LMSA National Advisor Faculty Development Training

March 12, 2021
This activity will address several of these issues by helping faculty who serve Latinx students to
  • build mentorship skills,
  • understand the needs of Latinx students,
  • understand how to model success in academic medicine promotions,
  • and how to leverage scholarship related to Latinx identities for promotion at their respective institutions.

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Target Audience

This activity is designed for medical school faculty dedicated to the success of Latinx students.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Identify ways to leverage a national organization for faculty development;
  • List Latino/Hispanic students’ assets and challenges to successful matriculation and graduation along pipeline;
  • State best practices for promotion at academic institutions;
  • Recognize legal concerns for Hispanic applicants to medical school and residency;
  • Articulate the opportunities available to diverse faculty to serve as authors and leaders in medical education journals like Academic Medicine and MedEdPORTAL.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Center for Continuing Medical Education
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 Participation
Event starts: 
03/12/2021 - 10:00am
Event ends: 
03/12/2021 - 5:30pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 

Learn more about the Latino Medical Student Association here!

Contact us via e-mail here.

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 us via email at cme@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.

  Monica B. Vela, MD
  Professor of Medicine
  Associate Dean for Multicultural Affairs for Pritzker School of Medicine
  University of Chicago
  John P. Sánchez, MD
  Full Professor and Vice Chair
  Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Emergency Medicine Fellowship
  Director Learning Environment Office
  University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest 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
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and the Latino Medical Student Association. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Professions Credit
Nurses and 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.
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