SWAT Educational Symposium Agenda

Registration is now open.

For more information regarding the symposium, please contact Carmen Davis. carmen.davis@utsouthwestern.edu

Thursday, April 7

TimeAgenda ItemLocation
9 – 10:45 a.m.

Faculty Development Plenary Session

This will be an interactive plenary session with a group exercise. A brief Q&A session will follow.

Distilling Your Message
Evonne Kaplan-Liss, M.D.
Medical Program Director for the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science

Excellence in Education Foundation Auditorium (NB2.EEF)
11:30 a.m. –
1 p.m. 

Lunch and poster session 

Posters will be set up on Thursday morning and taken down by the end of the day.

NG3 Commons Area
1:30 – 4 p.m.

Concurrent small group sessions (sessions will be given twice
Session 1: 1–2:15 p.m.
Break: 2:15–2:45 p.m.
Session 2: 2:45–4 p.m.

TBL for preclerkship faculty – what have we learned? – Lindsey Pershern, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

TBL for postgraduate education – Kathlene "Jodie" Trello-Rishel, M.D.

Update on simulation at UTSW (ND11.218)Oren Guttman, M.D.

Lessons from the lab: How great researchers can be great teachers and mentors – Amelia Eisch, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Various locations on North Campus

Friday, April 8

TimeAgenda ItemLocation
8 – 11 a.m.

Concurrent small group sessions 
Session 1: 8–9:15 a.m.
Break: 9:15–9:45 a.m.
Session 2: 9:45–11 a.m.

Quality improvement/Patient safety – opportunities for faculty development (G5.240) – Pat Griffith, Director of Quality Improvement

Alternative uses for the TBL space (TBL Center)Chris Faulkner, Ph.D., Manager in Education Technology

TBL for preclerkship faculty – what have we learned? (D1.100)Lindsey Pershern, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

TBL for postgraduate education (D1.104)Blake Barker, M.D.

Question item writing for course directors (K4.600)Lynne Kirk, M.D., Professor of Internal Medicine and Venetia Orcutt, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies

Various locations on South Campus