About Adam Milam
Dr. Milam is a fourth year Anesthesiology Resident at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. He was selected to serve as Chief Resident as well as the Co-chair for the House Staff Executive Committee and In-Training Director for the California Society of Anesthesiologists. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI. Prior to medical school, he attended Johns Hopkins University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Health (BA, 2008). He also holds a Masters in Health Science (MHS, 2009) as well as a Doctorate in Public Health from the Department of Mental Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH, 2012).
Dr. Milam has part-time faculty appointments at JHSPH and Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. His research is rooted in practices, policies, and interventions to address health disparities and health inequities. Dr. Milam has published over 60 peer-reviewed publications and has more than 75 national and international presentations. His research has been featured in leading public health journals as well as Rolling Stone and US News & World Report. His work has been used to guide local and state legislation that promote health equity. Dr. Milam has received multiple national awards including the Herbert W. Nickens Student Scholarship from the Association of American Medical Colleges and the Excellence in Public Health Award from the U.S. Public Health Service Physician Professional Advisory Committee. Following residency, Dr. Milam will be pursuing fellowship in Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology at Cleveland Clinic.