Program Director Bulletin for COVID-19 Response (May 27th, 2020)
May 28, 2020
Program Director Bulletin for COVID 19
May 27, 2020
This PD Guide will be published every one to two weeks on gme.wustl.edu. The current week’s edition will be under Announcements and prior editions will be posted under Program Leadership.
Weekly Zoom PD Q&A session on Thursday nights at 6pm-7:30pm
May 28, 2020 The Virtual OnBoarding Process for AY2020-2021
Thomas Ciesielski, MD/Emily Fondahn, MD
Please send any specific questions to email@example.com before 3p Thursday
GMEC May 29, 2020:
Virtual Interviewing/Second Looks- what do you need to make it happen? A discussion of how to
position our programs for a successful, virtual interview season
Now recruiting for 1 resident to become GMEC representative for AY2020-2021 and ideally one
or more years beyond. Residents must be PEER selected and attendance time for GMEC
meetings protected to allow AT LEAST 75% attendance. Please submit names to
firstname.lastname@example.org by June 1, 2020.
ACGME e communication
NEW! Webinars for Program Directors and Coordinators on ADS Changes
Update: Changes to the Accreditation Data System (ADS) and COVID-19 Pandemic Questions
The ACGME will conduct educational webinars to provide an overview of ADS changes and newly added questions to assess the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on programs.
- Program Coordinators: Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Central – Register here
- Program Directors: Thursday, June 4, 2020, 12:00-1:00 p.m. Central – Register here
Academy of Educators
Title: Tech-Enhanced Learning Workshop
Date: Tue June 9, 3:00-4:30, on Zoom
During this 90 minute workshop, members of the Academy of Educators will address learning theories for knowledge and skills that can be utilized before, during, and after in-person traditional settings. Presenters will do a hands-on demonstration of resources such as PollEverywhere, Microsoft Teams, and Aquifer, and discuss how these are being used currently. Demonstration of the capabilities of Washington University’s Instructional Design Studio for high quality video and audio platforms will be shown. Additionally, more advanced Zoom meetings will be demonstrated, including ways to creatively use polls, annotations, whiteboards, breakout rooms, and even the virtual background as opportunities for learning during this time of social distancing.
Learning objectives– At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:
- Describe ways technology can be used to enhance learning before in-person sessions
- Describe ways technology can be used to enhance learning during in-person sessions
- Describe ways technology can be used to enhance learning after in-person sessions
- Describe ways technology can be used to teach skills remotely
Link to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0E4FAAA92EA0FF2-techenhanced