#9 Influencer Series Part 2: Advocating for Better Care — Dr. Andrew Gurman
An orthopaedic surgeon who became vice speaker of the Pennsylvania House and then AMA president, Andrew Gurman, MD, FAAOS, strongly believes that physician advocacy is a professional responsibility. Through his leadership roles, Dr. Gurman has pushed for better, more affordable care for patients across the country, affecting far more people than he would ever see one-on-one. Dr. Gurman, as the 2022 AAOS Tipton Leadership Award winner, shares the lessons he’s learned about embracing opportunities and stepping up to responsibility, as well as how to start a conversation with your local representative.
Learn more about getting involved in advocacy: aaos.org/advocacy
Guest: Andrew W. Gurman, MD, FAAOS, 2022 Tipton Leadership Award winner
Host: Daniel J. Cognetti, MD, Vice Chair, AAOS Resident Assembly