THE FOUNDATIONS OF PROFESSIONALISM
Description: This presentation explores the historical and philosophical roots of our notions of professionalism and humanism. The aim is to remind the audience of the larger issues at stake in our professional obligations and reinforce humanistic commitments. It includes reflections from medical students about their experiences. The target audience ranges from undergraduate medical students to residents, fellows and practicing physicians.
Format: This is a 30-40 minute didactic presentation which can be modified as needed for a specific audience.
Contact: Jay Lynch
Professor and Section Chief VAMC
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Description: Learning climate is the tone or atmosphere of the teaching session, and an effective learning climate is necessary for optimal learning to occur. This interactive session reviews characteristics of and approaches to establishing an effective learning climate.
Format: Can be presented in 1 hour or less
Contact: Elisa Zenni, M.D.
Assistant Dean for Educational Affairs, Jacksonville
Professor of Pediatrics