AMA-SPS Meetings & Events
Saturday, Nov. 14
Marriott Marquis Hotel, Atlanta
Room: Marquis Ballroom D
11:30 am – 12:30 pm – Assembly Business. Open invitation to all 65 years of age and older to attend. The Senior Physicians Section (SPS) will discuss AMA House of Delegates’ business items and future AMA-SPS activities. At 12:15 pm, Richard E. Hawkins, MD, Vice President, Medical Education Outcomes, will provide an update on the task force for senior physician competency guidelines from CME Report 5-A-15. A light lunch will be offered at 11:30 a.m. – first-come, first-served.
12:30 – 1:30 pm –
Keynote speaker: Daniel P. Hunt, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Division of Hospital Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Hunt’s presentation will be entitled, “Teaching, Mentoring, and Coaching ‘Wired’ Learners in Medicine.”
Attendees will learn how to employ three simple techniques to substantially improve clinical teaching. Dr. Hunt will also identify and address the needs of student, resident, early career physicians and peer mentees who seek mentor relationships.
We hope you can join us and enjoy the fellowship of your senior physician colleagues.