Healthcare Principles in Practice
This faculty & resident development series is hosted by the Dean's Office at the UTCOM.
Overview: Sessions focus on topics related to the following General Competency areas: practice-based learning and improvement; interpersonal and communication skills; professionalism; and systems-based practice. Specific topics include medical ethics, clinical quality improvement, end-of-life care, malpractice, impaired physicians, organized medicine, sleep and fatigue education, patient interviewing skills, and teaching skills. For more information contact Robert Fore, EdD, Associate Dean for CME: Robert.Fore@erlanger.org or call (423) 778-6884.
All 1st, 2nd, and 3rd year residents & fellows are required to attend, and faculty members & medical students are encouraged to attend.
All sessions take place from 12:00-1:00pm on the second Tuesday of every month in the Probasco auditorium at the Erlanger Baroness Campus, except where noted otherwise.
AMA Credit: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Accreditation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Recent HPP Sessions:
Alper Humanitarian Award Ceremony & Lecture: "Palliative Care is Whole-Person Care"
Friday, April 12, 2013 • 8:00-9:30am • Speaker: Porter Storey, MD
Note: This session is not on the usual HPP date and time.
"Handling Medical Education Debt"
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 • Speaker: Janice Maddox, MBA
Ethics Quarterly: Meaningful Use
March 2, 2013 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Cathy Payne, MD
SAFER Update: Sleep and Fatigue Education in Residency
February 12, 2013 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Gabriel Tallent, MD
DVD: "Remaking American Medicine"
January 8, 2013 • 12:00-1:00pm
Teaching Physician Guidelines
December 11, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Christine Santiago, CPC, CPC-H
Speaker provided by the American Medical Association
Faculty Development Retreat: Team-Based Learning
November 9, 2012 • 12:00-5:00pm • Chattanooga Room, UTC University Center
Presentation given by Andrea Franks, PharmD and Michelle Farland, PharmD
Physcician Assessment of Domestic Violence
October 9, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Charlotte Boatwright, PhD
Annual Resident Malpractice Seminar
September 11, 2012 • 10:30 am-12:30pm and 1:00-3:00pm • Speaker: Walter Fitzgerald Jr, JD
Medical Legal Curriculum: Informed Consent and Minors
August 14, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Carol Schwab, JD
Tennessee Licensing Board Procedure and Policies
July 10, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Mitch Mutter, MD
Domestic Violence: Intimate Partner Violence Education for Professionals
June 12, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Charlotte Boatwright, PhD
Medical Marriages are Unique
May 8, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: William Hillner, PhD
Physician Leadership and Professionalism: Medical Staff Responsibilities
April 10, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Cyrus Huffman, MD
Ethical Considerations During Medical Shortages
March 13, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Dustin Smith, PharmD
Tort Reform in Tennessee
February 14, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Carol Schwab, JD
Sleep Fatigue Education in Residency
January 10, 2012 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Gabriel Tallent, MD
December 13, 2011 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Carol Schwab, JD
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Medical Staff Membership: What are your responsibilities?
November 8, 2011 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Cyrus Huffman, MD
Special Session - Annual Resident Malpractice SVMIC
Co-Sponsored by State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company
Focus – Professionalism
October 11, 2011 • 10:30am-12:30pm and 1:00-3:00pm • Speaker: Roland Gray, MD
Ethics Quarterly - The Therapeutic Relationship and the Physician Obligation
September 13, 2011 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Richard R. Pesce, MD
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Teamwork, Conflict Resolution and the Art of Negotiation
August 9, 2011 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Dale Hetzler, JD
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July 12, 2011 • 12:00-1:00pm • Speaker: Carol Schwab, JD
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