Developing Faculty Competencies in Assessment

November 15, 2023 to November 17, 2023

The course is designed to help participants build effective assessment programs for their residency or fellowship. Sessions are highly interactive and use multiple learning approaches, including virtual simulations, to provide participants with approaches and tools for effective assessment. The course also provides a roadmap for developing a system of assessment to assist participants in implementing changes within their own institution.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for all specialties, allopathic and osteopathic physicians, and pharmacists who serve as faculty members in residency training programs.

Other learner groups such as nursing faculty would also benefit from this education. 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • define work-based assessment
  • identify characteristics of effective feedback
  • provide feedback to a learner using multiple frameworks
  • identify strategies for how to provide feedback in challenging situations
  • design and implement an effective Clinical Competency Committee
Refund Policy
A full refund will be given for any cancellations received up to one week prior to the course.  No refunds for no-shows. 
Course Cancellation Policy
In the unusual circumstance that this course is cancelled, you will be called and/or emailed, and any tuition fees received would be refunded in full.  Geisinger is not responsible for any airfare, hotel or other costs incurred.
Your attendance will be recorded within three to four days of the conclusion of the activity on your continuing education transcript.  
    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 20.00 Approved for AMA Credit
    Course opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    11/15/2023 - 7:30am EST
    Event ends: 
    11/17/2023 - 4:00pm EST
    Pine Barn Inn, Stone Pine Ballroom
    Danville, PA
    United States
    Guest Faculty
    Anthony Dambro, MD
    Pennsylvania State University
    State College, PA
    Paul Haidet, MD, MPH, FAACH, FACP
    Pennsylvania State University
    Hershey, PA
    Sandra Moutsios, MD
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Nashville, TN
    Julia Switzer, MD, FACOG
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Philadelphia, PA
    Geisinger Faculty
    Rob Cooney, MD, MSMedEd
    Co-Activity Director
    Associate Dean Faculty Development
    Geisinger Medical Center
    Paul Covello, MD
    Associate, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Geisinger Wyoming Valley
    Daniel Longyhore, PharmD, MSEdD
    System Director Knowledge Management
    Geisinger Medical Center
    Mark Olaf, DO
    Dean Undergraduate Program
    Emergency Medicine Department
    Geisinger Medical Center
    Jodie Reider, MD
    Co-Activity Director
    Associate, Endocrinology
    Geisinger Medical Center
    Lisa Schroeder, MD
    Associate, Rheumatology
    Geisinger Medical Center


    In support of improving patient care, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


    Credit Designation 

    Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity.

    Disclosure Policy 

    Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing education activity sponsored by Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine must disclose to the program audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s). 

    Available Credit

    • 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 20.00 Approved for AMA Credit


    There are no more spaces available for this course.