Program

Agenda for 2019

Friday, May 17, 2019

7:00-10:00pm      Welcome Reception, Regents Lounge, Michigan Stadium, 1202 S. Main Street              7:30-8:30pm        Tour of Stadium

Saturday, May 18, 2019 (all sessions take place in The Michigan League, Vandenberg Room, 2nd Fl)

8:00 am to 8:30 am         Breakfast 

8:30 am to 8:50 am         Welcome and Introduction

        Michael Mulholland (Chair, Surgery)

8:50 am to 9:10 am         What is resilience?

            Dawn Coleman (Vascular Surgery)

9:10 am to 9:20 am         Leadership and Resilience

        Justin Dimick (Minimally Invasive Surgery)

9:20 am to 9:30 am         Doctors of Tomorrow/Teaching Grit in High School

        Jonathan Finks (Assistant Clerkship Director, Surgery)

9:30 am to 9:50 am         Resilience in academic surgery

        Lesly Dossett (Surgery)

9:50 am to 10:20 am       How to prepare for residency with Q+A

        Vahagn Nikolian (Surgery)

10:20 am to 10:45 am    Break

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

        Michael Englesbe  (Branches Director, Surgery) & Joceline Vu (House                            Officer, General Surgery)

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm      Lunch- small group discussions

1:30 pm – 1:45 pm          Break

1:45 pm to 2:15 pm         Resilience in surgical training

        Valeria Valbuena, Surgery House Officer

2:15 pm to 2:45 pm         Grit and Resilience related to DEI

        David Brown (Department of Otolaryngology, OHEI)

2:45 pm to 3:00 pm         Travel time to *Clinical Simulation Center – load bus outside Michigan                                                     League

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm         Team Building *Clinical Simulation Center: Michigan Surgery Faculty

        Filip Bednar, General Surgery and Michigan Surgery Residents

6:30 pm to 10:00 pm      Dinner Reception – University of Michigan Palmer Commons

        Speaker: Rebecca Minter, MD, Surgery Chair, University of Wisconsin

        Hors d’ouevres/Drinks begin at 6:30pm- University of Michigan Palmer Commons         Glass House Cafe



Sunday, May 19, 2019 (all sessions take place in The Michigan League, Vandenberg Room, 2nd Fl)

8:00 am to 8:30 am         Breakfast

8:30 am to 9:00 am         Topic: Tips for getting into a surgical residency program

 Rebecca Minter, Surgery Chair, University of Wisconsin

9:00 am to 9:30 am         Overview of the application process – ERAS

Ali Jones (OME)

9:30 am to 10:30 pm      What should be in your Personal Statement

Adeyiza Momoh, Plastic Surgery

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

Joceline Vu, Surgery House Officer

11:30 pm to 12:00pm     Closing remarks

Rishindra Reddy (Clerkship Director, Surgery)