Some of the distinguished Philadelphia area institutions that have participated in the NYLF/MED program include the following Medical Schools:
All NYLF/MED scholars will be attending one of two live-broadcast surgical site visits. Based on their predetermined MED Group assignments, students will visit either Penn Presbyterian Medical Center or Main Line Health System: Lankenau Medical Center.
Speakers who have participated in past Philadelphia Forums include:
Brian McDonough, M.D., a former medical reporter for Fox news, he has quickly become Philadelphia's Family Physician. He has received virtually every major award in broadcasting including Emmy Awards and the Jules Bergman Award (national medical broadcaster of the year).
Daniel V. Schidlow, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Drexel University College of Medicine and Physician-in-Chief, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children.