#IAMSECafe Welcomes Alice Fornari to Discuss Faculty Development in the COVID-19 Era

Stay connected with your colleagues around the globe and join us for this week’s IAMSE Cafe round table discussion. Join our moderator, Kelly Quesnelle from Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine as she welcomes Alice Fornari from the Hofstra University Zucker School of Medicine.
*Please note the time change for this week’s session.

Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 1PM EDT  – Faculty Development in the COVID-19 Era. We welcome Alice Fornari who serves as Associate Dean of Educational Skills Development at Hofstra/Northwell and is the Vice President of Faculty Development for the 23 hospitals of the Northwell Health organization. Topics for the discussion will include:
  • Have the fundamental roles of the faculty developer changed as a result of the COVID pandemic? What is the impact on setting, audience expected, activities, and short- or long-term outcomes?
  • Will institutional support for faculty development be enhanced or drift?
  • What changes do we need in faculty development practices in the context of virtual medical education? We will consider the focus and skills of medical educator in 2025.
  • How do we create and maintain virtual communities of practice in the virtual workplace?

To join the meeting please click here. The meeting password is IAMSECafe or, if you are calling in from a phone, the numeric password is 778130.

We look forward to seeing you this week!