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Can't Miss AOGME Webinars for February

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A Distinctive Osteopathic Pediatric Residency Curriculum

Presenter: Kimberly Wolf, DO
Director of Pediatric Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine-California 


Wednesday, February 6, 4 :00 PM ET

In this webinar, Kimberly Wolf, DO, will describe the curriculum and components of the pediatric residency program at Nationwide Children's Hospital, the first pediatric program to receive ACGME Osteopathic Recognition. The program integrates osteopathic principles and osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM) throughout its three-year curriculum, and blends in osteopathic research to produce practicing osteopathic pediatricians. Webinar participants will also learn about a key component of the program, the pediatric OMM clinic, where residents are able to practice their skills on patients with diverse pathology beginning at birth.

Webinar attendees will be able to better:

  • Discuss the importance of unique osteopathic training programs in the era of the single graduate medical education (GME) accreditation system
  • Review the curriculum of the osteopathic track in the pediatric residency program at Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Discuss the pediatric OMM clinic at Nationwide Children's Hospital and how it was integrated into medical student/resident education 

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Preparing for Your ACGME Institutional Site  Visit

Paul-Johnson_100pxPresenter: Paul Johnson, MFA
Executive Director, Institutional Review Committee
Accreditation  Council for Graduate Medical Education

Thursday, February 21, 4:00 PM ET

This webinar will provide practical advice for designated institutional officials,institutional review coordinators, and others regarding the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Institutional site visits. We will take a close look at the ACGME institutional requirements and review common approaches to documenting substantial compliance.

At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Prepare site visit documentation in a manner that is consistent with ACGME expectations
  • Describe the ACGME Institutional Review Committee's basic interpretation of key ACGME institutional requirements. 
  • Enhance collaborative oversight of GME within your sponsoring institution

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