Past Annual Meetings

AIAMC 2017 Annual Meeting - Presentations

March 30 - April 1, 2017
Omni Amelia Island Plantation
Amelia Island, Florida 

Thursday, March 30th

Pre-Conference Workshop:  Educator's Forum
Barry Mann, MD, AIAMC Board of Directors, Chairman, Strategic Plan-Programming, Chief Academic Officer, Main Line Health 
Annual Meeting Opens
Joseph Jaeger, DrPH, AIAMC President
James Dalton, MD 2017 Annual Meeting Chairman
A New Administration and New Opportunities for Medical Education
Atul Grover, MD, PhD, Executive Vice President, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
The OASIS Project: A 12 Month Resiliency Initiative in the MICU:  Christiana Care
Vanessa Downing, PhD, Psychologist
Heather Farley, MD, FACEP, Director of Provider Wellbeing
How Do You Measure Resident Wellness?:  Crittenton Hospital Medical Center  and Wayne State University
Tsveti Markova, MD, Designated Institutional Official
R. Brent Stansfield, PhD, Director of Graduate Medical Education
The Teachable Moment:  Effective Annual Program Evaluation (APE) of AIAMC Residencies:  Ochsner Health System
Janice Piazza, MSN, MBA, AVP, Graduate Medical Education
Ronald Amedee, MD, DIO, Ochsner Health System
Town Hall Meeting
Resiliency of College Athletes and Resident Physicians
Brian Hainline, Sr. Vice President, Sports Science Institute and Chief Medical Officer, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Friday, March 31st

Keynote Address:  Physician Well-Being
Timothy Brigham, MDiv, PhD, Chief of Staff and Sr. VP, Education,  Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
Choosing Resilience
Wayne Sotile, PhD, Founder,  Sotile Center for Resilience
Supporting Resiliency through Intentional Advising, Coaching, Mentoring:  Aurora Health Care
Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs & Professor
Willhelm Lehmann, MD, Program Director, Family Medicine
Richard Battiola, MD, Program Director, Internal Medicine
Carla Kelly, DO, Program Director, OB-GYN
Jacob Bidwell, MD, Designated Institutional Official
Hsieng Su, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center
Jeffrey Stearns, MD, Project Director, National Initiative V
Advancing Interprofessional Collaboration in Medical Education:  Christiana Care
Robert Dressler, MD, Quality and Safety Officer, Academic and Medical Affairs
Barry Dornfeld, PhD, Principal, CFAR
Loretta Consiglio-Ward, Quality and Safety Education Specialist
Carey Gallagher, MBA; Senior Manager, CFAR
Building a Culture of Wellness and Resilience: How To Characterize Burnout and Create a Targeted Curriculum for your Residency:  OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital
Laurie Hommema, MD, Program Director, Family Medicine
Stephen Auciello, MD, Assistant Program Director, Family Medicine
A Systems Approach to Physician Resilience & Wellness – The TPMG Experience
John Chuck, MD, Regional Chairperson, Physician Health & Wellness Leaders Group, The Permanente Medical Group
Optional Friday Afvernoon Workshop: Leading Your Institution in Achieving Health Equity
Laura Botwinick, MS, Director, Graduate Program in Health Administration and Policy, University of Chicago, and 2004-05 IHI Scholar
Donald Goldmann, MD, Chief Medical & Scientific Officer, Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Saturday, April 1st

Resiliency Across the Continuum
Graham McMahon, MD, MMSc, President and CEO, Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
GME Funding through Strategic Alignment:  Ochsner Health System
Janice Piazza, MSN, MBA, AVP Graduate Medical Education
Ronald Amedee, MD, Designated Institutional Official
Shelly Monks, MBA, System Vice President, Education
Disparities in Physical Health Outcomes for People with Mental Health Issues:  Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Kathleen Crapanzano, MD, MACM, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, LSU-OLOL Psychiatry Residency Program Director
Carine Nzodom, MD, LSU-OLOL Psychiatry Resident
Resiliency:  Consensus Statement and Action Plan
Felix Ankel, MD, Vice President, Education, HealthPartners Institute, Co-Facilitator
Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs & Professor, Co-Facilitator
Poster Slam
Poster:  Resident Physicians and Health Disparities: Attitude Predicts Behavior
Rachel Bernard, DO, Resident, Pediatrics, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Poster:  Concordance of Knowledge of Care Plan In Hospitalized Adults: Outcomes And Drivers
V. Surekha Bhamidipati, MD, Medicine Faculty, Division of Hospital Medicine, Christiana Care
Poster:  Predictors of Admission Status In Emergency Department Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Craig Cookman, DO, Resident, Internal Medicine, UnityPoint Health – Des Moines 
Poster:  Evaluation of a Pediatric Initiative to Improve Outpatient Asthma Management
Andrew Fondell, DO, Resident, Pediatrics, UnityPoint Health – Des Moines
Poster:  Three Residency Programs Lessons Learned about Disparities from a Deep Dive into Our Population Data
Carla Kelly, DO, Program Director and Chair of OB-GYN, and Wilhelm Lehmann, MD, Program Director and Chair of Family Medicine, Aurora Health Care
Poster:  Interprofessional Education and the Clinical Learning Environment: Key Elements to Consider
Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs & Professor, Aurora Health Care
Poster:  Resident Physicians and Health Disparities: Increasing Resident Knowledge
Carine Nzodom, MD, Resident, Psychiatry, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Closing Session and Boxed Lunch:  The Second Victim:  Caring for the Caregiver after Adverse Events – Dallas, TX, July 7, 2016
Brian Williams, MD, FACS, Associate Professor of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Staff Trauma Surgeon, Parkland Memorial Hospital
Closing Remarks
Loretta Consiglio-Ward, MSN, 2017 Annual Meeting Vice Chairman

ANNUAL MEETING SUPPORTING MATERIALS

2016 ANNUAL MEETING - PRESENTATIONS 

March 31 – April 2, 2016
Loews Ventana Canyon Resort
Tucson, Arizona

Thursday, March 31st

Annual Meeting Opens
Ronald Amedee, MD, AIAMC President
Cheryl Goliath, PhD, 2016 Annual Meeting Chairman
Panel Presentation: Developing Team Competencies through the Continuum of Medical Education 
Speakers: Darrell Kirch, MD, President and CEO, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), Thomas Nasca, MD, MACP, Chief Executive Officer, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and Graham McMahon, MD, President and CEO, Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
Making a CLEaR Plan Linking System Priorities, Sponsoring Hospitals & GME:   A Win-Win Methodology: Aurora Health Care
Speakers: Jacob Bidwell, MD, Designated Institutional Official, Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs, Jeffrey Stearns, MD, Medical Director and PI National Initiative V and Hsieng Su, MD, Chief Medical Officer , Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center
Building Support for Medical Education: A New Tool in the CAO’s and CEO’s Toolboxes: Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, LifeBridge Health
Speakers: John Crumbliss, Legislative Consultant, Cornerstone Government Relations, John Cmar, MD, Program Director, Internal Medicine and Martha Nathanson, Vice President, Government Relations
The Journey from a Great Idea to Sustainable Improvement: Ochsner Health System
Speakers: Ronald Amedee, MD, Designated Institutional Official and Janice Piazza, MSN, MBA, Associate Vice President, Graduate Medical Education
Teaming Through Technology Applications in the GME Office
Speaker: Rob Cooney, MD, Associate Program Director, Emergency Medicine, Geisinger Health System and 2014-15 IHI-AIAMC Improvement Scholar

Friday, April 1st

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Collective Competence: Adapting our Concept of Competence to Healthcare Teams
Speakers: Lorelei Lingard, PhD, Director, Centre for Education Research and Innovation, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario
Team Competency in Action
Speakers: Baystate Medical Center: Douglas Salvador, MD, VP Quality & Safety and Associate Chief Medical Officer, Tri Health: David Dhanraj, MD, Medical Director, Faculty Medicine Centers, and Becky Williams, MEd, Administrative Coordinator, GME and Virginia Mason Medical Center: Brian Owens, MD, Director, Medical Education & DIO
Making a CLEaR Plan Linking System Priorities, Sponsoring Hospitals & GME:   A Win-Win Methodology: Aurora Health Care
Speakers: Jacob Bidwell, MD, Designated Institutional Official, Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director Medical Education Programs, Jeffrey Stearns, MD, Medical Director and PI National Initiative V and Hsieng Su, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center
Culture by Design: Leadership Exercises and Activities to Enhance Team Development: Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Speakers: Jeri Hepworth, PhD, Director of Medical Education and DIO and Ashley Negrini, MS, Supervisor, Medical Education
Learn. Share. Collaborate. Building a GME University© :  Trinity Health System
Speakers: Peter Coggan MD, MSEd, Vice President and Chief Academic Officer and Debi Kellogg, System Director of Medical Education
The Clinical Learning Environment’s (CLE) Road to 2020
Speakers: Ronald Amedee, MD, Designated Institutional Official, Ochsner Health System, Theresa Azevedo, Associate Institutional Director, GME and DIO, Kaiser, Permanente Northern California, Kevin Weiss, MD, MPH, Senior Vice President, Institutional Accreditation, ACGME and Barbra White, Director, Medical Education and Medical Research, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
AIAMC Annual Business Meeting
IHI-AIAMC Improvement Scholars
Speakers: Surekha Bhamidipati, MD, Medicine Faculty Hospitalist, Christiana Care Health System and 2014-15 Improvement Scholar, Donald Goldmann, MD, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and Lisa Powell, MBA, GME Specialist, Sparrow Hospital and 2014-15 Improvement Scholar

Saturday, April 2nd

Joy in Practice:  Why it's Missing, Why it Matters and What Can Be Done
Speakers: Christine Sinsky, MD, Vice President, Professional Satisfaction, American Medical Association
Beginning to Ameliorate Healthcare Disparity: The Nuts and Bolts of Our Health System’s Initial Approach:   Main Line Health System
Speakers: Barry Mann, MD, Chief Academic Officer, Joseph Greco, MD, Program Director, Family Medicine and Sandra Ross, Medical Student Advocate Program Administrator
Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Fellowships: What is Known, How Do They Work, and What Is In It For Me?: Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center and TriHealth
Speakers: Bahnsen Miller, MD, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Fellow, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Lori Ginger Klarquist, DO, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Fellow, TriHealth, Miriam Chan, PharmD, CDE, Director, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Fellowship, OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital and Alston Dunbar, III MD, MBA, FAAP, Director, Patient Safety and Clinical Quality Improvement Fellowship, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Culture by Design: Leadership Exercises and Activities to Enhance Team Development: Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Speakers: Jeri Hepworth, PhD, Director of Medical Education and DIO and Ashley Negrini, MS, Supervisor, Medical Education
Poster Slam
Poster: Effect of Ethnic Disparities on the Outcome of Stage III Colon Cancer Patients
Speaker: Carlos Sequera, MD, Internal Medicine Resident, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Poster: Engaging and Developing Faculty as Educators from Entry to Teaching the Teachers
Speaker: Deborah Simpson, PhD, Director, Medical Education Programs, Aurora Health Care
Poster: Transitions of Care: Exploring the Frequency and Content of Overnight Provider Documentation on Inpatient Medicine Units at a Community Hospital
Speaker: Shaun Hanson, MD, Quality and Safety Administrative Fellow, Christiana Care Health System
Poster: Residents as Educators: Value-Added Integration of Teaching And Leadership Skills
Speakers: Deepthi Yeturu, Medical Student, University of Queensland and Laura Bateman, MD, Associate Program Director, Ochsner Internal Medicine Program
Poster: Examination and Cost Analysis of Inappropriate Continuation of Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis During ICU Transfer and Hospital Discharge
Speaker: Hayden Smith, PhD, MPH, Coordinator, Faculty Resident Research, UnityPoint Health - Des Moines
Closing Session: Addressing Health Disparities: It Takes A Team
Speaker: Knitasha Washington, DHA, FACHE, Executive Director
Consumers Advancing Patient Safety

2015 ANNUAL MEETING - PRESENTATIONS 

March 26 - 28, 2015
Loews New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, Louisiana

Thursday, March 26th:  Aligning with the C-Suite

Pre-Conference Workshop

Gaining a Seat at the Table:  Growing Health Care Teams
Speaker: Mark Hertling, Lieutenant General (retired), Sr. VP, Global Partnering and Physician Leader Development, Florida Hospital

Annual Meeting Opens
Ronald Amedee, MD, AIAMC President
Ruric “Andy” Anderson, MD, MBA 2015 Annual Meeting Chairman

Panel Presentation: Leadership through the Continuum of Medical Education
Speakers: Darrell Kirch MD, President and CEO, AAMC and Kate Regnier, MA, MBA, Executive Vice President, ACCME 

GME & Research – Strategic Assets
Speaker: Warner Thomas, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ochsner Health System

AIAMC C-Suite Alignment: The Road Ahead
Speakers:  Sue Anderson, Executive VP, CIO, CFO, Virginia Mason Medical Center; Michael Grace, Interim Chief Operating Officer, Kaiser Permanente – Oakland; and Kenneth Silverstein, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Christiana Care Health Services 

Aurora Health Care – Adding Value through Aligning the Continuum of Medical Education Programs
Speakers: Deborah Simpson, PhD, Professor and Director, Medical Education Programs and Andy Anderson, MD, Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs 

Carolinas HealthCare System - Transforming Academics to Meet Evolving Healthcare Demands: One IAMC’s Story
Speakers:  Lisa Howley, PhD Assistant Vice President of Medical Education & Physician Development and Associate Professor of Medical Education, UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine and Leonard G. Feld, MD, PhD, MMM, FAAP, Senior Medical Director & Senior Academic Chair, Pediatric Specialties Care Division; Professor & Sara H. Bissel and Howard C. Bissel Endowed Chair in Pediatrics; Chief Medical Officer – Levine Children’s Hospital 

Riverside Methodist Hospital/OhioHealth - Engaging the C-Suite:  A Kaizen Approach
Speakers: Sara Sukalich, MD, Director of Medical Education and DIO; Miriam Chan, PharmD, Director of Research and EBM Education; Benjamin Bring, DO, Resident, Family Medicine; Thomas Harmon, MD, Vice President Medical Affairs; and Kimberly Morton, MD, Chief Resident, Internal Medicine

Friday, March 27th:  Providing Continuum-Based Curricula

Interest Tables:

AIAMC 101 for First-Time Attendees and Newer Members                                                                   Speaker:  Joe Jaeger, DrPH, Vice President/President-Elect, AIAMC and Chief Academic Officer Monmouth Medical Center

Developing Emergency Procedures and Guidelines for Residents’ Role in a Declared Extreme Emergencies and Disaster:  JPS Health Network

Speaker:  Josephine Fowler, MD, Vice President of Academic Affairs

Integration of Academics in Healthcare – The Scott & White Healthcare Experience as a Model for Enhanced Research, Education and Financial Operations in the Clinical Enterprise:  Baylor Scott & White
Speaker:  Donald Wesson, MD, MBA, Chief Academic Officer

Keynote Address - The Future of Assessment:  The Arc Across the Continuum 

Speaker:  Brian Hodges, MD, PhD, Vice President, Education, University Health Network Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto 

Panel Presentation:  Transforming the Continuum Experience   
Speakers:  John Combes, MD, Sr. Vice President, American Hospital Association (AHA); Erin Dupree, MD, CMO and Vice President, The Joint Commission (TJC) Center for Transforming Healthcare; Donald Goldmann, MD, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI); and Susan Skochelak, MD, Vice President, Medical Education Association (AMA)

Aurora Health Care - Analyzing the Joys & Challenges of Clinical Teaching Using Intrinsic Motivators
Speakers:  Deborah Simpson, PhD, Professor and Director, Medical Education Programs and Ruric "Andy" Anderson, MD, Sr. Vice President, Academic Affiars

Christiana Care Health System – Resident Quality & Safety Council:  Building Interdepartmental Collaboration
Speakers:  Neil Jasani, MD, MBA, FACEP, Chief Academic Officer & DIO and Vice President, Medical Affairs and Robert Dressler, MD, MBA, Associate Patient Safety Officer & Vice Chair and Director of Patient Safety and Quality, Department of Medicine 

Tri Health - Breaking Down Individual Program Silos:  GME-Wide Curricula on Faculty Development, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Speakers:  Dawn Kelly, MEd, Education Specialist and Becky Williams, MEd, Administrative Director, Medical Education 

AIAMC Annual Business Meeting 

Panel Presentation:  Ensuring the Competent Physician 
Speakers:  Robert Englander, MD, Sr. Director, Competency Based Learning & Assessment, Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC); Laura Edgar, EdD, Director, Milestones Development, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME); and Lois Margaret Nora, MD, JD, MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer, American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) 

Saturday, March 28th:  Leveraging Technology

Interest Tables  

Sharing Breakfast with Voices of Experience
Speaker:  Jeffrey Stearns, MD, AIAMC Board Director and NI IV Director, Aurora Health Care

Writing Breakout Session Proposals and Poster Abstracts that Get Accepted:  Tips for Success
Speaker:  Deborah Simpson, PhD, Professor and Director, Medical Education Programs 

Plenary Presentation - How Social Media can Change Health Professional Education

Speaker:  Michelle Lin, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of CA-San Francisco and Editor-     in-Chief, Academic Life in Emergency Medicine (ALiEM) 

Carolinas HealthCare Systems - The Four Cs: A Simulation-Based Interdisciplinary Common Critical Care Curriculum Across Four Institutions
Speakers:  Eric M. Anderson, MEd, Director of Graduate Medical Education and Mark J. Bullard MD, Medical Director, Carolinas Simulation Center & Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine 

Main Line Health - The Medical Student Advocate Program: A Cost-Effective Program Promotes Quality for the Vulnerable and Teaches Care-Coordination and Population Health
Speakers:  Barry Mann, MD, Chief Academic Officer and Chinwe Onyekere, System Administrator, Graduate Medical Education 

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center - Quality Improvement and Research: How Our Institution Handles the Grey Zone
Speakers:  Hollis O’Neal Jr., MD, Medical Director of Research and Michael Bolton, MD, Director of Quality and Safety for Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital 

Poster Slam

Closing Plenary Session

The Clinical Learning Environment 2020:The Future is Here
Speaker:  Kevin Weiss, MD, MPH, Senior Vice President, Institutional Accreditation, ACGME