Wednesday, March 21:
8:30PM – 5:00PM Registration
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM PUPDOC Meeting
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Grants Committee Dinner
Thursday, March 22:
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration
7:30 AM – 12:00 PM Executive Committee Meeting
8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Clerkship Administrators Pre-Conference Workshop
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Task Force Leaders Meeting and Lunch
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Workshops (4)
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Clerkship Administrators General Session
5:15 PM – 6:45 PM General Session and Presidential Address
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Welcome Reception for New Members
Friday, March 23:
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM General Session/Miller-Sarkin Lectureship
10:15 AM – 12:15 PM Task Force Meetings
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Networking Luncheon
1:45 PM – 3:45 PM Workshops (9)
4:15 PM – 5:45 PM Miller-Sarkin Fun Run/Walk
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Poster Session and Reception
Saturday, March 24:
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration
7:00 AM – 8:30 AM Executive Committee Meeting and Breakfast
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM Workshops (9)
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break
10:30AM – 12:00 PM Workshops (9)
12:15 PM – 2:00 PM Research Presentations with Boxed Lunch
2:15 PM – 3:45 PM Task Force Meetings
3:45 PM – 4:30 PM General Session Wrap-up
4:45 PM – 5:45 PM Clerkship Administrators Wrap-Up
6:30 PM – 10:00 PM COMSEP 20th Birthday Party and Dinner at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Continuing Medical Education Credit Required Information:

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and COMSEP

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and COMSEP. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Name Institution Role
Joseph Gigante Vanderbilt University Course Director
Mitch Harris Indiana University Planner
Jerold Woodhead Iowa University Planner
Michael Barone Johns Hopkins University Planner
Jennifer Christner University of Michigan Planner
Steve Tinguely University of North Dakota Planner

Members of the Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics and other interested in pediatric education, including pediatrics course/clerkship directors, Department Chairs or Vice-Chairs for Education, Residency Program Directors, medical educators with an interest in pediatrics and clerkship coordinators.

After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to describe and discuss how to :

  • select educational methods to meet the student learning needs
  • design an effective local curriculum for the pediatric clerkship
  • refine personal teaching skills and those of other faculty
  • assess and provide feedback to medical students
  • design goals and methods for faculty development
  • select workshops relevant to educational goals
  • refine skills in reflective assessment

Print 2012 Annual Meeting Program of Events at a Glance

* Draft program subject to change

2012 COMSEP Workshop Abstracts