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Rolling Out a Vaccine
November 16, 2020
Moderator: Matthew Willington
Doctors: Syra Madad, Saad Omer, Krutika Kuppalli, Trudy Larson
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FFI Training : Medicolegal Training
October 28, 2020
Medical student Shangnon Fei; medical student Bria Fischer, Sofia Casini
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Medicolegal Training Advocacy for Immigrants
October 11, 2020
Dona Murphey, MD, PhD; Parveen Parmar, MD; William Weber, MD; Anjali Niyogi, MD, MPH; Nishi Kumar esq; Amy Maldonado esq
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Principled, Practical Approaches to Achieving Health for All – a Conversation with Don Berwick
July 27, 2020
Donald M. Berwick, MD, MPP; Meenakshi Bewtra, MD, MPH, PhD; Kate Kelley, MD, MPH
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Quarantine Disproportionately Impacting Womxn
July 21, 2020
Deval Zaveri, MD; Libby Benedict, MPA; Krista Niemczyk, MPP
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Abortion Under Attack During COVID
July 13, 2020 
Pratima Gupta, MD; Bhavik Kumar, MD, MPH; Fabiola Carrion, JD
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Copello Fellowship Call: July 
July 9, 2020 
Christine Petrin, MD, MPH; Myriam Valdez, BA; Abigail Duggan, JD 
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Telehealth Prenatal Care; Patient Impact During COVID and After
July 8, 2020
Meghana Rao, MD; Elissa Edmunds, MA; Ariste Sallas-Brookwell, LICSW
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Structural Racism Leading to Health Disparities Exacerbated by COVID
July 1, 2020 
Brian Williams, MD; Lisako McKyer, PhD, MPH; Rachel Lorenzo, MPA
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Extreme Risk Laws and Safe Storage
July 1, 2020 
Angela Janis, MD; Melvin H. Wilson, MBA, LCSW; U.S. Rep. Madeleine Dean, JD; Kris Brown, JD

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How Womxn Have Been Disproportionately Affected by COVID
June 30, 2020
Maria Phillis, JD, MD; Courtney Thomas, BA; Jessica Stender, JD
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Health Professionals Facing Racism - What Can You Do?
June 26, 2020
Armen Henderson, MD, MBA; Susanne Barakat, MD; Lin-Fang Wang, MD
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Addressing Police Brutality 
June 16, 2020
Addressing structural racism, police brutality, advocacy, and racism health professionals face - What can you do?
Armen Henderson, MD, MBA; Isabelle Rostain, MD; Jace Valcore, PhD
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Copello Fellowship Call: June
June 11, 2020 
Racial Inequities Experienced or Witnessed – What Can You Do?
Armen Henderson, MD, MBA; Jennifer Edgoose, MD, MPH
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Mental Health and Safe Gun Storage:
May 28, 2020
Arkaprava Deb, MD, MPH, MPA; Emmy Betz, MD, MPH; Kyleanne Hunter, PhD; Mike Anestis, PhD
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Policy Prescriptions in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic:
May 14, 2020 
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07); Abdul El-Sayed MD, PhD, MA; Micah Johnson, MD-Candidate 
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Telemedicine & Substance Use Disorders in the Age of COVID-19 and Beyond:
May 13, 2020
Utilizing telemedicine for a variety of health care needs, including addiction medicine services
Rohit Abraham, MD, MPH; Jonathan Lowenthal, MD; Zoe Weinstein, MD
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The COVID and Gun Violence Overlap in Minnesota:
May 17, 2020
COVID19 and gun violence are overlapping in Minnesota, and how you can make an advocacy impact
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Ensuring Rx Affordability and Access during COVID-19
April 16, 2020
Anthony So, MD; Ravi Gupta; Zane Risvi, JD
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Copello Fellowship Call: April
April 9, 2020 
Effective communication approaches 
May Nguyen, MD, MPH; Pete Van Vraken
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Copello Fellowship Call: March
March 12, 2020
Social media outreach
Jeff Huebner, MD; Laura Packard
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Copello Fellowship Call: February
February 13, 2020
Writing an effective op-ed
Jeff Huebner, MD; Justin Mendoza, MPH
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Immigrant Health Justice:
February 12, 2020
Co-hosted with Project Lifeline
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Substance Use - Harm Reduction:
January 9, 2020 
Harm Reduction is an evidence-based framework that seeks to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with substance use disorders
Harithsa Asuri, MD; Abraham Rohit, MD, MPH; Christine Petrin, MD, MPH
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Food As Health:
August 29, 2019 
Food insecurity
Marium Husain, MD; Richard Sheward, MPP; Ariana Gordillo 
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New Jersey Action on Prescription Drug Affordability: Using the Power of Your White Coats
July 31, 2019 
A preview of the legislative campaign on prescription drug affordability in New Jersey 
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Substance Use Disorder Prevention and Treatment:
July 30, 2019
Substance Use Disorder Prevention and Treatment discussed prevention, treatment, stigma reduction, and advocacy
Nzinga Harrison MD; Christine Petrin MD, MPH; Don Mathis
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Op-Ed Training:
June 262019 
Co-hosted by Families USA webinar
Learn the ABCs on how to write an effective eye-catching Op-Ed and get it published
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Gun Violence in WI and MN:
June 18, 2019
White Coats Boot Camp on Gun Violence Prevention
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Taking Social Media to the Next Level: 
July 17, 2019 
Co-hosted by Power/Thru Consulting
How to be more effective on social media 
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Taking Action To Ensure Fair Drug Pricing:
June 11, 2019 
Hussain Lalani, MD; Justin Lowenthal MD/PhD - Candidate 
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Ready to make progress on gun violence prevention? Let's go!:
May 29, 2019 
Co-Hosted by Brady Campaign to End Gun Violence and Giffords: Courage to Fight Gun Violence
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Prescription Drug Affordability:
Afton Cissell, JD; Aaron Kesselheim, MD, JD, MPH; Justin Mendoza, MPH
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Physicians for Criminal Justice Reform: An Ethical Perspective:
May 14, 2019
Nzinga Harrison, MD; Edjah Edoum, MD; Christopher Hoffman, MD; Kristin Huntoon, MD 
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