2014 Faculty Development Colloquium

Sponsored by: The Office for Faculty Development, the Center for Experiential Learning, and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute

The 2014 Health Professions' Faculty Development Colloquium was held on
Wednesday, June 11 from 7:30 am - 4:00 pm at the
University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry.


Keynote Speakers:

David Levin, MD

Richard I. Levin, MD, FACP, FACC, FAHA

The Biology of Humanism: Tension Between
Technology and Touch in the 21st Century

President and CEO, The Arnold P. Gold Foundation
Professor Emeritus of Medicine in the
Division of Cardiology at McGill University
Professor Emeritus of Medicine in the Leon H. Charney
Division of Cardiology at New York University


David Hirsh, MD David Hirsh, MD

System Transformation through Educational Transformation

Director and co-founder of the Harvard Medical School
Cambridge Integrated Clerkship
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School


The annual Colloquium brings together faculty, educators, and healthcare professionals to share best practices. Thought-provoking plenary sessions, workshops, and short communications covering a variety of topics will help renew and support Colloquium participants in their professional roles. Poster presentations will foster networking and the interchange of ideas.

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the link between the health marketplace and medical education.
  • Consider and appreciate the "case for change" driving medical education reform.
  • Describe educational innovations currently occurring across the continuum of medical education and strategies to implement such innovations.
  • Collaborate, network, and develop professional relationships.

Faculty, Students, Residents, Fellows, and Staff are welcome!


The colloquium will take place in the Flaum Atrium and Class of '62 Auditorium at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY.

Fee Structure

There is no charge for University of Rochester faculty, residents and students.
Individual Non-UR faculty: $150
Non-UR Student/Resident: $25
Registration fees include colloquium materials, breakfast, lunch and break beverages.

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For additional information, please contact the Office for Faculty Development at (585) 276-3782 or via email at faculty_development@urmc.rochester.edu

To see full program information, please click here.

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