Thursday

Friday

Annual Meeting 2022 
February 24-25, 2022

11:00 am ET

11:10 am ET

Welcome and Introductions

Lynne Opperman / Raj Ettarh

11:10 am ET

12:00 pm ET

Plenary 1 – Mental Health Research in the Age of COVID 

Joshua A Gordon, MD, PhD, Director - National Institute of Mental Health 

12:00 pm ET

1:00 pm ET

Panel 1 – Take Aways from the Gordon Plenary 

Panelists

Sally A. Moody, PhD, Professor & Chair, Anatomy and Cell Biology,

George Washington University

Gwen V. Childs, PhD, Distinguished Professor & Chair, Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences,

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

1:00 pm ET

1:10 pm ET

Break 

 

1:10 pm ET

2:00 pm ET

Plenary 2 – Empowering Community Resilience through Ally Skills 

Sunny Nakae, MSW, PhD, Associate Professor, Medical Education

Senior Associate Dean-Equity, Inclusion, Diversity and Community Partnerships

California University of Science and Medicine 

2:00 pm ET

3:00 pm ET

Panel 2 – Moderated Q&A with Take Aways from the Nakae Plenary 

Panelists

Sunny Nakae, MSW, PhD, Associate Professor, Medical Education

California University of Science and Medicine

Craig M. Powell, MD, PhD, Professor & Chair, Neurobiology,

Heersink School of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Douglas J. Gould, PhD, Professor & Chair, Foundational Medical Studies

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

3:00 pm ET

3:10 pm ET

New Chair Introductions

 

3:10 pm ET

4:00 pm ET

Breakout Rooms 

Room 1: Best Practices for Successful Tenure -- Mental Health and Future-Proofed Tenured Faculty

Continued discussion on topics from the Gordon Plenary

Session Chair

Sylvia B. Smith, PhD, Regents' Professor & Chair, Cellular Biology and Anatomy

Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

 

Room 2: Accepting the Present and Planning for the Future in Medical Education

Session Chair

Jennifer Brueckner-Collins, PhD, Professor & Vice Chair for Educational Programs

Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology, University of Louisville School of Medicine

Speakers

Joseph Wu, M3 Student

Brown University, Author, "The Self Directed Medical Student Curriculum"

Bruce Wainman, PhD, Director, Education Program in Anatomy and Surgical Skills Laboratory

Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University

4:00 pm ET

Closing Remarks / Discussion

Issues, Hot Topics and General Discussion

Virtual Happy Hour (30 minutes)