Chair Education Program 2021
This invitation-only program is designed to help you prepare for success as faculty and consists of:
Online preparations—five weeks prior to the face-to-face event
Preparations begin with self-assessment and progress to online self-study and discussion. Course topics include chairperson role and tasks, addressing learners’ gaps, and faculty management. Interaction is encouraged via the online forums.
Face-to-face event (one and a half days)
This event is based on interactive sessions. Beginning with early communication and pre-course activities, all participants receive detailed feedback on their course planning from the group and the faculty/educator.
After the face-to-face event self-assessment is initiated and participants are being encouraged to contribute to the ongoing online discussion.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to Apply best practices in education including adult learning principles in the design, development and implementation of AO educational design Design, develop and modify educational activities using the backward planning process Select appropriate competencies and content from template of an education event that have a competency- based curriculum Based on the learners' needs, develop competencies and content that promote high-quality learning for education events without an existing competency-based curriculum Select different teaching methods based on their relative objectives and sequence them appropriately Use assessment data to adjust the program based on learners' needs Appropriately assign faculty based on expertise, experience and principles of effective teaching Manage faculty including early communication as part of the pre-course activities and regular faculty meetings throughout the educational event Conduct evaluation of identified competencies, analyze the results and share the findings with relevant stakeholders to enhance educational objectives
- Hold a current clinical division membership
- Be an approved clinical division faculty member
- Have completed the Faculty Education Program (FEP)
- Be assigned to chair an AO educational event and/or hold a governance position
Who should attend
Location and time
Mark C. Reilly, MD
Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School
Chitra Subramaniam, PhD
Chief Learning and Strategy Officer, AO North America