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March 25 - March 27, 2021

Thursday, March 25th

10:00 am ET

Virtual Meeting

2021 Annual Meeting Opens

Shelly Monks, AIAMC President and System Vice President, Academic Affairs, Ochsner Health System

Virginia “Ginny” Mohl, MD, PhD, 2021 Annual Meeting Chairman and DIO & Medical Director Education, Billings Clinic

10:15 am ET

Virtual Meeting

Keynote Address: Diversity and Inclusion in Medicine

Carl Allamby, MD, PGY-2 Emergency Medicine Resident, Cleveland Clinic Akron General

12:45 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

Plenary 1: Social Determinants of Health - Empowering Patients

Moderator:  Becky Fleig, MEd, 2021 Annual Meeting Vice Chairman and Administrative Director, Graduate Medical Education, TriHealth

William McDade, MD, PhD, Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, ACGME

AIAMC Team Leaders from National Initiative V Reactor Panel:  

Gillian Abshire, Director, GME, Virginia Mason Medical Center 

Elizabeth Beiter, MD, Assistant Program Director, Family Medicine, TriHealth

1:45 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

Optional Afternoon Workshop: Moving Forward - Lessons Learned from COVID-19

Penny Williamson, ScD, Senior Facilitator and Mentor, Center for Courage and Renewal

Friday, March 26th

10:00 am ET

Virtual Meeting

Plenary 2: Panel of Residents, Influencers and Response

Moderator:  Virginia “Ginny” Mohl, MD, PhD, 2021 Annual Meeting Chairman and DIO & Medical Director Education, Billings Clinic

Medical Student:  Samantha Kropp, Co-Leader, Montana Chapter, National Student Response Network (NSRN)

Resident:  Jake Mulinix, DO, Psychiatry Resident, Community Health Network

DIO:  Kyla Terhune, MD, MBA, Vice President for Educational Affairs and Associate Dean for GME, Vanderbilt Health

CEO: Ruric “Andy” Anderson, MD, CEO, RWJBarnabas-Rutgers Medical Group

11:30 am ET

Virtual Meeting

Town Hall Meeting

Vendor Intros and Board of Director Appointments

12:30 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

NI VII Meeting Four - Welcome and Opening Remarks

Hania Janek, PhD, MSMEL, Vice President, Education, Baylor Scott & White Health and NI VII Chair

12:40 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

Keynote Speaker - Re-IGNITEing Interprofessional Learning and Teaming During a Pandemic

Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP, MHM, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Clinical Learning Environment, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois   

3:00 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

Report Outs to Large Group

Facilitator: Nicole Telhiard, DNP, CPN, NE-BC, Chief Nursing Officer, Our Lady of the Lake Regional

Medical Center and NI VII Vice Chair

Cohort One: St. Luke's University Health Network

Teaming for Excellence: Improving the patient experience during hospital discharge through phased interventions at St. Luke's Anderson Campus

Cohort Two:  Cleveland Clinic Akron General

Nurse Mentoring Program for Internal Medicine Interns

Cohort Three:  Kaiser Permanente Northern California 

Vallejo Mobile Health: Teaming For an End to Homelessness

Cohort Four:  Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital

Inter-disciplinary Approach to Improve Transitional Care Management Compliance in Ambulatory Clinic

Cohort Five: Aurora Health Care - Radiology

Radiation Exposure, Reduction Techniques, and Standardization of Swallow Study Evaluations

4:00 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

Annual Awards "Presented"

In addition to our traditional Weinberg and Innovation awards, we will celebrate the conclusion of National Initiative VII and recognize all participating teams. 

Saturday, March 27th

11:00 am ET

Virtual Meeting

Poster Slam

Building an Interprofessional Continuing Education Program to Optimize Teamwork and Patient Outcomes

Colleen Nichols, MD, Medical Director – CME, Advocate Aurora Health

Defining the Value Equation for GME - What Leaders Value and the Evidence of GME's ROI for Our System

Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director – Education, Advocate Health Care 

Patient and Provider Perceptions of Rapid Telehealth Implementation During COVID-19 Pandemic

Amanda Solch, MSW, Program Manager, Performance Excellence, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Healthcare Career Exposure to A Socioeconomic Diverse High School Student Population During the COVID Pandemic

Lauren Knowles, Nurse Practitioner/Advanced Practice Education and Programs Coordinator, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Enhancing Value-Based Care with Walk-in Clinic Hours: A PCP Intervention to Decrease Low Acuity Emergency Room Over-Utilization

Derek Baughman, MD, Resident Physician, PGY-2, WellSpan Health

12:30 pm ET

Virtual Meeting

Plenary 5: Closing Session: Until the Bitter Weather Passes: Well-Being and Courage in Times of Stress

Dael Waxman, MD, Professor of Family Medicine; Medical Director, Physician Well-Being for Medical Education; Medical Director, Patient-Centered Programming, CMC Mercy Atrium Health