Pre-conference Session

  • Date:
  • Time: 7:30am - 1:00pm
  • Track: Education
  • Location: S. Hemisphere III
  • CME/CE: 4.0 - AMA Credits, CMD Management Credits, Nursing Credits, Pharmacy Credits, Social Work 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 topics of interest and 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 leadership and life skills; and (3) review innovative educational materials and tools.  

7:30 AM Informal Networking 
7:45 AM Welcome
Helen Fernandez, MD, MPH
8:00 AM ACGME Update    
Helen Fernandez, MD, MPH
8:30 AM Improving Assessments and Evaluations & Small Group Tool Swap
Laura Culver Edgar, EdD, CAE; Katherine Bennett, MD & Carrie Rubenstein, MD
9:05 AM Tool Presentation
Mamata Yanamadala, MD
9:20 AM Assessment/Evaluation Tool Small Groups
9:45 AM Curricular Innovation/Tool/Idea Swap
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM

Quick Hit Topics 
AGS/ADGAP Leadership & Life Skills Curriculum (LLSC)
Helen Fernandez, MD, MPH 
Helen Fernandez, MD, MPH
Teaching the AGS/ADGAP Geriatrics Curriculum for Residency Programs 
Mandi Sehgal, MD 
The State of LGBTQ Health Curricula in Geriatric Medicine Fellowships: A Review of Survey Data from Program Directors across the US  
Ryan Chippendale, MD
AGS Initiative Addressing the Intersection of Structural Racism and Ageism
Annette M. Medina-Walpole, MD, AGSF

10:40 AM Leveraging Resources Across Programs
Mariu C. Duggan, MD, MPH, Ryan Chippendale, MD, & Anna Goronyc, MD, MEd
Geriatrics Twitter Journal Club
Gunjan D. Manocha, MD
Multisite Fellowship Activities
Kevin T. Foley, MD
11:20 AM

Fellowship Director Development 
Steve Barczi, MD
Advancements (Succession Planning) & Program Director Mentorship
Elizabeth Chapman, MD & Vanessa Rodriguez, MD
AGS Mentoring Program
Kevin Foley, MD & Robert Ebert, MD 
Fellow Mentorship Programming
Steve Barczi, MD

11:50 AM Breakout Groups on Mentorship  - Table Discussions on Mentorship Topics    
12:45 AM Closing Remarks