Medical Education Day

2023 Event Details

Holly J. Humphrey, MD, MACP

2023 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Holly Humphrey

Holly J. Humphrey, MD, MACP, became the eighth president of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation in July 2018. Previously, she served for 15 years as the Ralph W. Gerard Professor in Medicine and Dean for Medical Education at The University of Chicago. Dr. Humphrey earned her MD degree with honors from The University of Chicago and as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Following an internal medicine residency, pulmonary and critical care fellowship, and Chief Residency, all in the department of medicine at The University of Chicago, she served for 14 years as Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program, which provided the foundation for her medical education career. Her signature programs in medical education have focused on diversity and inclusion, mentoring, and professional identity formation. She is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine, a Master of the American College of Physicians, and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London). Crain’s Chicago Business featured her as one of their “Women to Watch,” and Modern Healthcare celebrated her as their Excellence in Governance honoree for work as an outstanding healthcare board member. The NorthShore University HealthSystem created the Holly J. Humphrey Medical Education Fund with a one-million-dollar gift to The University of Chicago. Her teaching honors include selection as a favorite faculty teacher by graduating University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine students more than 25 times.


2023 Schedule 

8:30am – 9:00am                     REGISTRATION and REFRESHMENTS 

9:00am – 10:30am                   PLENARY SESSION 

Presentation of Dean’s Teaching Awards and Dean’s Award for Excellence in Medical Student Research Mentorship Robert Golden, MD – Dean, UW School of Medicine and Public Health 

Keynote Address 

10:30am – 10:45am                  BREAK & TRANSITION 

10:45am – 11:45am                   SMALL GROUP WORKSHOPS

11:45am – 1:15pm                      POSTER SESSION – 3110 HSLC

12:30pm – 1:15pm                     LUNCH and NETWORKING ACTIVITIES – 3110 HSLC

1:30pm – 2:30pm                     SMALL GROUP WORKSHOPS