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Annual Health Professions' Faculty Development Colloquium

The Annual Health Professions’ Faculty Development Colloquium and  Call for Proposals

Colloquium  | Wednesday, June 12, 2019 | 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM | Alumni Corridors and Forbes Mezzanine
Call for Proposals | Submission Deadline: May 16, 2019

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

Keynote Speakers
Maxine Papadakis, MDMaxine A. Papadakis, MD
Professionalism Across the Educational Continuum
Professor of Medicine, Emeritus
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco Veterans Administration Medical Center

David Asch, MD, MBADavid Asch, MD, MBA
Moving from Medical Education to Medical Behavior: Insights from Behavioral Economics
Executive Director Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation
John Morgan Professor, Perelman School of Medicine and
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Call for Proposals
Submission Deadline: May 16, 2019
Submissions may cover any topic in healthcare professions education relating to undergraduate, graduate, continuing education and faculty development.

Categories for Submissions:
Faculty Development Workshops - Workshops provide an interactive, active learning small group experience to allow participants to take home specific knowledge and skills. The workshops are 75 minutes in duration. Proposals should include: title of the workshop, presenter(s) names, degrees, and titles, a short description, and learning objectives.
Poster Presentations - Posters are mounted throughout the Conference. Presenters are asked to be present during the mid-morning poster viewing session. Please submit title of the short communication, presenter(s) names, degrees, and titles, names of co-authors, and abstract.

Please submit proposals electronically at

Presenters will be notified by May 20, 2019.
All Faculty, Students, Residents, Fellows, and Staff are invited to attend.

Full program and registration information will be available mid-May. Please contact the Office for Faculty Development at with any questions.