2018 Annual Conference Information

2018 New Directions in Health Professions Education

Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24, 2018
Kroger Field, Lexington, KY
A collaboration between the UK AHEC Voluntary Faculty Program & UK Center for Interprofessional Health Education

This annual conference is offered free of charge to honor and support health professionals who provide clinical education and/or participate in community/campus collaborative research with the University, Medical Center administration, faculty and professional staff and regional Area Health Education Center (AHEC) colleagues and partners.

Agenda At-A-Glance 

Friday, March 23, 2018 

11:00 am                                 Registration opens

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm               Welcome & Key Note

                                                 Improv(ing) Teaching and Learning in Medicine: What the Principles of Improvisation Can Teach Us About Distance Education

                                                Speaker: Krista Hoffmann-Longtin, PhD

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm                Break

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm                Providing Meaningful Feedback

                                                 Speaker: John Ragsdale, MD; Lynn English, DPT; Sharon Lock, PhD, APRN, FNAP, FAANP

                                                Student Panel

                                                College/Department specific session, open to all attendees:                                    

  1. Medicine
  2. Pharmacy
  3. Dentistry
  4. Nursing
  5. Physical Therapy

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm                (closed meeting) College of Medicine Regional Campus Expansion 

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm                Break

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm                Dental Oral Health Network (KOHN) - Silver Diamine Fluoride: the Old and the New

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm                Football Training Facility Tour

5:30 pm                                  Reception and entertainment

Saturday, March 24, 2018 

7:00 am – 8:00 am                Registration and Breakfast

8:00 am – 9:30 am                Generations

                                                 Speaker: Marietta Watts

9:30 am – 9:40 am                Break

9:40 am – 11:10 am              Understanding Unconscious Bias

                                                 Speaker: Marietta Watts

11:15 am – 12:15 pm            Health Literacy in Kentucky - It Affects All of Us

                                                 Speaker: Mark Williams, MD

12:20 pm – 1:00 pm              Kroger Field Tour

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