Table 1

Virtual COVID-19 advocacy day schedule

08:00–08:10 Introduction and advocacy day overview
Advocacy Day Director and Moderator
08:10–08:55 Overview of physician engagement in advocacy and the impact of COVID-19 on advocacy efforts
Director of Advocacy and Government Relations at the Massachusetts Medical Society
08:55–09:10Breakout session 1
09:10–09:45 Tackling COVID-19 on a national level: how registry and task force efforts impact physician advocacy
Member AAD Task Force on Coronavirus and founder of the COVID-19 Skin Disease Registry
09:45–10:00Breakout session 2
10:00–10:35 Conversations from the Commonwealth—battling COVID-19 at the State House and on the front lines
State Representative and Emergency Room Physician
10:35–10:50Breakout session 3
10:50–11:25 Federal initiatives to battle COVID-19 and the importance of addressing health disparities through legislative action
US Congresswoman
11:25–12:00 Advocacy day wrap-up and advocacy goals to come
COVID-19 Advocacy Day Planning Committee