Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 8:00am
Event Location Notes: 

"Recruitment, Retention, and Promotion of Diverse Surgical Trainees"

Moderator
Dr. Valentine Nfonsam
Program Director, General Surgery Residency
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Chair, APDS Diversity & Inclusion Committee (2017 - 2020)

Panelists
Tania Arora, MD

General Surgery Residency Associate Program Director
Augusta University at the Medical College of Georgia
Vice Chair, APDS Diversity and Inclusion Committee (2020-2022)

Minerva Romero Arenas, MD, MPH
Surgery Clerkship Director, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine
Co-Founder, Latino Surgical Society

Lilah Morris-Wiseman, MD
General Surgery Residency Associate Program Director 
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Project Lead, APDS Diversity and Inclusion Toolkit

Jad Abdelsattar, MD
General Surgery Resident
West Virginia University

Charles Friel, MD
General Surgery Residency Program Director
University of Virginia

Outcome/Objectives: Become informed and have awareness and updated information presented and/or discussed at the conference; be made aware of any study activities presented and/or discussed; be able to utilize the information presented towards your daily patient care and/or practice activities.

Accreditation Statement: The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement: All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

Event Coordinator: 
Jolene Snover
Event Contact Department: 
Department of Surgery