Look What Our Educators are Doing!

  • Dr. Tracy Criss, presents a poster on "Stressors and Coping Mechanisms of Medical Students" on behalf of Tracy Criss, MD, Elizabeth Pline, LMSW, David Musick, PhD, Mariah Rudd, BS, and Aubrey Knight, MD at the April/2017 SGEA Conference.

To read all about the presentations given by our TEACH faculty at the April/2017 SGEA conference hover your mouse over each picture! 

July 2017-October 2017 Academic Scholarly Activities

 State, Regional and National Faculty Presentations:

  • Conklin, C. E., Pearo, L., Johnson, B. E., Johnson, C. A., & Vari, R. C. (2017, October). Reconnecting the Mouth to Medical Education. Oral Presentation presented at the Collaborating Across Borders VI: An American-Canadian Dialogue on Interprofessional Healthcare and Practice, Banff, Alberta, Canada.
  • Parker, S., Musick, D. W., Vari, R. C., & Johnson, C. A. (2017, September). Integrating a longitudinal systems and safety science thread into a four-year medical school curriculum. Oral Presentation presented at the AMA Change MedED, American Medical Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Greenawald, M. H. (2017, July). Depression knowledge self-assessment module group learning session. Oral Presentation presented at the Virginia Academy of Family Physicians Annual Meeting, Leesburg, VA.
  • Hofford, R. A. (2017, July). 2017 Residency Match for Family Medicine in Virgnina. Oral Presentation presented at the Virginia Academy of Family Physicians Board of Directors Meeting, VA Academy of Family Physicians.
  • Musick, D. W. (2017, July). Return on Investment: Connecting Simulation and the Bottom Line. Oral Presentation presented at the Virginia State Simulation Alliance Annual Meeting, VASSA, Inc, Charlottesville, VA.
  • Whiter, K. A., Airey, P. J., Cook, J., Johnson, B. E., & Lane, H. A. (2017). Critical care-based interprofessional simulation: An experience to enable students to experience and understand their professional roles within a healthcare team. Oral Presentation presented at the CAB-VI, Collaborating Across Borders, Banff, Canada.
  • Whiter, K. A., & Allison-Jones, L. (2017). Interprofessionalism as a core college competency: Five year outcomes. Oral Presentation presented at the CAB-VI, Collaborating Across Borders, Banff, Canada.
  • Criss, T. W., Heitz, C. R., Lane, H. A., Musick, D. W., & Vari, R. C. (2017, September). “Longitudinal Teaching and Comprehensive Assessment of Entrustable Professional Activities at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine”. Oral Presentation presented at the American Medical Association Change MedEd, American Medical Association; September, Chicago, IL.
  • Criss, MD, T., Musick, D. W., Heitz, C. R., Lane, H. A., & Vari, R. C. (2017, September). “Longitudinal Teaching and Assessment of Entrustable Professonal Activities at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine”. Oral Presentation presented at the AMA ChangeMedEd Meeting, AMA; September 14, Chicago, IL.

Faculty Publications:

  •  Park, J., Parker, S., & Safford, S. D. (in press). Surgical trainees’ confidence in the OR improves over time with a corresponding increase in responsibility. The American Surgeon.
  • Palamara, K., Aagard, E., & Kroker-Bode, C. A., (2017). Establishing a Mentorship Program for Your Residency. Palamara, K, Aagard, E, Kroker-Bode, C. A., Co-author Book Chapter, Establishing a Mentorship Program for Your Residency, as part of “A Textbook for Internal Medicine Education Program” 12th Edition, Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine 2017, (12th ed.). AAIM.

Faculty Abstracts and Posters:

 Department of Basic Science Education

  • Musick, D. W., Trinkle, D. B., Cusumano, J. A., Porter, A. G., Deluca, S. C., Allison-Jones, L., Vari, R. C., & Vari, P. M. (2017, October). “Developing and Evaluating an Interprofessional Healthcare Ethics Graduate Course: Lessons Learned,” Poster session presented at the Collaborating Across Borders VI: An American-Canadian Dialogue on Interprofessional Healthcare and Practice, Banff, Alberta, Canada.
  • Vari, P. M., Porter, A. G., Brown, S. S., Cusumano, J. A., Kennedy, W. C., Trinkle, D. B., Vari, R. C., & Garber, J. S. (2017, October). “Results from an Ongoing Early Interprofessional Education Course for Health Professions Students,” Poster session presented at the Collaborating Across Borders VI: An American-Canadian Dialogue on Interprofessional Healthcare and Practice, Banff, Alberta, Canada.
  • Carvalho, H., Aranha, R., & Azevedo, R. C. (2017, August). “Dramatization promotes learning in cardiovascular physiology,” Poster session presented at the IUPS 38th World Congress, Brazilian Society of Physiology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Cusumano, J. A., Bixler, B., Butler, B., & Shirk, K. (2017). “Efficacy of a PA student developed behavior change program.,” Poster session presented at the Carilion Research Day.