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Faculty Calendar

Medical Education Grand Rounds




March 6, 2018
CMSRU Auditorium 
Time: 7 - 8 a.m.

Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH

Director of Multicultural Education, Center for Diversity and Inclusion, Massachusetts General Hospital

Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

"Doctors, Decisions, and Disparities in Healthcare" 

April 3, 2018
CMSRU Auditorium 
Time: 7 - 8 a.m.

Lisa M. Meeks, PhD

IHPI Clinician Scholar,

University of Michigan Medical School

"Disabilities in Healthcare Providers"

Faculty Development Forums




February 6, 2018

CMSRU Multipurpose Room

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Benjamin Saracco, MLS, MAIT

CMSRU Medical Librarian 

"Get Published"

A guide for selecting and evaluating academic journals, avoiding predatory publishers, and tracking your influence using free online tools and library database subscriptions

March 6, 2018

CMSRU Multipurpose Room

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Karen Stesis, MLS

CMSRU Medical Librarian

"Advanced PubMed Training &  Looking Beyond PubMed for Literature"

April 10, 2018
CUH Pavillion 1014 
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Demondes Haynes, MD, FCCP

Associate Professor

University of Mississippi 

Medical Center

"Why Diversity is Important in Academic Medicine: 

The Mississippi Experience"



Presenter Name(s)

Event Description

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

7:00 – 8:00 am

CMSRU Auditorium

Linda Pololi, MBBS, MRCP

Women’s Studies Research Center

Brandeis University

“An Analysis of Women Faculty’s Experiences in Academic Medicine and Their Coping Strategies”

(Medical Education Grand Rounds)

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

7:00 – 8:00 am

CMSRU Auditorium

Ana E. Núñez, M.D., Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Drexel University College of Medicine
“How, Where, When? Practical Suggestions for Inclusion of LGBTQ Health into Medical Education”

(Medical Education Grand Rounds)

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

7:00 – 8:00 am

CMSRU Auditorium

Leslie D. Hirsch, FACHE

President, St. Peter’s Healthcare System


DeMond Miller, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology

Rowan University

“The Responsibilities of Academic Medicine in Times of Disaster” – Panel Discussion

(Medical Education Grand Rounds)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

7:00 – 8:00 am

CMSRU Auditorium

Courtney Judd, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences

“The Hidden Curriculum”

(Medical Education Grand Rounds)

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

5:30 – 7:30 pm

CMSRU Auditorium

Alan Alda Center for Communicating Sciences

“Doctor-Patient Communication”

(Medical Education Grand Rounds)


CMSRU Academy of Medical Educators Document

CMSRU Academic Calendar

Cooper University Health Care Medical Education Calendar and CME Events

Faculty Newsletter

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