Orientation for New Residents

Orientation will be held Wednesday, June 18, 2014 in the Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium. Registration and a buffet breakfast will begin at 7:00 a.m. We will start promptly at 7:30 a.m. and run until approximately 4:00 p.m. Please make arrangements to stay the entire time.

Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium (MCSA) is located in the Spain Wallace building on the corner of  7th Ave South &  19th St South.

Parking for orientation:  8th Avenue Deck, entrance is on  University Blvd between  19th Street and  20th Street. We can only validate tickets for this deck. If you park elsewhere, you will be responsible for the parking fee. Please bring your parking ticket to orientation.

Reminders


UAB Faculty & Staff Learning System Requirements: You have to complete all of the education modules before June 19th or you will not be allowed to attend orientation and start your training program. https://www.healthstream.com/HLC/uabhs

Note: When you log into this system—please disregard the message that says “for UAB Medical West ONLY”.  This site will recognize your user id and password that has been set up for you.


BCLS/ACLS classes for incoming residents will be held as follows:

BCLS, Monday, June 9, 2014. The class will be held in the Center for Patient Safety & Advanced Medical Simulation (Quarterback Tower, 3rd Floor).

ACLS, Tuesday, June 10, 2014. The Didactic portion will be held in the morning at 8:00am at Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium (corner of 19th Street and 7th Avenue South). Practice Simulations will be held in the afternoon in the Center for Patient Safety & Advanced Medical Simulation (Quarterback Tower, 3rd Floor).

ACLS Certification Exam, Wednesday, June 11, 2014 will be held in the Center for Patient Safety & Advanced Medical Simulation (Quarterback Tower, 3rd Floor).