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Second International Conference on Medical Education

Evidence-Based Medical Education

November 19–21, 2015
Mövenpick Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon

Program

Highlight!
Hands-on experience through workshops and roundtables

19 CME Credits Offered

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19th, 2015

LOCATION: LAU BYBLOS CAMPUS, CHAGOURY HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER

8:00-9:00 

 REGISTRATION
 & COFFEE BREAK
sponsored by BYBLOS BANK 

9:00-1:00

&

2:00- 5:00

 WORKSHOP 1:
 Essential Skills in Simulation-Based Healthcare
 Education

 Speaker: Ross Scalese, MD

 From 1:00-2:00 PM
 LUNCH BREAK  
sponsored by BANK OF BEIRUT

9:00-12:00

  WORKSHOP 2:
  Creating a Multiple Mini-Interview (MMI) for Admissions
  to Medical Schools

  Speaker: Kevin Eva, PhD
 

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20th, 2015

LOCATION: MÖVENPICK HOTEL- BEIRUT
 

8:00-8:45   REGISTRATION
 & WELCOME COFFEE 
sponsored by BANK OF BEIRUT
8:45-9:00  WELCOME BY DEAN YOUSSEF COMAIR
9:00-10:15

 PANEL DISCUSSION:                                                                            Selection and Admission to Medical School
 Speakers: Representatives from Lebanese medical  schools
 Discussants: Kevin Eva, PhD
                           Ara Tekian, PhD, MHPE

10:15-10:45  PLENARY 1:  
 Diseases of the Curriculum Grand Rounds: Undergraduate  and Postgraduate Cases
 Speaker: Dimitri Azar, MD, MBA
 Moderators:  Ramzi Sabra, MD
                             American University of  Beirut
                             & Elie Gharios, MD
                            Mount Lebanon Hospital   
10:45-11:00  COFFEE BREAK sponsored by SERVIER
11:00-12:00  OPENING CEREMONY
 & RECEPTION
sponsored by ITG
12:00-12:30  PLENARY 2:  
 Evidence-Based Medical Education: Is There Such a Thing
 As Best Practice and What Counts As Evidence?

 Speaker: Kevin Eva, PhD
 Moderator:  Elie Nemr, MD, St. Joseph University
12:30-1:00  PLENARY 3:
 Why Do We Need Research in Medical Education?

 Speaker: Charlotte Ringsted, MD, MHPE
 Moderator: Hala Ahmadieh, MD, Beirut Arab University 
1:00-1:30  PLENARY 4:
 Toward Competency-Based Medical Education:  Implications for Curriculum and Assessment

 Speaker:  Ara Tekian, PhD, MHPE
 Moderator: Joudy Bahous, MD, University of Balamand 
1:30-2:30  LUNCH BREAK sponsored by DROGUERIE DE L’ UNION
 2:30-4:00  CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS: (registration required)

 WORKSHOP 1:
 Role of the College of Medicine Leadership in Insuring  Delivery of Quality Education in Undergraduate Medical  Education  
 
Speaker: Dimitri Azar, MD, MBA

 WORKSHOP 2:
 Simulation-Based Medical Education: Importance of  Outcomes Alignment and Curriculum Integration

 Speaker: Ross Scalese, MD

 WORKSHOP 3: 
 Leadership Towards Best Practices in Medical Education
 Speakers: Janet Grant, PhD

 WORKSHOP 4:
 How to Convert Your Day-to-Day Education Problems
 into Research 

 Speaker: Charlotte Ringsted, MD, MHPE
 
 WORKSHOP 5:
 Workplace-Based Assessment
 
Speaker: John Norcini, PhD

 WORKSHOP 6:
 Team Based Learning  as a Model of Flipped-Classroom
 Speakers: Ramzi Sabra, MD, MHPE
                       American University of Beirut
4:00-4:30  COFFEE BREAK sponsored by SERVIER
4:30- 5:30  TRAINEES MEET THE EXPERTS
4:30-5:30  SHORT ORAL COMMUNICATIONS

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21st, 2015

LOCATION: MÖVENPICK HOTEL- BEIRUT

8:00-9:00  REGISTRATION
 & WELCOME COFFEE
sponsored by BLOM BANK
9:00-9:30  PLENARY 5:  
 Learning Theories in Medical Education. Is there  Evidence?
 Speaker: Janet Grant, PhD
 Moderator: Zaki Ghorayeb, MD
                         Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
9:30-10:00

 PLENARY 6:  
 Workplace-Based Assessment in the Setting of  Postgraduate Training
 Speaker: John Norcini, PhD
 Moderator: Rola Hammoud, MD
                          Clemenceau Medical Center 

10:00-10:30  PLENARY 7:  
 Simulation-Based Medical Education: Moving Beyond  Uncovering Evidence to Understanding Its Complexity
 Speaker: Ross Scalese, MD
 Moderator: Nadine Yared, MD, Lebanese University
10:30-11:00  COFFEE BREAK sponsored by STERIMED
11:00-12:30

 CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS: (registration required)
 
 WORKSHOP
 7:
 Designing Your Research for Publication in Education  Journals
 Speaker: Kevin Eva, PhD


 WORKSHOP 8:
 Professionalism: How to Develop Surveys for Peers and  Patients 
 Speakers: John Norcini, PhD

 
WORKSHOP 9:
 
Translational Research in Medical Education
 
Speaker: Charlotte Ringsted, MD, MHPE

 
WORKSHOP 10:
 
Integrating Patient Safety into the Curriculum
 
Speaker: Ara Tekian, PhD, MHPE

 WORKSHOP 11:
 Writing Effective Educational Research Questions to  Guide Collection of Evidence 
 
Speaker: Janet Grant, PhD 

 WORKSHOP 12:
 How to Introduce Research at the Medical School?  
 Speakers: Bilal Azakir, PhD & Mohamad Houri, MD,PhD
                       Beirut Arab University

12:30  CLOSING REMARKS


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21st, 2015

LOCATION: PHOENICIA HOTEL- BEIRUT

8:30 PM   GALA DINNER 
 
 
For reservations, please contact:
  
lama.naim@lau.edu.lb
  or 01 200 800 ext. 5830
 
Deadline: November 10th, 2015

 


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