IMPACT Symposium

September 9-11, 2020 | Harvard Medical School

Advisory Committee

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    We are fortunate to have the expertise of international academic leaders advising and contributing to the 2020 Symposium. The Advisory Committee is working with David Roberts, Dean for External Education at HMS, to design the program and ensure that global themes and innovations in medical education are represented.

    With appreciation to:

    María Guadalupe Zavala-Cerna, MD, MSc, PhD
    Academic Coordinator
    Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara (UAG)

    Gérard Friedlander, MD, PhD
    Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
    Université Paris Descartes

    Gabriel M Leung, GBS, JP
    Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
    The University of Hong Kong

    Adrienne Torda MBBS, PhD
    Associate Dean, Education and Innovation, Faculty of Medicine
    University of New South Wales (UNSW) Sydney

Accommodations

  • The Eliot Hotel

    The Eliot Hotel
    370 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
    617.267.1607

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    Group Name/Code: Harvard Medical School IMPACT Symposium
    Group Rate: $275/night, excluding taxes/fees, based on availability. Rooms are being held from September 8-12, 2020.

    IMPORTANT: The last day to make your reservation is August 9, 2020 (rooms are subject to availability based on the hotel's discretion). The hotel has a 24 hour cancellation policy.

    Location: The Eliot Hotel is centrally located at the intersection of Commonwealth and Massachusetts Avenues. The hotel is a 25 minute walk from the Harvard Medical School campus or accessible via the MBTA 55 bus. The Eliot Hotel is less than one mile from the Back Bay Amtrak station. It is also a short stroll from major Boston attractions, such as Symphony Hall, Fenway Park, the Museum of Fine Arts and Newbury Street. The Hynes Convention Center subway stop (Green B/C/D lines) is one block from The Eliot Hotel. 

  • The Inn at Longwood Medical

    The Inn at Longwood Medical
    342 Longwood Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115
    617.731.4700

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    Group Name/Code: HOEE0920
    Group Rate: $239/night, excluding taxes/fees, based on availability. Rooms are being held from September 8-12, 2020.

    IMPORTANT: The last day to make your reservation is August 18, 2020 (rooms are subject to availability based on the hotel's discretion). The hotel has a 24 hour cancellation policy.

    Location: The Inn at Longwood Medical is located near Boston's top medical facilities and is a five minute walk to the Harvard Medical School campus. The Inn at Longwood Medical is also within walking distance to the Museum of Fine Arts and is located on the Green E line. 

  • Residence Inn Boston Back Bay/Fenway

    Residence Inn Boston Back Bay/Fenway 
    125 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

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    Group Name/Code: OEE Impact Symposium 2020 
    Group Rate: $379/night, excluding taxes/fees, based on availability. Rooms are being held from September 8-11, 2020.

    IMPORTANT: The last day to make your reservation is August 7, 2020 (rooms are subject to availability based on the hotel's discretion). The hotel has a 24 hour cancellation policy.

    Location: Overlooking Fenway Park, Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Back Bay/Fenway, an all-suite hotel, offers extended stay rates in Boston near Fenway Park, Longwood Medical area and many of Boston’s distinguished Universities. The property is also located near Boston Children’s Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Joslin Diabetes Center. The hotel is located on the Green line and is a 15 minute walk to Harvard Medical School. 

  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Brookline-Longwood Medical

    Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Brookline-Longwood Medical
    111 Boylston Street
    Brookline, MA 02445

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    Group Name: HMS Office of External Education Symposium
    Group Rate: $249/night, excluding taxes/fees, based on availability. Rooms are being held from September 8-11, 2020.

    IMPORTANT: The last day to make your reservation is August 8, 2020 (rooms are subject to availability based on the hotel's discretion). The hotel has a 24 hour cancellation policy.

    Location: From the hotel's front door it's just minutes to many world-class hospitals including Brigham and Women's, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Boston Children's. The attractions of downtown are under five miles away, passing by Fenway Park (home of the Red Sox) on the way. 

  • 2019 Program Agenda

    Wednesday, October 16, 2019

    Registration & Breakfast 

    Dean’s Welcome 

    • George Q. Daley, MD, PhD, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard Medical School 

    Medical Education 2019: Challenges and Opportunities 

    • David H. Roberts, MD, Dean for External Education, HMS 

    Principles and Practice of Curriculum Design and Renewal 

    • Edward M. Hundert, MD, Dean for Medical Education, HMS

    Addressing Student Preparation – Innovating in Teaching Through the Use of an Online Curriculum 

    • Michael J. Parker, MD, Associate Dean for Online Learning / Faculty Director of HMX 

    Lunch and Networking 

    Building and Integrating Effective Online Learning - Strategy and Behind-the-Scenes 

    • Michael J. Parker, MD 

    Incorporating Online Learning for Compelling Teaching of Clinical Applications 

    • Michael J. Parker, MD 
    • Richard M. Schwartzstein, MD, Director of Educational Scholarship, Harvard Medical School

    Reception and Welcome Dinner
     Harvard's Internationalization and the Globalization of Higher Education

    Todd S. Washburn, PhD, Senior Assistant Provost, for International Affairs, Harvard University 


    Thursday, October 17, 2019

    Breakfast 

    Developing the Medical Education Faculty of the Future 

    • David H. Roberts, MD

    • Barbara A. Cockrill, MD, Director of Faculty Development MD Program, Harvard Medical School 

    Case Based Collaborative Learning: The Flipped Classroom 

    • Richard Schwartzstein, MD 

    Mastering the Art of Masters Education: Opportunities to Teach and Influence Careers

    • Rosalind A. Segal, MD, PhD, Dean for Graduate Education, Harvard Medical School

    Enrichment Opportunities for Advanced Medical Studies 

    • Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP, MBA, Senior Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education 

    • Sayeed K. Malek, MD, Program Director, Surgical Leadership Program, Harvard Medical School

    • Finnian R. McCausland, MB, ChB, BAO, Faculty Director for Global Education, Harvard Medical School

    Lunch

    Medicine in the Digital Age: Building a Community of Learners across the Ecosystem 

    • Stanley Shaw, MD Associate Dean for Executive Education 

    Custom Meetings and Guided Tours  

    • Longwood Medical Area: Harvard Medical School Quadrangle, Tosteson Medical Education Center, Affiliated Hospitals 

    • Harvard University, Cambridge: Harvard University Yard, Harvard Innovation Lab  


    Friday, October 18, 2019

    Breakfast 

    Getting to Yes: Negotiating Authorship

    • Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP, MBA 

    Leveraging All Modalities to Innovate Public Health Education

    • Erin Driver-Linn, PhD, Dean for Education, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health  

    Closing: Leading Change

    • David H. Roberts, MD

    • Ted A. James, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

    Custom Meetings