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March 28 - March 30, 2019

Thursday, March 28th

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Kiva A

2019 Annual Meeting Opens

Robert Dressler, MD, MBA, AIAMC President and Quality and Safety Officer, Academic and Medical Affairs, Christiana Care Health System

David Dhanraj, MD, MBA, CPE, FACOG, 2019 Annual Meeting Chairman and Medical Director, TriHealth Faculty Medical Centers

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

Kiva A

C-Suite Perspective/GME As A Strategic Asset

John Duval, MBA, retired CEO, VCU Hospitals and Clinics and Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Senior Scholar

Kevin Weiss, MD, Sr. Vice President, Institutional Review Accreditation, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Salon J

Asking for Actionable Feedback: From Wrong Spotting to Growth: Advocate Aurora Health

Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs

Jacob Bidwell, MD, DIO and Director GME Programs

Richard Battiola, MD, FACP, Program Director, Internal Medicine

Judith Gravdal, MD, Chair of Family Medicine

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Salon K

The C.A.S.T. Program: A Novel Approach to Improve Cultural and Communication Awareness Using Student Theater: Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Paul Schwartzberg, DO, MBA, Program Director, Pediatric Residency/Associate DIO

Srividya Naganathan, MD, Faculty, Pediatric Residency

1:45 pm - 3:00 pm

Salon L

Medicine in the Time of #MeToo, Taking Stock and Next Steps: Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

Eva Mathews, MD, MPH,  Associate Program Director, LSU-OLOL Psychiatry Residency Program

Rumneet Kullar, MD, LSU-OLOL Resident, Psychiatry 

Lauren Mulligan, MD, LSU-OLOL Resident, Psychiatry 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Kiva A

AHRQ's Vision, Aim & Capabilities: Opportunities for Scholarly Activities

Justin Mills, MD, MPH, FAAP, Medical Officer, Center for Evidence Based Practice and Improvement, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Friday, March 29th

8:00 am - 9:30 am

Kiva A

Keynote Address: Patient Safety: Getting Sustainable Improvement

James Bagian, MD, Clinical Professor, Institute for Healthcare Policy & Innovation, University of Michigan

10:00 am - 11:15 am

Salon D

Climate Change: Addressing Harassment, Abuse, Mistreatment and Discrimination In Medical Education: Community Health Network Inc

Kathy Zoppi, PhD, MPH, Sr. Vice President, Chief Academic Officer and DIO

Stephanie Nader, LCSW, Director, GME Behavioral Education

Chrissy Hopp, DO, Resident Council Well-Being Officer; Residency PGY 3

Telycia Johnson, DO, Resident Physician

Blane Riley, DO, Resident Physician

10:00 am - 11:15 am

Salon #

Tired of your Residents Falling Asleep? Engaging Residents through Innovative Curricula and an Intentional Focus on Well-Being: OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital

Laurie Hommema, MD, Program Director,  Family Medicine Residency Program and Co-Chair, OhioHealth Resilience Collaborative

Stephen Auciello, MD, Assistant Program Director, Family Medicine and Medical Director, Community Outreach, OhioHealth 

10:00 am - 11:15 am

Salon F

Utilizing Organizational Infrastructure for Residency Operations and Resident Evaluation Reflection, and Development: Virginia Mason Medical Center

Ryan Pong, MD, Deputy DIO and Transitional Year Residency Program Director

Christine Oryhan, MD, Pain Medicine Fellowship Program Director

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Kiva A

Supporting The Most Precious Resource in Healthcare - Our People

Graham McMahon, MD, Chief Executive Officer, Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

Saturday, March 30th

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Kiva A

2019 Poster Slam

Activating Learners to Solicit Feedback in 30 Minutes or Less

Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs, Advocate Aurora Health

Jacob Bidwell, MD, DIO – Director GME Programs, Advocate Aurora Health

Making GME Scholarly Activity Visible on Your Residency Program Website using a Cloud-Based Scholarly Tool

Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs, Advocate Aurora Health

Tricia La Fratta, MBA, Manager, Graduate Medical Education, Advocate Aurora Health

Studies on Physician Resiliency and Well-Being in Rural Montana: Implications and Next Steps

Virginia Mohl, MD PhD, DIO/Medical Director Education, Billings Clinic

GME Enterprise as Influencer, Hospital Leadership as Driver: A Story of I-PASS Implementation

Richard J. Vath, MAEd, Director of Accreditation & Innovation, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

Engaging Quality Improvement Education Through In-Depth Resident Experiential Learning

W. John Yost, MD, VP for Medical Education and Research, UnityPoint Health – Des Moines

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Kiva A

Innovating in Education and Patient Care to Reshape the Future: Medical Education 2030 and Beyond

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