Pre-conference Session

  • Date:
  • Time: 7:30am - 1:00pm
  • Track: Education
  • Location: Room: S. Hemisphere III
  • CME/CE: 4.0 - AMA Credits, AOA Category 2-A Credits, Nursing Credits

Additional fee session       

Sponsored by the Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP)

The role of the geriatrics fellowship director is complex and involves a variety of activities and responsibilities. This session will present practical instruction for both new and seasoned fellowship directors. 

7:30 AM Breakfast and Peer Networking
8:00 AM

Update on the ACGME Fellowship Program Requirements and the Next Accreditation System (NAS)
Andrew Dentino, MD, RRC-IM, Representative

8:30 AM Discussion on New Milestones Development and Plan

9:00 AM

9:30 AM

Workforce Updates
Kevin Foley, MD
  • Famliy Medicine Update
  • Workforce Statistics
  • Osteopathic Program Updates


9:40 AM Match Updates
Eric W. Widera, MD
  • All in Policy
  • NRMP Match
10:10 AM Mid-Career Fellowship Pathways
Carole Baraldi, MD; Kevin T. Foley, MD, AGSF & Carrie Rubenstein, MD
10:55 AM Break
11:00 AM Mini-Fair for Curricular Innovations/Tool Sway
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH & Katherine A. Bennett, MD
11:45 AM Break
12:00 PM

Introduction to AGE-ACT – The New American Geriatric Education Administrator/Coordinator Team
Linda R. Ferrie, C.-TAGME; Kelly Wheeler, LMSW; Robbin A. Bonanno

12:20 PM International Requirements (VISA's 101)
Matthew K. McNabney, MD; Carolyn M. Robinson, MBA
12:55 PM Closing and Open Mic and Open Call for Future Topics