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 Program Agenda

2015 APDVS Spring Meeting Agenda

Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel, Rosemont, IL
April 17-18, 2015

Please note: All events will be held in the Guggenheim 1/2 Room unless noted.

Friday, April 17, 2015

General Moderators: Linda M. Harris, MD, University at Buffalo, SUNY, Buffalo, NY and William D. Jordan, Jr, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

10:30 am - Noon
REGISTRATION
Guggenheim 1/2 Foyer​
Please note: no lunch will be provided on Friday, but there are several restuarant options in the hotel

Noon – 3:55 pm
COMBINED SESSION WITH PROGRAM COORDINATORS

Noon – 1:10 pm
Recruitment 
​Moderators:  Karie Hilley, Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners/Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI; Malachi G. Sheahan, III, MD, LSU Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA; 0+5 Resident Representative: Sean Wengerter, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Program, New York, NY; 5+2 Representative: Max Wohlauer, MD, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH ​

Noon
Overview of Applicant Trends
Malachi G. Sheahan, III, MD, LSU Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 

12:10 pm

Medical Student Recruitment Strategies and Best Practices
TBA 

12:20 pm

General Surgery Resident Recruitment Strategies and Best Practices
Erica Mitchell, MD, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

12:3pm
ABSTRACT: Integrated Vascular Surgery Resident Satisfaction
Mathew Wooster, MD, Kirsten Dansey, and Murray Shames, MD, University of South Florida Morsani, Tampa, FL

12:40 pm
Panel Discussion


1:10 pm – 2:30 pm
Evaluation
Moderators: Julie Griffin, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN; Murray Shames, MD, University of South Florida Morsani, Tampa, FL​

1:10 pm
VITTAL Project Update
Erica Mitchell, MD, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 

1:20 pm
ABSTRACT: Creating a Simple Method for Technical Skill Feedback and Increasing Documentation and Assessment
Elina Quiroga, MD and Niten Singh, MD, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1:30 pm
ABSTRACT: Introducing an Open Vascular Surgery Surgical Skills and Simulation Assessment Program: Testing Models, Assessment Tools, Performance, Error Analysis, and Training Recommendations
Mark A. Mattos, MD1, Thomas C. Matthews, MD2, William D. Jordan, MD2, Robert Cuff, MD3, John Rectenwald, MD4, Loay Kabbani, MD5, O. William Brown, MD, JD6, and Carlo Dall’Olmo, MD7
Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University, Detroit, MI1; University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL2; Spectrum Health Medical Systems, Grand Rapids, MI3; University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI4; Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit, MI5; William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI6; Michigan Vascular Center, Flint, MI7

1:40 pm
Assessment via Simulation 
Jason T. Lee, MD, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 

1:50 pm
Vascular Surgery Milestones Assessment Tools Update
Alfio Carroccio, MD, NSLIJ/Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

2:00 pm
Panel Discussion



2:30 pm – 3:55 pm
Remediation and Retention
Moderators: Amy B. Reed, MD, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA; Billie Ruden, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

2:30 pm
Overview of Attrition Rates for Vascular Surgery 
John E. Rectenwald, MD, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI

2:40 pm
How to Deal with A Difficult Resident
Amy B. Reed, MD, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA

2:50 pm
How to Deal with A Resident Transfer or Leave of Absence  
Robyn A. Macsata, MD, Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center

ACGME Update
John Potts, MD, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Chicago, IL

3:15 pm
RRC Report
Donna Lamb, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Chicago, IL 

3:25 pm 
Panel Discussion


3:55 pm – 4:40 pm
BREAK

4:40 pm – 6:00 pm
Transition to Practice with Modified Training Experience
Moderators: Charles S. Briggs, MD, The University of Chicago Medical Center & Biological Sciences, Chicago, IL (PGY7); O. William Brown, MD, JD, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI; Jean Bismuth, MD, Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX;  Omid Jazaeri, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO; Brigitte K. Smith, MD, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI (PGY5)

4:40 pm
ABSTRACT: Progressive Shortfall in Open Aneurysm Experience for Vascular Surgery Trainees: Impact of EVAR, FEVAR, and BrEVAR
Anahita Dua, MD, MS, MBA1,John Eidt, MD2,Jason T. Lee, MD3, Erica Mitchell, MD4, Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr, MD5,and Sapan S. Desai, MD, PhD, MBA6 
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI1;University of South Carolina, Greenville, SC2; Stanford University, Stanford, CA3; Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR4; University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA5; Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL6

4:50 pm
ABSTRACT: Variability in Two-Year Training Programs in Vascular Surgery - Results of an APDVS Survey
Keith D. Calligaro, MD, Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA

5:00 pm
ABSTRACT: Developing a Vascular Laboratory Curriculum to Meet Current and Anticipated Future Standards
David L. Dawson, MD1, Misty D. Humphries, MD1, and John G. Carson, MD1, R. Eugene Zierler, MD2
University of California, Davis, Davis, CA1 and University of Washington, Seattle, WA2

5:10 pm
What Is the Program Director’s Role in Helping Trainees Finding a Job? 
M. Ashraf Mansour, MD, Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners/Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI

5:20 pm
ABSTRACT:  Re-entry Pathways into the Practice of Vascular Surgery: Challenges, Considerations and Solutions for Providing Clinical Training Experiences for Clinically Inactive Board Certified Vascular Surgeons
O. William  Brown, MD, JD, 1 and  Mark A. Mattos, MD2
William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI1 and Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University, Detroit, MI2

5:30 pm
Panel Discussion


6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RECEPTION
Guggenheim 1/2 Foyer

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
APDVS Executive Council Meeting (Executive Council members only)

 

​Saturday, April 18, 2015

7:30 am   
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
 
8:00 am – Noon      
APDVS Business Meeting
Presiding: Linda M. Harris, MD, President, APDVS
8:00 am Greetings 

8:05 am   ABS Update
8:20 am VSB HOT TOPICS FOR APDVS
8:35 am Core Curriculum Committee Report
8:50 am APDVS CLARIFICATIONS AND ACTION ITEMS
9:00 am President’s Report

9:10 am Secretary/Treasurer’s Report

9:20 am   Summary of the 2015 Student Match

9:30 am Nominating Committee Report

9:45 am RRC Rec​

9:55 am BREAK​

10:15 am Program Committee Report

10:25 am Education Committee Report

10:40 am Issues Committee Report
10:50 am Ad Hoc Committee on Core Surgery Training Report
11:00 am Ad Hoc Committee on Defined Minimums for Case Logs            Report
11:10 am Ad Hoc Committee on Recruitment of Surgical Residents            and Students Report
11:20 am ARDMS Report
11:30 am Old/New Business/Further Discussion Points
11:40 am Nominating Committee Report
11:50 am Committee Appointments

Noon Adjournment 


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*Schedule subject to change
 
 
 
 
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