on September 15 from 6 pm-7:30 pm for a virtual meeting with Malcolm Porter CMA's Public Policy Consultant. 

The session will cover:  

  • the current political climate and the upcoming election
  • legislative process and briefing on current issues
  • tips for effective communications 
  • opportunities for volunteer involvement

*a majority of the time will be open to questions/discussion on topics of interest to the meeting participants*

Malcolm Porter 


Malcolm Porter is a Public Policy and Political Affairs Consultant for the CMA and its affiliate organizations. He supports physician policy interests at the federal, state and local levels, helping doctors to advocate their perspectives on any issue of interest to them. His services include providing updates on legislative activities, identifying key public official decision makers, advising on testimony or issue papers and supporting the identification of physician colleagues who share similar policy interests.