Early Career Physicians
Early career physicians and medical students are the future of medicine and they have unique needs, interests and challenges. Early Career Physicians (ECP) is a section dedicated to early career
physicians and medical student section.
Purpose: support the development of the early career physician and physicians in training as advocates for the betterment of public health through education, networking, leadership development and programming surrounding the unique needs of the early career physician
Chair: Matthew Lecuyer, MD, and Nicholas Leighton
Programs and Activities:
In 2019, the Section held a "Doctor with Dinners" to mentor inner-city youth pursuing careers in medicine and a joint event with early career physicians from the DC Chapter of the American College of Physicians. In 2020, the Section sponsored a workshop on social media for advocacy.
If you would like to get involved in the Section, sign up here.
Early Career Physicians Section Activities
2021 MSDC Annual Meeting and Gala
October 29, 2021 6:00 PM to 9:00 PMMSDC members can "design a better future" at our annual member event.
MSDC Membership for MedStar Physicians
September 21, 2021 5:30 PM to 6:30 PMJoin MedStar physician leaders and MSDC leaders for an overview of MSDC advocacy and benefits for employed physicians of MedStar Health
Applying for Residency: Chart the Next Stage of Your Medical Career
September 8, 2021 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMVirtual sessionLearn from physician leaders how to navigate the residency application and interview process, avoid pitfalls and chart a path toward your next goal: residency at your preferred program.
Social Media as a Tool for Advocacy During the COVID-19 Outbreak and Beyond
April 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM