Understand the historical context of how physician advocacy development
Define what physician advocacy is
Discuss current state of recommendations from medical governing bodies
Understand why physicians should advocate and how they can get started
Dr. Erin Clark is an Emergency Medicine physician. She was born and raised in Illinois and attended the University of Illinois-Chicago for medical school and did her residency in Emergency Medicine at John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County. It was there that she started having a special interest in advocacy and outreach work. She and her family moved to the Michiana area in 2015. She is a member of South Bend Emergency Physicians, Inc and is the Vice-Chief of her department.
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