Division Conference Schedule

Our Division is dedicated to providing evidence-based care and embraces the principles of quality improvement, establishing practice standards, monitoring our performance, and adjusting our practice to improve care.

Division Meetings aim to:

  • Promote professional development for all division members around clinical care, education, and research
  • Develop collegiality among colleagues
  • Keep everyone up-to-date on divisional and health system changes
  • Create efficiencies in our work
  • Develop the knowledge base to fix problems of healthcare today



Thursdays, 9:00 - 10:00 am
5032 Old Clinic Conference Room
* All-Hands meetings will be held 8:00-9:00 am in Marsico Hall, Room 6004

 Any changes to this schedule should be given to Tonya Kimrey.

January - June 2017

Date Speaker
1/5 Adam Wolk Introduction to Alignment Healthcare
1/12 Darren DeWalt ADAPTABLE Clinical Trial and Alternative Payment Models
1/19 Tom Keyserling Review of article: "Dairy fat and risk of cardiovascular disease in 3 cohorts of US adults"
1/26 Ana Felix What if we could?  Easy guidelines for managing primary headaches in an outpatient clinic
2/2 Shana Ratner & Liz Greig Operational Efficiencies
2/9 Amy Shaheen ***CANCELLED***
2/16 Dan Jonas & Jamie Jarmul Introduction of Audit & Feedback Intervention for ASCVD Risk-Based Statin Quality Measure
2/23 Dan Reuland & Alison Brenner Progress in Improving Colorectal Cancer Screening
3/2 Cindy Feltner GIM Book Club discussion of "Being Mortal: Medicine and what Matters in the End" by Atul Gawande
3/9 Tom Miller Waiting for JNC 9
3/16 CANCELLED No Meeting - IM Conference
3/23 Dr. John Brodersen Informed Choice and Screening
3/30 Amy Shaheen Bidirectional Value: Learners in Clinic doing Population Health
4/6 Dr. David Bates Using Health Information Technology in the Medical Home
4/13 Shana Ratner All Hands
4/20 CANCELLED No Meeting - SGIM
4/27 Cristin Colford & Cole Sims Resident Award Nominations
5/4 Shana Ratner & Liz Greig
Operational Efficiencies
5/11 Liz Greig & Amy Weil Re-Implementing IPV Screening
5/18 Laura Hart Bringing Transition to Primary Care
5/25 Gabrielle Scronce Just a Little Tumble
6/1 Crystal Wiley-Cene & James Mold Patient-Centered Goals of Care
6/8 Shana Ratner & Liz Greig Operational Efficiencies
6/15 Shana Ratner All Hands
6/22 Christine Jackson Quality Improvement Efforts Relating to Suicide Risk Assessment
6/29 Christine Kistler

Last update 5/31/17