UC San Diego Faculty teaching Development day
September 6-7, 2019

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UC San Diego Medical and Pharmacy School faculty are comprised of a diverse group of educators including bench science researchers and clinicians. Developing and enriching our teaching skills is necessary to remain effective educators. The UC San Diego Faculty Teaching Development Day will provide UC San Diego faculty with the opportunity to advance their teaching methods in order to provide an enhanced educational experience for learners.

In additional to the plenary sessions focused on best practices and innovative approaches to education, attendees will have the option to participate in up to four workshops focused on a different aspect of medical education. The workshops will be small-group interactive sessions where attendees will engage in skill development.

Topics will include:

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Learning Objectives

Upon the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

Target Audience

Health professions educators at UC San Diego engaged in teaching students and residents.


The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine (ACCME) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA: The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacist: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. For other states, please contact your Board of Pharmacy for details.

Disclosure: It is the policy of the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor. All persons involved in the selection, development and presentation of content are required to disclose any real or apparent conflicts of interest. All conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to an educational activity being delivered to learners through one of the following mechanisms: 1) altering the financial relationship with the commercial interest, 2) altering the individual’s control over CME content about the products or services of the commercial interest, and/or 3) validating the activity content through independent peer review. All persons are also required to disclose any discussions of off label/unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Persons who refuse or fail to disclose will be disqualified from participating in the CME activity.

Cultural and Linguistic Competency: This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195 which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. Cultural competency is defined as a set of integrated attitudes, knowledge, and skills that enables health care professionals or organizations to care effectively for patients from diverse cultures, groups, and communities. Linguistic competency is defined as the ability of a physician or surgeon to provide patients who do not speak English or who have limited ability to speak English, direct communication in the patient’s primary language. Cultural and linguistic competency was incorporated into the planning of this activity. Additional resources can be found on the UC San Diego CME website.

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Registration is Complimentary

If, after registering, you find that you are unable to attend the conference, please contact our office at (858) 534-3940 or ocme@ucsd.edu at your earliest convenience. Space is limited and your cancellation may allow someone else to attend in your place. It will also help ensure that we have the appropriate number of materials. We thank you in advance for this courtesy.

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Friday, September 6, 2019
5:00 – 5:30pm Registration
5:30 – 6:15pm Plenary Session
6:15 – 7:00pm Plenary Session
7:00pm Reception
Saturday, September 7, 2019
7:30 – 8:30am Registration & Breakfast
8:30 – 10:00am Workshop 1
10:00 – 10:15am Break
10:15 – 11:45am Workshop 2
11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 – 2:30pm Workshop 3
2:30pm – 2:45pm Break
2:45 - 4:15pm Workshop 4
4:15 – 4:30pm Closing Remarks

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T. Denny Sanford Medical Education and Telemedicine Center
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, California, 92093

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Parking on Friday: Parking permits $3/hour or $30/day. Parking permits are available at pay stations located in the Osler Lane and Gilman Drive parking garages or you can purchase parking by using the ParkMobile app. You may also park in the lot next to the SOM Library with a valid permit.

Parking on Saturday: Parking is free on Saturday unless otherwise marked.

Please observe all parking signs.

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Contact us for additional information

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Continuing Medical Education
9500 Gilman Drive, MC0947
La Jolla, CA 92093-0947
Phone: (858) 534-3940
Toll-Free: (888) 229-6263
Fax: (858) 534-1896
E-mail: ocme@ucsd.edu
Website: cme.ucsd.edu

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