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.

July - December 2016

Date Speaker
7/7 CANCELLED        No Meeting - Holiday week    
7/14 Shana Ratner & Liz Greig Operational Efficiences

7/28 Sam Cykert

Cardiovascular Health Improvement:  Can Systematic Dissemination Work Across Hundreds of Diverse Practices?  A Discussion of the Process of Heart Health Now

8/4 Sarah Smithson

"Optimizing Team-based Diabetes Management" - a review of our current state of diabetes management and a collaborative conversation about innovative care delivery for our diabetic patients
8/11 Cristin Colford Welcome breakfast for DeWalt
8/18 Shana Ratner & Liz Greig

Operational Efficiencies
8/25 Cedric Bright

Inclusion at UNC; the MED effect

Ron Falk



Case if time

9/8 Cindy  Feltner

Screening for Abuse in Adult Primary Care Settings

9/15 Darren DeWalt

National Delivery System Reform - What was Darren doing the past 2 years?
9/22 Shana Ratner

*All Hands
9/29 Shana Ratner& Liz Greig

Operational Efficiencies
10/6 Shari Sibenge

Diabetes Prevention
10/13 Dan Jonas

Implementation of Screening for Unhealthy Alcohol Use in our Clinic
10/20 Cole Sims

Intern Ambulatory Curriculum 2016-2017
10/27 Arlene Chung

Patient-Reported Outcomes to Improve the Quality of Clinical Care

Giselle Corbie-Smith & Rachel Quinto
Clinical Scholars Program
11/10 Shana Ratner & Liz Greig

Operational Efficiencies
11/17 Darren DeWalt, Cristin Colford,
Liz Greig, & Shana Ratner 

Procedure Clinic and Care Models for Being an ACO

No Meeting - Holiday week
12/1 Allen Liles 

Procedure Training
***Meeting to be held in 3128 ACC Building*** 
12/8 Shana Ratner

*All Hands
12/15 Cindy Feltner & Tom Miller


No Meeting - Holiday week
12/29 CANCELLED No Meeting - Holiday week

Last update 11/30/16