2016 Annual Conference Information

2016 New Directions in Health Professions Education

Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9, 2016
Griffin Gate Marriott Resort and Spa
1811 Newton Pike, Lexington, KY 40511
A collaboration among: Kentucky Oral Health Research Network (KOHRN), Kentucky Rural Health Association, UK AHEC Community 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, April 8, 2016 

11:00 am                                              Registration opens 

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm                         Welcome & Key Note – Understanding the Value of Multi-Sector Health Improvement Strategies - Speaker: Glen P Mays, MPH, PhD

 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm                           Break

 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm                           Concurrent Interactive Sessions I (see below)

 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm                           Break

 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm                           Concurrent Interactive Sessions II (see below)

 3:45 pm – 4:00 pm                           Break

 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm                           Concurrent Interactive Sessions III (see below)

 5:30 pm                                                Reception and entertainment


  List of Concurrent Sessions I:

  1. Dental Information Support for Kentucky Oral Health NETWORK (KOHN)
  2. Value Based Payment: Understanding Changes Ahead for the Business of Medicine

 List of Concurrent Sessions II:

  1. Dental Information Support for Kentucky Oral Health NETWORK (KOHN)
  2. Community Based Teaching: Pearls from the Field

List of Concurrent Sessions III:

  1. Dental Information Support for Kentucky Oral Health NETWORK (KOHN)
  2. Update on the Western Kentucky Initiative
  3. Update on the Rural Physician Leadership Program


Saturday, April 9, 2016 

7:00 am – 8:15 am                            Registration and Breakfast

7:30 am – 8:15 am                            Health College Specific Sessions

8:30 am – 9:20 am                            Plenary Session: Project ACHIEVE: Transitioning to Better Care for Patients and their Caregivers - Speaker: Mark V Williams, MD

9:30 am – 10:20 am                          Concurrent Interactive Sessions (see below)

10:30 am – 12:15 pm                       Plenary Session: Evaluation Workshop

List of Health College Specific Sessions:

1.  Medicine

2.  Pharmacy

3.  Dentistry

4.  Nursing

5.  Physical Therapy

List of Concurrent Sessions:

1.  UK Center for Interprofessional Health Education: Update

2.  Clinical Problem Solving