Mary Ann Nichols 
Vanderbilt University


Tuesday August 6, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM CDT

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208 Light Hall


Medical Education Grand Rounds   

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

"Teaching (and Doing) Humanism at the Bedside"

Paul HaidetPaul Haidet, M.D., M.P.H.

Director, Medical Education Research

Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Due to institution-wide cost cutting efforts, we can no longer provide a boxed lunch with your registration. Please bring a brown bag lunch and attend this month's presentation with Dr. Haidet.

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About Dr. Haidet:

Paul Haidet, M.D., FAACH, is Director of Medical Education Research at the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. Dr. Haidet is a general internist, health-services researcher, educator, husband, father, and lover of jazz music. He received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Penn State University, and completed a residency in internal medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State University Hospital. He then pursued the Harvard Faculty Development Fellowship in General Internal Medicine at the Beth Israel Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, and completed his Masters in Public Health at the Harvard School of Public Health. After that, he joined the faculty of the Baylor College of Medicine, and was a member of the Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence at the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Houston Texas. After 11 years at Baylor, Dr. Haidet relocated back to Penn State, where he inaugurated the role of Director of Medical Education Research and serves as Professor of Medicine, Humanities, and Public Health Sciences at the Penn State College of Medicine. Dr. Haidet has published widely on a variety of topics related to teaching, communication, and the humanistic care of patients, and he has won a number of regional, national, and international awards for his work.

CME Credit:
Sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Department of Office of Teaching and Learning in Medicine.

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.Vanderbilt School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. It is the policy of the ACCME and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine to require disclosure of financial relationships from individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity; to identify and resolve conflicts of interest related to those relationships; and to make disclosure information available to the audience prior to the CME activity.  Presenters are required to disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations.