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Updates in Medicine - Call for Papers

The Office of Graduate Medical Education, in conjunction with the Consortium for Excellence in Medical
Education (CEME-OPTI), is pleased to invite all KPCOM and CEME-affiliated faculty to submit a paper for
presentation at the Nova Southeastern University Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine’s
“Updates in Medicine” event held at the Wyndham Clearwater Beach Resort, Clearwater Beach, FL, on
May 31-June 2, 2019.

Topics of interest include:

  • Transitioning to the Single Accreditation System
  • ACGME Osteopathic Recognition
  • GME involvement in Hospital Quality Improvement
  • GME Faculty Development
  • Wellness and Fatigue Mitigation
  • Assessing Milestones
  • Other issues in GME

Updates in medical areas of interest to a broad spectrum of faculty clinicians – topics could include:

  • Aging
  • Substance Use Disorders (SUD)
  • Diabetes Management
  • HIV/STD/TB
  • OMT
  • Concussion
  • Low Back Pain
  • Cardiology Topics
  • Pulmonary Topics
  • Women's Health

Guide for Authors and Important Dates:

  • Deadline for submission – March 22, 2019
  • Fill out the Application
  • Authors are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 250 words.
  • Members of the CEME-OPTI Executive Committee and Strategic Planning Committee with review all submissions and make the selections.
  • Notification of acceptance – April 5, 2019

Papers can be presented as either a 15-Minute Podium Presentation and/or a Poster Presentation. Please mark the appropriate box in the on-line application form for the format for which you would like to be considered.

If you have any questions, please contact Cassandre Jones.

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