A prominent physician and healthcare executive will deliver the Christopher R. Blagg, MD, Lectureship in Renal Disease and Public Policy on Thursday, October 25. Janis M. Orlowski, MD, will speak on “Consolidation: Friend or Foe?”
Dr. Orlowski is the chief healthcare officer at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) in Washington, D.C. In this role, she focuses on the interface between the healthcare delivery system and academic medicine, particularly how academic medical centers can leverage their expertise in research and innovation to support reforms. She advocates for academic medicine as a change leader in healthcare.