Connecting education to exceptional patient care.


March 25 - March 26, 2022

Friday, March 25th

1:30 - 2:30 PM

Louisiana Ballroom

Keynote Address

Philip Alberti, PhD, Senior Director, Health Equity Research and Policy, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 

Elisa Arespacochaga, Vice President, Clinical Affairs and Workforce, American Hospital  Association (AHA)

Joaquin Baca, Director for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for Medical Education, American Medical Association (AMA)

Faith Fletcher, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine

Lisa Howley, PhD, Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives & Partnerships in Medical Education, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 

William McDade, MD, PhD, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Laney McDougal, MS, Director, Medically Underserved Areas/Populations and GME, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Barbara Ross- Lee, DO, Chair, Racism and Injustice in Healthcare Education Adaptive Working Group, American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) 

David Savage, MD, PhD, Fellow, Hematology-Oncology, Scripps Health

2:35 - 3:20 PM

Cohort 1 - LaFourche
Cohort 2 - Pointe Coupee
Cohort 3 - St. Landry
Cohort 4 - St. Tammany
Cohort 5 - Terrebonne
Virtual - via Zoom

Cohort Breakout Exercise

3:20 - 3:35 PM


3:35 - 3:55 PM

Louisiana Ballroom

Reports-Out in Ballroom

4:00 - 5:00 PM

Throughout Hotel

Institutional Team Time

6:00 PM

The Chicory (off property)

Annual Awards Dinner (all meeting attendees invited)

Saturday, March 26th

7:00 - 8:00 AM


Buffet Breakfast; Exhibits Open

8:00 - 9:00 AM

Louisiana Ballroom

Plenary 3: How is GME Changing, and What Do We Need to Do to Be Ready?

Susan Kirk, MD, Immediate Past Chair, Institutional Review Committee (IRC), ACGME, and Associate Dean for GME and DIO, University of Virginia Medical Center

9:00 - 9:30 AM

Parish Hall

Break; Exhibits Open

9:30 - 10:15 AM

Louisiana Ballroom

Poster Slam - Identifying Hypertension Interventions for Vulnerable, Urban African American Primary Care Patients: Literature Review and Patient Perspectives

Wilhelm Lehmann MD, MPH, Family Medicine Resident Program Director & Chair Family Medicine, Aurora Health Care 

9:30 - 10:15 AM

Louisiana Ballroom

Poster Slam - Reframing a JEDI Milestone for Faculty Self-Assessment

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

9:30 - 10:15 AM

Louisiana Ballroom

Poster Slam - Dashboarding the ROI for AIAMC Programmatic Initiatives

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

Chair, National Initiative VII

Heather Sankey, MD, Chair, OB-Gyn, Baystate Health, and Chair, AIAMC Programming Committee

10:15 - 11:00 AM

Louisiana Ballroom

Staffed Poster Displays, including National Initiative VIII Storyboards

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Louisiana Ballroom

Plenary 4 (Closing Session and Boxed Lunch): Engaging the Communities We Serve

Chad Priest, JD, RN, Chief Executive Officer, American Red Cross Indiana Region