Tentative Agenda for 2020

Student Surgery Leadership Weekend, May 15-17, 2020



Friday, May 15, 2020

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm      Welcome Reception, Regents Lounge, Michigan Stadium, 1201 S. Main St.

Saturday, May 16, 2020 

All sessions take place in The Michigan Union, Anderson Rooms(*except where noted below)

8:00 am to 8:30 am         Breakfast 

8:30 am to 8:50 am         Welcome- Justin Dimick, MD (Chair, Surgery)

8:50 am to 9:10 am         Leadership Weekend Participant to Resident-  Shurki Dualeh, House Officer (Surgery)

9:10 am to 9:30 am         Global Heath Initiatives- Jon Scott, MD(Surgery)

9:30 am to 9:40 am         Break

9:40am-10:00am             Innovation to Implementation- Adeyiza Momoh, MD (Plastic Surgery)

10:00am-10:20am           Opt Trust- Gurjit Sandhu, PhD, Associate Professor of Learning Health Sciences

10:20-10:40am               Doctors of Tomorrow- Jon Finks, MD (Surgery)

10:45 am to 12:30pm      Personality Test “Interactive Leadership Workshop”: How you view the world

                                    Michael Englesbe  (Branches Director, Surgery) & Michaela Bamdad (House Officer, General Surgery)

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm      Lunch – Small group discussions with Residents

1:30 pm – 3:30pm          Innovation Lab- Mark Cohen, MD (Surgery)

4:00pm-5:00pm             Tour of Michigan Medicine (walking)

6:30 pm to 10:00 pm      Dinner Reception – University of Michigan, Michigan Union

Speaker(s): Farokh Demehri

Keynote Topic:

Hors d’ouevres/Drinks begin at 6:30pm- University of Michigan, Michigan Union

Sunday, May 17 2020

All sessions take place in The Michigan Union, Anderson Rooms

8:00 am to 8:30 am         Breakfast

8:30 am to 9:00 am         Topic:    by Keynote Speaker-Faroakh Demehri

9:00 am to 9:30 am         Overview of the application process- Rishi Reddy, MD (Surgery)

9:30 am to 10:30 pm      What should be in your Personal Statement- Gifty Kwakye, MD (Surgery)

10:30 am to 11:30 am    Expressing a Personal Vision/Selling Yourself in an Interview

11:30 pm to 12:00pm     Closing remarks, Rishi Reddy, MD (Surgery)