KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Dr. B. Cameron Webb

University of Virginia School of Medicine

 

Dr. B. Cameron Webb is a physician and lawyer who works at the intersection of health and social justice. He is an Assistant Professor in the University of Virginia School of Medicine, where he serves as the Director of Health Policy and Equity and works as a hospitalist. In 2016-17, he was selected to serve for one year as a White House Fellow based on "a record of professional achievement, a proven commitment to public service, and evidence of leadership potential, along with the skills necessary to contribute meaningfully at senior levels of the Federal government." In his time spanning the Obama and Trump administrations, his portfolio included education, workforce and criminal justice reform work through President Obama's My Brother's Keeper initiative, as well as White House healthcare policy work in both administrations.

 

Dr. Webb is a passionate champion for health equity and is committed to advocating for the health needs of underserved and marginalized communities. He has served on several non-profit boards and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Doctors for America and for the Boys and Girls Club of Central Virginia. He received a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies as an Echols Scholar at the University of Virginia, a J.D. and health law certificate from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, and an M.D. from Wake Forest School of Medicine.​