Desi Physician Moms of the U.S. and Canada will hold its annual retreat in Washington, D.C. Nov. 9-12, 2017. Event to include speakers luncheon, “DESI: Dialogue of Exceptional Service and Inspiration.” Guest speakers will discuss health care and human rights for Americans, immigration issues and physician women’s work/life balance. Speakers include: Vice Admiral Dr. Vivek Murthy, 19th surgeon general of the United States; Mr. and Mrs. Khizr and Ghazala Khan, Gold Star parents, American civil rights activists, and inspirational leaders; and Dr. Alice Chen, physician advocate, executive director of Doctors of America 2011-2017. 


  • Occurred Thursday, November 9th, 2017 — all day
  • Occurred Sunday, November 12th, 2017 — all day
  • Occurred Saturday, November 11th, 2017 — all day
  • Occurred Friday, November 10th, 2017 — all day

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