February 2020

Flash Talks: Teachable Moments in Educational Implementation

Deadline: February 28, 2020

Help teach the teachers what you know!

We are looking for volunteers to teach best practices and new ideas for integrating sexual and gender minority health (inclusive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA+) identities) across the undergraduate medical school curriculum, including classrooms or clinical settings.... Read more about Flash Talks: Teachable Moments in Educational Implementation

RFI on Inclusion Across the Lifespan Workshop II (NOT-OD-20-044)

Deadline: February 15, 2020

NIH Publishes RFI on Inclusion
Across the Lifespan Workshop II

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently published a request for information (RFI), NOT-OD-20-044, to solicit input concerning a planned follow-up NIH workshop on implementation of the new Inclusion Across the Lifespan policy, which addresses the recruitment and retention of pediatric, geriatric, and other underrepresented participants in clinical studies. NIH welcomes comments from all interested stakeholders, including the scientific community, patients, caregivers, advocacy organizations, and other members of the public. Topics that could be addressed include, but are not limited to, the following:

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AMA 2020 GME Innovations Summit Abstract Submission

Deadline: February 21, 2020

The American Medical Association has opened a “call for submissions” for our first-ever GME Innovations Summit, a national conference bringing together leaders from across the medical education continuum to help create the residency programs of the future.

 A critical extension of the AMA “Accelerating Change in Medical Education” initiative and its “Reimagining Residency” five-year grant program, this summit—through dynamic keynote presentations, an innovation challenge and interactive panel discussions—will focus on challenges facing resident training, spotlight pioneering approaches to transform GME, and share tactics to promote and sustain innovation at your institution.

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