Friday, April 24

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Plenary Session

An Opportunity for Osteopathic Medical Education to Create Change in Healthcare: What is Collaborative “Just Culture?”

  • K. Scott Griffith, MSc, Founding Partner and Principal Collaborator, Scott Griffith Collaborative Solutions, LLC

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Single GME sessionACGME Walk-In Technical Support Session on the Accreditation Data System (ADS)

(Featuring ACGME Leadership and Staff)

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9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Facilitating Case-Based Interprofessional Education

  • Victoria Kaprielian, MD, Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Medical Education, CUSOM
  • Brian A. Kessler, DO, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, CUSOM

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Osteopathic Medical Education: The Student Perspective

  • Danielle Maholtz, Osteopathic Medical Student IV, National Medical Education Representative, COSGP, PCOM
  • Carisa Champion-Lippmann, Osteopathic Medical Student V, 3L, MPH Candidate, National Chair, COSGP, NSU-COM

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Brief Sessions:

Dismantling OSCEs – The Process Demystified

  • Margaret H. Lechner, MS, RN, Director of Assessment, CCOM/MWU

Using Standardized Patients to Do Mock Residency Interviews

  • Margaret H. Lechner, MS, RN, Director of Assessment, CCOM/MWU

A Curriculum for Emotional Intelligence for Medical Students

  • Dyanne P. Westerberg, DO, Chair Department of Family and Community Medicine, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

AACOM Advocacy and Legislative Update

  • Pamela Murphy, MSW, Vice President of Government Relations, AACOM

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Integration of Collaborative "Just Culture" in Osteopathic Medical Education

  • K. Scott Griffith, MSc, Founding Partner and Principal Collaborator, Scott Griffith Collaborative Solutions, LLC

9:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Assessment and Academic Toolkit for Interprofessional Geriatric Education Program

  • Sheree Aston, OD, PHD, MA, Vice Provost, Western U/COMP
  • John H. Tegzes, MA, VMD, Director, IPE Program, Western U/COMP
  • David N. Dickter, PhD, Director of IPE Research, Western U/COMP
  • Susan Mackintosh, DO, MPH, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Western U/COMP

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Council on Graduate Medical Education (COGME) Update and Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report

  • Barbara Ross-Lee, DO, Vice President for Health Sciences and Medical Affairs, NYIT-COM

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Dual Sessions:

Faculty Advisor’s SOAP Note

  • John W. Graneto, DO, MEd, Professor and Chair, Department of Clinical Integration, CCOM/MWU
  • Glenn Nordehn, DO, Associate Dean, CCOM/MWU

Residency Application Submitted! Now What?: Complete Guide to Application and Implementation

  • Jessica H. Chavez, MiM, OPTI Administrator, UNTHSC/TCOM
  • Lee Ann Cunningham, Academic Program Coordinator, UNTHSC/TCOM
  • Kimberly L. Warfield, Residency Coordinator, UNTHSC/TCOM

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Dual Sessions:

The Design and Delivery of GME at a Distance Using Video Teleconferencing

  • Christine Morgan, EdD, Residency Development Manager, ATSU-SOMA
  • Lawrence LeBeau, DO, Residency Program Director, ATSU-SOMA
  • Lisa Watts, DO, Director of Medical Education, ATSU-SOMA

Evidence-Based Medicine: Using Mobile and Web-Based Resources for Clinical Practice

  • Jill D. Cochran, PhD, APRN, Assistant Professor Clinical Science, WVSOM
  • Kristie G. Bridges, PhD, Associate Professor Basic Science, WVSOM
  • Mary Essig, MLS, Library Director, WVSOM

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Dual Sessions:

Incremental Validity of Clinical Decision-Making Questions for a Licensing Examination

  • Hao Song, PhD, Senior Director of Psychometrics and Research, NBOME
  • Bruce P. Bates, DO, Senior Vice President for Cognitive Testing, NBOME
  • Mary F. Browne, MA, Director for Test Development, NBOME

Objective Observations: Creating Rubrics for Performance Assessment

  • Laurie Gallagher, DO, Chief Physician Trainer, NBOME
  • Jeanne M. Sandella, DO, Vice President Clinical Skills Testing, NBOME

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Evidence-Based Admission Decisions: Predicting Student Achievement in Medical School

  • Jennifer L. Williams, PhD, Executive Director of Planning and Assessment, RVUCOM
  • Julie K. Rosenthal, MS, Executive Director of Admissions and Marketing, RVUCOM
  • Camille Z. Bentley, DO, MPH, Chair, Department of Global Medicine, RVUCOM

12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners (NBOME) Update and Luncheon

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Dual Sessions:

Career Counseling in Osteopathic Medical Schools: Who and How

  • Melva M. Landrum, BS, Career Development Coordinator, UNTHSC/TCOM
  • Brenda M. Wilson, BS, Educational Program Manager, UNTHSC/TCOM

Congratulations, You are on Academic Notice

  • Donald J.  Sefcik, DO, MBA, Senior Associate Dean, MSUCOM
  • William M. Falls, PhD, Associate Dean for Student Services, MSUCOM
  • Robin C. Hastings, Registrar, MSUCOM
  • Kim Peck, Director of Academic and Career Guidance, MSUCOM
  • Gillian Bice, PhD, MA, Director of Master of Arts in Health Professions Education, MSUCOM
  • Holly Bielawski, MA, Academic and Career Guidance Advisor, MSUCOM

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Brief Sessions:

#Be_Aware, Be Very Aware About Social Media

  • Jessica H. Chavez, MiM, OPTI Administrator, UNTHSC/TCOM
  • Sterling Hunter, Administrative Coordinator, UNTHSC/TCOM

Interprofessional Student Attitudes Toward eProfessionalism

  • John W. Graneto, DO, MEd, Professor and Chair of Clinical Integration, CCOM/MWU

Ebola: What this Means for Our Ongoing Education of Students

  • Leonard A. Levy, DPM, MPH, Associate Dean for Education, Planning and Research, NSU- COM
  • Cecilia Rokusek, EdD, MSc, RD, Assistant Dean of Education, Planning and Research, NSU- COM

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Single GME sessionCharleston Area Medical Center's Experience with the ACGME's CLER Accreditation Process

  • Arthur Rubin, DO, FACOP, Director of Osteopathic Medical Education, Assistant Dean, WVSOM
  • Elise Drake, PhD, Senior Educator, Charleston Area Medical Center Health Education & Research Institute

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Dual Sessions:

Students and Faculty Can Learn through Osmosis!

  • Evonne Richards, MEd, National Boards and Exam Center, WVSOM
  • Elaine K. Soper, PhD, Director of Faculty Development, WVSOM

Diabetes Foot Education: An Evidence-Based Approach in Long-Term Care Settings

  • Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD, Professor and Chair for Division of Geriatrics, NSU- COM
  • Sweta Tewary, PhD, MSW, Project Manager, NSU- COM

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Faculty-Created OMT Videos: Impact on Student Learning

  • Sharon Gustowski, DO, MPH, Chair and Associate Professor, Osteopathic Principles, Practices & Integration, UIW-COM
  • Ryan A. Seals, DO, Assistant Professor, UNTHSC/TCOM

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Sample Curriculum for Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

  • Kendi Hensel, DO, PhD, Associate Professor, UNTHSC/TCOM

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Dual Sessions:

Factors Affecting Rural Student Applications and Admissions to Medical School

  • Ana Chiapa-Scifres, MS, MPH, Research Assistant Director, UNTHSC/TCOM
  • John R. Bowling, DO, Assistant Dean of Rural Medical Education, UNTHSC/TCOM

Pre-Admission Predictors of Academic Success and Placement within a Medical Specialty

  • William R. Blazey, DO, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, NYIT-COM
  • John Kappenberg, EdD, Chair, Department of Medical Education, NYIT-COM
  • Lois Small, MS, PD, Project Manager, Educational Grants, NYIT-COM

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Dual Sessions:

Student-Run Activities Decreasing Stigma of Mental Illness Among Medical Students

  • Victoria L. Lawn, BS, MPH, Osteopathic Medical Student, PCOM
  • Sarah S. Blondeaux, Osteopathic Medical Student, PCOM
  • Zachary Herrmann, Osteopathic Medical Student, PCOM
  • Denah Appelt, PhD, Director of Clinical and Basic Neuroscience, PCOM

Assessment of Medical Student Wellness in the State of Florida

  • Lisa J. Merlo, PhD, MPE, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Florida College of Medicine
  • John S. Curran, MD, Senior Executive Associate Dean, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
  • Berkay Otkur, BS, Osteopathic Medical Student, University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Penny Ziegler, MD, Medical Director, Professionals Resource Network, Inc.

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) Research Design Workshop

  • Joy H. Lewis, DO, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Public Health, ATSU-SOMA
  • Lisa Watts, DO, Director of Medical Education, Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education National Residency Consortium, ATSU-SOMA

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

AACOM Awards Banquet

2015 Joint AACOM & AODME Annual Conference

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