Office of Continuing Professional Development
- Articulate the size and scope of the 'clinical care gap' that faces the nation and local health systems
- Define the nature and scope of 'quality improvement' related to the gap
- Apply the principles of effective educational programs aimed at improving health care, based on AAMC's experience with its Educating for Quality programs and national initiatives
The Jefferson Office of Faculty Affairs and SKMC Office of CME
are pleased to present
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Faculty Development Grand Rounds
David Davis, MD, Senior Director
Not Your Grandma's CME:
This presentation is open to all interested Jefferson faculty and staff and will include timely information important across the whole continuum of medical education and the academic medical center. Issues facing national and local health systems, the nature and scope of quality improvement efforts that are needed, and how to apply new approaches to continuing education in keeping with AAMC's experience with its Education for Quality initiatives will be discussed. A question and answer period will follow.
Dr. Davis is family physician with long involvement in the worlds of continuing medical education, continuing professional development, faculty development and the evaluation of related activities. In addition, he is recognized as a seminal author in the field. In his current role at AAMC, he is focused on the academic medical center and creating new models for effective, performance-based continuing education.
For additional background on Dr. Davis, and to read some recent articles related to his visit, see the links on the left side of the page.
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.