International Conference on Residency | September 26-28, 2019
International Conference on Faculty
Development in the Health Professions



5th International Conference on
Faculty Development in the Health Professions

September 23-25, 2019

Conference description

This conference brings together international faculty development leaders and educators in the health sciences to share best practices and current research in faculty development and to foster a global community of leaders and educators in the field.

Conference theme

Creating Connections: Exploring Faculty Development through Different Lenses

Registration for the International Conference on Faculty Development

Please note that if you are NOT interested in attending ICRE, you are required to select the following options on the registration form:

  • “Pre- and/or post-conference only” in Step 2 when you select your registrant category;
  • the International Conference on Faculty Development in the Health Professions in step 3.


Overall goals

  • Bring together international faculty development leaders and educators in the academic health sciences
  • Share best practices and current research in faculty development
  • Foster a global community of leaders in Faculty Development

2019 Learning Objectives

By the end of the conference, participants will:

  • Explore faculty development in different contexts and cultures
  • Examine faculty development within and beyond the health professions
  • Integrate faculty development into the learning environment across the continuum

Learning tracks/topics

  • Faculty development for teaching, learning and assessment
  • Career transitions and development
  • Faculty development for research and scholarship
  • Leadership development
  • Interprofessional faculty development

 

  • Curriculum design/programming for faculty development
  • Cross-cultural faculty development
  • Program evaluation beyond measurements of satisfaction
  • Teacher recognition and advancement
  • Faculty well being

Target Audience

Individuals from around the world interested in:

  • Faculty development
  • Faculty affairs
  • Teacher training
  • Career development
  • Research and scholarship

Registration Rates

  • Full Registration: $750
  • Daily: $400

Important dates

  • February 25, 2019 : Deadline for workshop, poster and oral abstract submissions. Now Closed
  • April 2019 : Submission follow-up - official letter of acceptance/non-acceptance will be sent
  • April 2019 : Registration opens
  • June 2019 : Submission follow-up - specific details will be provided such as session, date, time, location
  • September 3, 2019 : Pre-registration deadline
  • September 23-25, 2019 : 5th International Conference on Faculty Development in the Health Professions

Program Schedule

Day 1
Monday, September 23, 2019

  • 1500 – 1800 Registration

Day 2
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

  • 0700 – 1800 Registration
  • 0700 – 0800 Continental breakfast
  • 0800 – 0930 General Session
    • Keynote: Richard Reznick
  • 0930 – 1000 Refreshment break
  • 1000 – 1130 Concurrent sessions
  • 1130 – 1330 Lunch & Group Discussions
  • 1330 – 1400 Wellbeing break
  • 1400 – 1530 Concurrent sessions
  • 1530 – 1600 Refreshment break
  • 1600 – 1730 General Session
    • Debate Question: That certification of teaching skills is as necessary as certification of clinical skills
    • Moderator: Sarita Verma
    • Speakers: Larry Gruppen and Manon Kluijtmans
  • 1600 – 1730 Reception

Day 3
Wednesday, September 25, 2019

  • 0700 – 1700 Registration
  • 0700 – 0800 Continental breakfast & Group Discussions
  • 0800 – 0930 General Session
    • Keynote: Peter Cantillon
  • 0930 – 1000 Refreshment break
  • 1000 – 1130 Concurrent sessions
  • 1130 – 1330 Lunch & Panel Session
  • 1330 – 1500 Concurrent sessions
  • 1500 – 1530 Refreshment break & Visit Posters
  • 1530 – 1700 General Session
    • Closing: Karen Leslie and Ivan Silver

Conference Co-chairs

  • Jolanta Karpinski, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Denyse Richardson, University of Toronto

Conference Administrator

  • Liette Philippe, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Steering Committee

  • Eliana Amaral, University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
  • Angel Centeno, Austral University
  • Sudha Koppula, University of Alberta
  • David CY Kwan, McMaster University
  • Patricia Lilley, Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE)
  • Clare Morris, Queen Mary University and University of Cambridge
  • Linda Snell, McGill University
  • Subha Ramani, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School
  • Takuya Saiki, Gifu University
  • Ivan Silver, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • Olanrewaju Sorinola, The University of Warwick
  • Yvonne Steinert, McGill University
  • Stephen Trumble, The University of Melbourne
  • Zhongfang Zhang, Shantou University Medical College

Scientific Committee

  • Eliana Amaral, University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
  • Maria Blanco, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Miriam Boillat, McGill University
  • Kathleen Huth, Harvard Medical School
  • David Irby, University of California
  • Anita Iversen, UiT The arctic university of Norway
  • Karen Leslie, University of Toronto
  • Heather Lochnan, University of Ottawa
  • Anne McKee, King's College London
  • Janet M Riddle, University of Illinois-Chicago College of Medicine
  • Ivan Silver, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • Olanrewaju Sorinola, The University of Warwick
  • Susan J. Wagner, University of Toronto
  • Zhongfang Zhang, Shantou University Medical College

Planning Committee

  • David Irby, University of California San Francisco
  • Outi Kortekangas-Savolainen, University of Turku
  • Karen Leslie, University of Toronto

Contact

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Event Management and Hospitality Services
Telephone: 613-260-4176 / 1-800-668-3740, ext. 364
Fax: 613-730-8252
Email: IFDC2019@royalcollege.ca