KCU-GME Consortium Retreat

Please plan to join us for residency program development sessions, sharing of best practices, and networking. 

The retreat will be held on the KCU campus in Kansas City, Mo. and is open to all Graduate Medical Education professionals.

March 19-20, 2018




March 19, 2018

7:30-8 a.m. Breakfast
8-8:30 a.m. Introductions/Icebreakers: Get to know KCU Staff, Residency Leaders and your DIO
8:30-10 a.m. ACGME Expectations, Institutional Policies & Procedures and Title IX Review
Kerrie Jordan, MS, C-TAGME, Administrative Director and DIO, KCU
10-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15-10:30 a.m. Resident Forum
Dr. Jeff Owen, Vice-Chair, KCU Resident Forum
10:30-11 a.m. Core Curriculum
Amanda Walls, Institutional Coordinator, KCU
11 a.m. - Noon Identifying Resident Learning Issues and Developing Remediation Plans
Kerrie Jordan, MS, C-TAGME, Administrative Director and DIO, KCU
Noon-12:30 p.m. Break/Pickup Lunch
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Learn: How to Have Meaningful Discussions About Learning-Centered Topics
Dr. Janis Coffin, Assistant Dean, KCU-Joplin
1:30-2:30 p.m. How to Create an Effective Learning Environment for Residents
Dr. G Michael Johnston, Campus Dean, KCU-Kansas City
2:30-2:45 p.m. Break
2:45-3:15 p.m. Improving and Formalizing Timely and Effective Feedback
Dr. Nathan Miller, Internal Medicine Core Faculty, Freeman Health System
3:15-4:45 p.m. Resident Resilience
Dr. Nauman Ashraf, Psychiatry ProgramDirector, OzarkCenter and Dr. Dr. Cindy Schmidt, Director of Scholarly Activity and Faculty Development, KCU

March 20, 2018

7:30-8 a.m. Breakfast
8-9 a.m.

Recruitment, Match & Molding Future Faculty
Dr. Larry McIntire, ENT Program Director, Freeman Health System

9-10 a.m. Preparing for the New Academic Year
Courtney Eaken, Emergency Medicine Program Coordinator, Unity Health
10-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. - Noon Competency-Based Goals and Learning Objectives: How to Improve the Curriculum and Tie to Evaluations
Dr. Kadriye Lewis, Director of Evaluation and Program Development, Children's Mercy
Noon-12:30 p.m. Break/Pick up Lunch
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch and Learn: Identifying Scholarly Activity & How to Prepare Residents for Research
Dr. Cindy Schmidt, Director of Scholarly Activity and Faculty Development, Assistant Professor of Behavioral Health, KCU
1:30-2:30 p.m. Clinical Competency Committee (CCC) and Milestone Reporting
Dr. Charles Orth, Orthopedic Surgery Program Director,St. Mary's Medical Center
2:30-2:45 p.m. Break
2:45-3:45 p.m. Preparing for Semi-Annual and Summative Performance Reviews
Katie Dougherty, General Surgery Program Coordinator, St. Anthony Hospital
3:45-4:45 p.m. Program Evaluation Committee (PEC) and Annual Program Improvement
Anita Chancey, Program Coordinator, Ozark Center Psychiatry