Plenary Program Speakers
Jamie Hyneman is best known as host and Executive Producer of Discovery Channel's long running science and engineering series Mythbusters. He has an unusually diverse background, ranging from his education in Russian linguistics, to survival expert, to charter boat captain, diver, film effects specialist, engineer and inventor. Read More ...
Lou Oberndorf Lecture in Innovation on Healthcare Simulation
Wes Moore is CEO at Robin Hood, bestselling author, Rhodes Scholar, social entrepreneur and host of Beyond Belief on the Oprah Winfrey Network. An Army combat veteran, Wes served on Robin Hood's Veterans Advisory Board, which brought together leaders from the military, non-profit organizations and local, state and federal government to connect veterans and their families living in poverty to housing, job training, education, counseling and health services. Read More ...
Michael S. Gordon Lecture on Medical Education
Adam Steltzner, Team Leader & Chief Engineer EDL, NASA Mars Rover Curiosity & author. With a rock star's presence, a storyteller's gift and a PhD in engineering physics, award-winning rocket scientist, Adam Steltzner is simultaneously recognized as one of NASA's most brilliant engineers and most unique individuals. Read More ...
Making the Impossible Possible Stories
- Join us as your colleagues share their stories about how they made the impossible – possible!