19th Annual MHPE Summer Conference
July 26-27, 2018

Framing the Learning Environment in Health Professions Education

Greetings from the Conference Chair

Janet Riddle, MD
MHPE Conference Chair 2018

The theme for this year’s conference is “Framing the Learning Environment in Health Professions Education”.

Our keynote speakers are Dorene Balmer, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP, Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Chicago.

About the Annual MHPE Summer Conference

The purpose of this activity is to provide a venue for Master of Health Professions Education students and alumni to showcase their work, network with peers and faculty, and lay the groundwork for future collaborations. This two-day conference follows the residency for students completing core course work in the MHPE Online program and is also a part of welcoming the new incoming MHPE students.

This conference is for MHPE students, alumni, faculty, and staff.  For more information about the MHPE Summer Conference please email Laura Schaaf at [email protected]

Thursday, July 26

8:00 – 8:30     Registration & Coffee

8:30 – 8:50      Welcomes

8:50 – 9:55      Keynote Address – Vineet Arora

10:15 – 11:10      Paper Session 1: Assessment for Learning – Amanda Emke & Sherryn Rambihar

11:10 – 12:10      Panel: MHPE Thesis Experience – Success Factors and Challenges – Robert Casanova, Daniel Golden, and Sherryn Rambihar

12:10 – 1:30      Lunch and Navigation Teams

1:30 -3:30      Concurrent Breakout Sessions – Lily Pien, Cheryl Holmes, Holly Caretta-Weyer, Edmund Lee, Robert Casanova, and Rebecca Evangelista

3:50 – 5:05      Paper Session 2: Curriculum Design Processes – Edmund Lee, Brett Mador, and Daniel Golden

5:15 – 7:15      MHPE Graduate Recognition and Reception

Friday, July 27

8:00-8:30        Registration & Coffee

8:30 – 9:35      Keynote Address – Dorene Balmer

9:35 – 10:30      Paper Session 3: Coping and Resilience – Brittany Hasty and Cheryl Holmes

10:50 – 11:45      Paper Session 4: Simulation and Mastery Learning – Brittany Hasty and Beverley Robin

11:45 – 12:20      Celebrating MHPE Student and Alumni Scholarship; Closing Remarks and Best Conference Paper Award

1:00-4:00      MHPE Thesis Mentoring Workshop (optional)

Conference Locations

UIC College of Medicine (West)

1853 West Polk (entrance)
Chicago, Illinois

The conference will be held in the UIC College of Medicine West on the 2nd and 3rd floors in the Learning Center. The plenary session will be in the Auditorium – Room 227.