Clinician Educator Study Group

Session Type: ACR Study Groups
Tuesday, November 8, 2011: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
W475a (McCormick Place West)

Session Overview:
The purpose of this study group is to develop a forum for clinical educators to share ideas for innovations in teaching rheumatology skills.

Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • discover differing techniques to teach the clinical skills of the rheumatologist, from “hands on” to “virtual”
  • survey appropriate methods to teach rheumatologic clinical skills at different level of training
  • examine opportunities to incorporate rheumatology education into medical curricula

1:00 PM
Efficacy of Arthrocentesis Teaching Tools Including Cadavers and Synthetic Joint Models
Jessica Berman, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
1:15 PM
Musculoskeletal Procedure Training with Internal Medicine Residents
James M. Ross, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA
1:30 PM
From the Practical to Virtual: Rheumatology Education at the University of South Florida
Joanne Valeriano-Marcet, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
1:45 PM
Open Forum for Discussion
Ashley G. Sterrett, JAHVA, Tampa, FL, Helen E. Bateman, James A Haley VA Hospital USF, Tampa, FL and Joanne Valeriano-Marcet, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
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