Pre-conference Session

  • Date:
  • Time: 10:00am - 1:30pm
  • Track: Education
  • CME/CE: 3.0 - AMA Credits, CMD Management Credits, Nursing Credits, Pharmacy 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.  Learning Objectives: (1) review changes to the ACGME fellowship program requirements and the Toolbox website; (2) describe issues related to virtual interviewing and your virtual presence; and (3) review innovative educational materials and tools.

10:00 AM Welcome
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
10:05 AM ACGME Update 
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
10:10 AM Your Virtual Presence
Eric Widera, MD 
10:20 AM

Virtual Interviewing
Steve Barczi, MD

10:30 AM Sharing Lessons Learned: Breakout Groups on Virtual Interviewing & Your Virtual Presence
Carrie Rubenstein, MD & Kevin Foley, MD
11:00 AM ACGME Milestone 2.0 Development and Toolbox Website Update
Laura Edgar, EdD, CAE
11:45 PM Break
11:50 AM

Quick Hit Topics 

  • Medicine-Geriatrics Integrated Residency and Fellowship
    Angela Beckert, MD
  • Leadership Course  
    Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH
  • Mid-Career Survey
    Bruce A. Leff, MD
    Maria (Mariu) Carlo Duggan, MD, MPH
  • Wellness
    Emily Hajjar, PharmD, Matt McNabney, MD and Michi Yukawa, MD
  • Fellowship Coordinator Presentations
    Sharon A. Brangman, MD & Kelly Wheeler, LMSWTBD
  • ADGAP Fellowship Program Directors’ Guide
    Pei Chen, MD
12:25 PM Mini-Fair for Curricular Innovations/Tool Swap
Helen M. Fernandez, MD, MPH; Katherine A. Bennett, MD
Fellowship Program Directors will present innovative educational materials and tools        in breakout groups in which attendees will be able to rotate between. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear about how the tools are utilized and ask questions. 
1:20 PM Closing/Open Mic and Call for Future Topics