2013 Education Summit Schedule
|Session Schedule and Details|
|Morning Session||Afternoon Session|
Dr. C. Glenn Cobbs
Division of Infectious Diseases
8:00-9:00AM WP E
Dr. John Kennedy
Professor of Medicine
Associate Chief of Staff-BVAMC
12:00 – 1:00PM WP E
|Engaging Small Groups
Session Coordinators: Erin Snyder and Erin Contratto
Description: Participants will learn skills to improve teaching effectiveness in small group settings, from ward rounds to didactic sessions.
9:15 -10:30, WP D
|Engaging Millennial Learners
Session Coordinators: James Willig and Erin Snyder
Description: This workshop will offer learners insights into connecting with millennial generation trainees in an era of reduced contact time due to duty hour limitations. We will discuss principles of gamifiication, blogging, and social media that can be applied in a wide variety of situations to enhance your instruction. We will also share data and some lessons learned locally with use of these methods.
1:15 – 2:30, WP D
|Pearls and Pitfalls of Bedside Rounds
Session Coordinators: Lisa Willett, Stan Massie, and J.R Hartig
Description: Bedside rounds are a wonderful way to involve the patient and directly observe you learners in action. This workshop will provide tips on how to successfully incorporate rounds at the bedside, and out of the hallway.
9:15 -10:30, WP BR
|How to be a Mentor
Session Coordinators: Gustavo Heudebert and Carlos Estrada
1:15 – 2:30, WP BR
|Dealing with Difficult Learners
Session Coordinator: Caroline Harada
This workshop will address the challenge of working with difficult learners. We will identify characteristics of difficult learners and discuss strategies to handle common problems. Participants will then have an opportunity to practice different techniques for addressing these problems.
10:45AM – Noon, WP D
|He Said, She Said: Gender & Communication in Medicine
Session Coordinators: Michael Barnett and Ashley Nichols
Description: In this workshop, we will explore how gender differences in childhood development translate into patterns of communication as adults. We will consider how gender styles affect communication in the workplace, specifically looking at gender differences in medicine. Finally, we will reflect on our own communication styles and how we might adapt to improve our communication, whether at home or at work, with patients or with peers.
2:45 -4:00, WP D
|Engaging the Audience: How to make your next talk better than your last
Session Coordinators: JR Hartig and Stephen Russell
10:45AM – Noon, WP BR
|Scholarship and Promotion for the Clinician Educator
Session Coordinators: Carlos Estrada
2:45 -4:00, WP BR