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Connect with your Colleagues in the AOGME Membership Discussion Forums! 

In this time of rapid change, AOGME seeks to offer connections with members to help support and share perspectives, challenges, guidance and information. Beginning in April, AOGME is hosting open forums for members to share experiences, challenges and approaches to addressing pandemic-related, and other issues, in graduate medical education. Contact us at aogme@aacom.org for more information. 

Educating Leaders 2022, April 27-29 - Save the Date 

Meet the New RFC Board Members

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Meet the New RFC Board Members

Dimitri Tito, DO
Dimitri Tito,

Maria Jones, DO
Maria Jones,

Mustafa Basree DO, MS
Mustafa Basree

Linda Logan, DO
Linda Logan,

Are you a OMS-III or OMS-IV? Sign up to learn more about the Residents and Fellows Council!

The Residents and Fellows Council (RFC) is a special membership within AACOM’s Assembly of Osteopathic Graduate Medical Educators (AOGME) specifically for resident and fellow physicians. The RFC serves as a platform for members to exchange ideas, network, and gain access to professional development opportunities.

The RFC also serves as a forum for members to voice concerns, suggestions, and expectations to national medical education leaders. The RFC wants to maintain connection with medical students as they prepare for the transition to residency. Join the new listserv to get invitations to webinars, meetings and engage with residents and fellows! 

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Overview of the ACGME Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) Program 

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Presenters: Jose Zayas, DO

View this webinar that provides background and details about the Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) program. Dr. Zayas reviews the role that programs play in CLER and also discusses why there is an emphasis on the role Clinical Learning Environment (CLE)s, sites, and Sponsoring Institutions (SIs). In addition, Dr. Zayas provides some highlights from the most recent National Report of Findings and will share resources that are available about CLER.

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Part III: Advocacy with Emphasis on the State Level

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Date: Wednesday, November 3, 2021, 4:00 PM ET
Presenters: Al Pheley, PhD and Daniel Skinner, PhD

In this webinar, you will learn about how you can engage in different forms of policy and advocacy, including state advocacy. OHPF co-directors will discuss how to get involved in state and local issues and how to leverage the OHPF to make a difference in local communities. The presentation will review important issues that are influenced at the state level, including licensure, education oversight, community and population health and more.

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AACOM/AIAMC Webinar: The Value and Impact of Osteopathic Recognition

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Date: Thursday, September 30, 2021, 1:00 PM ET
Presenters: Kelly Raj, DO, Alexander Ford, DO, Lilian White, MD, Neil Smith, DO

View this interactive webinar by the Alliance of Independent Academic Medical Centers and AOGME on the value of GME and Osteopathic Recognition. Presenters will include the President of Fairview Hospital, Director of Osteopathic Education and residents from the Cleveland Clinic.

Update on AOA Board Certification: Recent Innovations and Future Opportunities 

Andrea Ciccone_100px (002)Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 4:00 PM ET
Presenters: Andrea Ciccone, JD

View this webinar to learn how the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) is enhancing certification to meet the changing needs and expectations of osteopathic and allopathic physicians. 

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Part I - Residency Interviewing & Tips for the Match

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: Monday, September 13, 2021, 7:00 PM ET
Presenters: Dimitri Tito, DO, Col. Brandon Isaacs, DO, Joanne Baker, DO, Mustafa Basree, DO, Linda Logan, DO, Kelly Brown, MD, Joy Ryland, DO

View this webinar by the AOGME Residents and Fellows Council (RFC) featuring program directors sharing tips and lessons learned from virtual interviewing in the 2020-2021 recruitment cycle and general advice on interviewing from a range of specialties. 

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