Hello all! Thank you to our authors and experts for taking part in this important conversation. I look forward to learning from all of you over the coming days! My goal is to use this space to dig deeper into some of the topics raised in the authors' Perspectives, and to elucidate important areas of both disagreement and consensus regarding this issue.
To begin, I'd like to talk about the status quo - the annual physical as it exists in its current form. While the authors propose different paths forward, both start with the underlying premise that substantial changes to the annual physical are necessary. Let's discuss the need for such changes - what elements of the present-day annual physical do you consider to be the most problematic?