Education Grand Rounds

This series will focus on topics of interest for faculty who teach health professions students, residents, fellows, and faculty throughout Carilion Clinic, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, and Jefferson College of Health Sciences. High-caliber presenters from across the country will share their knowledge and expertise to assist in the continued development of our skills as educators.

Bonus:  These sessions count toward your annual requirement for faculty development related to teaching! For instructions on how to
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Coming Soon!

Teaching Communication Skills in the Clinical Workplace

Marcy Rosenbaum, PhD
Professor of Family Medicine
The University of Iowa College of Medicine


  • Describe the rationale for clinical teaching about clinician-patient communication
  • Recognize teachable moments in a busy clinical environment related to communication
  • Use a variety of evidence-based strategies for teaching about communication (and everything)

Three Opportunities to Attend
March 26 at 12pm to 1pm in the CRMH 6th Floor Auditorium
March 26 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm in Riverside 1, 4th Floor Education Conference Room
March 27 at 7am to 8am in the CRMH 6th Floor Auditorium

Register by Clicking Here!

(a confirmation appointment will be sent to your calendar)

Participants: Intended participants include physicians, Carilion Clinic, VTCSOM, and JCHS health professions educators. 
CME: credit is offered upon completion of a post-session evaluation
Catering: Catering will be available on first come, first served basis
WebEx: Webex instructions will be on the confirmation appointment sent to you after registration

Disclosures:  The speaker:  Marcy Rosenbaum has reported no relevant relationships or affiliations that would be perceived to affect the content of this educational activity.
The planning committee:  Sandra DeHart, Mariah Rudd, BS, and Shari Whicker, EdD, MEd have no relevant conflict of interest.
CME:This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Medical Society of Virginia through the joint providership of Carilion Clinic’s CME Program and the Office of Continuing Professional Development. Carilion Clinic’s CME Program is accredited by The Medical Society of Virginia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Carilion Clinic’s CME Program designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsper session. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Education Grand Rounds
Videos, PowerPoints, and Session Source Materials:

August 2017
New Tools and Paradigms for Assessing and Teaching Professionalism in the Health Sciences by John Mahan, MD

May 2017:
Active Learning in Large Groups:  A Team Sport by Alice Fornari, EdD, RD

February 2017:
Excellent Clinical Teaching in a Busy Practice:  Make the Most of Your Limited Time by Lisa E. Leggio, MD, FAAP

July 2016:
Resident Confessions: The Value of Sharing Vulnerabilities by Jeffrey Berger, MD, MBA

April 2016:
Gallows Humor in Medicine and Medical Education by Katie Watson, JD

January 2016: 
Millennials Rising:  Learner Centeredness Across Generations by Joshua Jauregui, MD