Surgeons Teaching Surgeons Workshop

June 9, 2017

This workshop will enhance the quality and efficiency of surgical teaching, which will ultimately lead to improved surgical outcomes for patients of both the surgical educators and future patients of surgical learners.

Learning Objectives

Understand current pressures on surgical teaching including reduction in resident work hours, increased emphasis on quality, increased time pressures for attending surgeons, and ethical considerations in surgical learning.

Describe approaches for teaching inexperienced surgeons including surgical “boot camp”, breaking down complex procedures into simple steps, addressing sub-standard skills.

Utilize various surgical teaching techniques including the tiered approach, surgical videos for both preparation and feedback, and surgical simulation models.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.50 Attendance
  • 2.50 JA Credit
Registration Opens: 
06/09/2017
Registration Expires: 
10/08/2017
Activity Starts: 
06/09/2017 - 3:00pm
Activity Ends: 
06/09/2017 - 5:45pm
Cost:
$0.00
Duke University Health System
Durham, NC
United States

Available Credit

  • 2.50 Attendance
  • 2.50 JA Credit

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
06/09/2017
Registration Expires: 
10/08/2017

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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