Faculty Advancing Medical Education (FAME): Chief Resident FAME

Chicago, IL US
August 13, 2021
Faculty Advancing in Medical Education (FAME) is a faculty development program sponsored by the Academy of Distinguished Medical Educators and the MERITS Program (Medical Education Research, Innovation, Teaching, and Scholarship). FAME supports faculty educators by providing resources and training in key conceptual and practical skills in teaching and assessment.

Learn more at the FAME website!
The annual Chief Resident FAME is intended to provide new Chief Residents with resources and training in key conceptual and practical skills in teaching.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for faculty members at the University of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem dedicated to medical education.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Define feedback and its importance in medical education;
  • State effective feedback strategies;
  • Relate feedback techniques for trainees;
  • Recognize how social media can be used to communicate work, scholarly activities, and personal mission ;
  • Describe how social media can promote programs;
  • Discuss how to do efficiently integrate social media into your practice;
  • Describe qualities of effective teaching in different time-limited venues and scenarios;
  • Identify strategies for efficient clinical teaching, including several commonly used frameworks;
  • Select a teaching strategy to refine and adapt for future teaching on the fly.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Paige Fairchild
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.75 Participation
Event starts: 
08/13/2021 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
08/13/2021 - 12:00pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 

Agenda subject to change

Gordon Center for Integrative Science
929 E 57th St
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
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ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at (773) 702-2041 or via email at pfairchild1@bsd.uchicago.edu.

The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

  Assistant Professor of Medicine

  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics



  Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP
  Herbet T. Abelson Professor of Medicine
  Dean for Medical Education


  Emily Sharp-Kellar, JD
  Director of Admissions
  Pritzker School of Medicine


Ben Vigeant  Ben Vigeant
  Senior Digital Multimedia Content Specialist

  James Ahn, MD, MHPE
  Associate Professor of Medicine
Shannon Martin, MD​​​​​  Shannon Martin, MD, MS
  Associate Professor of Medicine

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible companies. This includes any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Financial relationships are relevant if a financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company during the past 24 months, and the content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any relevant financial relationships prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professional Credit
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
Registration: This course is only open to University of Chicago affiliates and will be held throughout the year.
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