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AEI Virtual Grand Rounds

AEI Virtual Grand Rounds

The ACS Accredited Education Institutes (AEI) Consortium is pleased to announced the formation of the AEI Virtual Grand Rounds (VGR). This program has been developed by the AEI VGR Program Committee. (Learn more about the committee's members, vision, and mission.)

Upcoming Grand Rounds

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Thursday, January 23, 2020, 9:00–10:30 am (Central)

Register your AEI by January 20 and invite your team members to participate together. Individuals can also join and must register.

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Presented by the ACS AEI VGR Program Committee.

Past Grand Rounds

A Discussion: Operationalizing Multi-Disciplinary Simulations

September 2019

Speakers
Wendy Bernstein, MD, MBA, FASA, FAMWA, University of Rochester Medical School / Medical Center, NY
Jeffrey B. Cooper, PhD, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Moderator
Colonel (Ret.) Robert Rush, MD, FACS, United States Army

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Quality Assurance of Surgical Education: Challenges and Solutions

January 2019

Presenters
Ajit K. Sachdeva, MD, FRCSC, FACS, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL
Pritam Singh, MBBS, MA, FRCS, PhD, Nottingham University Hospitals, Nottingham, UK

Moderators
Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, FACS, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Ivan George, Co-Chair AEI VGR, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

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Let’s Talk! Insights on Effective Communications with Patient and Peers

June 2018

Presenters
David Kern, MD, MPH, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Sara Kim, PhD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Moderators
Colonel (Ret.) Robert Rush, MD, FACS, United States Army
Ivan George, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

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Augmented Reality: Debating its Value in Simulation and Surgery

December 2017

Presenters
"Pro"—Steven Schwaitzberg, MD, FACS, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
"Con"—Lee Swanstrom, MD, FACS; Oregon Clinic/IRCAD, Portland, OR

Moderators
Colonel (Ret.) Robert Rush, MD, FACS, United States Army
Ivan George, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

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Faulty Development: Quo Vadis?

September 2017

Presenters
Diana Dolmans, PhD, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Alice Fornari, EdD, RD, Hofstra University, Long Island, NY

Moderator
John Paige, MD, FACS, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

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Next Generation Curriculum: Fundamentals  Robotic Surgery (FRS)

February 2017

Presenter
Richard M. Satava, MD, FACS, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

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Surgical Coaching

September 2016

Presenter
Brittany L. Anderson-Montoya, PhD, Carolinas Simulation Center, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

Moderator
Robert Turner, PhD, SAIL Center Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD

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Aviation and Health Care System Safety Briefing

May 2016

Presenter
Mark Pinsky, DDS, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Moderator
Adrian Park, MD, FACS, FRCSC, FCS(ECSA), SAIL Center Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD

Hosts
Olivier Petinaux, MS, and Sangkhom Ratsavong

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Contact Us

For questions, please contact Olivier Petinaux, MS, Senior Manager, Distance Education and E-Learning, ACS Division of Education, at opetinaux@facs.org.