ACE Master Clinician Mentorship Series

2019-2020 ACE Master Clinician Mentorship Series

Please join us for the 2019-2020 ACE Master Clinician Mentorship Series. This series was designed specifically for the needs of clinical faculty, to help them thrive and grow at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center. If you consider yourself a clinician or future clinician, please join us and learn what you can do to further your career, optimize your practice at Columbia, and meet like-minded peers.

This series was created by the membership of the Academy, and designed specifically for the needs of clinical faculty, to help them thrive and grow at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center. If you consider yourself a clinician, future clinician or a mid-level provider please join us at this panel discussion and learn what you can do to further your career, optimize your practice at Columbia, and meet like-minded peers.

Upcoming

Please check back later this fall for an updated schedule of talks for the 2019-2020 academic year!


Previous 

Team Building

Dr. Lorna Dove, MD

Professor of Medicine (in Surgery) at the Columbia University Medical Center

Wednesday December 18, 2019

Session 1: 8:00am-9:00am

Session 2: 12:00pm-1:00pm

CTSA Classrooms 405 A/B (PH, 10th Floor)

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the next Master Clinician Mentorship Series session with Dr. Lorna Dove, Professor of Medicine (in Surgery) at the Columbia University Medical Center.  Dr. Dove’s talk will be entitled “Team Building”, a master clinician’s perspective on how to build a clinical team and the importance of team building.

Materials:

"Team Building" with Lorna Dove


Managing an Adverse Event: The Clinician’s Perspective 

Wednesday November 6, 2019

8:00am-9:30am

The Faculty Club (P&S Building, 4th floor)

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the next Master Clinician Mentorship Series panel discussion entitled “Managing an Adverse Event: The Clinician’s Perspective”.

This panel discussion, moderated by Dr. Christopher Irobunda will be an exceptional opportunity to hear a panel of master clinicians, a legal counsel, and an insurance company (physician) executive discuss how to limit and manage providers’ exposure to complications that arise in daily patient care.

Panelists:

John Evanko, MD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer, SVP for Patient Safety and Loss Prevention

MCIC Vermont LLC

David Lowenthal, MD, JD

Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

William Middlesworth, MD

R. Peter Altman, MD Professor of Pediatric Surgery (in Surgery) at the Columbia University Medical Center

Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Brian J. Noonan, Esq.

Vice President, Claims & Litigation Management/Associate General Counsel

NewYork-Presbyterian

Moderator:

Christopher Irobunda, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center

Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Materials:

"Managing an Adverse Event: The Clinician’s Perspective""


Chronic Symptoms That Don't Improve, Caring for Patients and Managing Ourselves in the Face of Unending Suffering

Nancy Chang, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

VP&S Amphitheater 1 (VP&S Building, floor 1)

Session 1: 8:00am-9:00am

Session 2: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the next Master Clinician Mentorship Series session with Dr. Nancy Chang, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Chang’s talk will be entitled “Chronic Symptoms That Don't Improve, Caring for Patients and Managing Ourselves in the Face of Unending Suffering”, a master clinician’s thoughts on management of difficult and chronic patients’ and their disease states.

Materials:

Nancy Chang


Mentoring Towards Success

Susan L. Rosenthal, PhD, ABPP

Professor of Medical Psychology (in Pediatrics and Psychiatry)

Vice Chair for Faculty Development, Department of Pediatrics

Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Health, Department of Pediatrics

Friday, April 26, 2019

VP&S Amphitheater 7 (P&S Building, floor 7)

Session 1: 8:00am-9:00am

Session 2: 12:00pm-1:00pm 

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the next Master Clinician Mentorship Series session with Dr. Susan Rosenthal, Professor of Medical Psychology (in Pediatrics and Psychiatry); Vice Chair for Faculty Development, Department of Pediatrics; and Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Health, Department of Pediatrics.

Dr. Rosenthal’s talk will be entitled “Mentoring Towards Success”, a master clinician’s thoughts on training the next generation.

Materials:

Mentoring Towards Success


Addressing Physician Burnout and Stress: Tools for Deliberate Practice to Promote Well-Being

Lubya Konopasek, MD

Lyuba Konopasek, MD

Director, Physician Engagement and Well-Being Programs

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Tuesday January 8, 2019

VP&S Amphitheater 7 (P&S Building, floor 7)

Session 1: 8:00am-9:00am

Session 2: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the next Master Clinician Mentorship Series session with Dr. Lyuba Konopasek, MD, Director, Physician Engagement and Well-Being Programs at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Konopasek’s talk will be entitled “Addressing Physician Burnout and Stress: Tools for Deliberate Practice to Promote Well-Being”, a master clinician’s thoughts on drivers of physician burnout and distress and strategies to promote well-being.

Materials:

Addressing Physician Burnout and Stress: Tools for Deliberate Practice to Promote Well-Being


Emerging End-of-Life Ethical Issues in Clinical Practice

Kenneth Prager, MD; Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center and Director of Clinical Ethics

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

CTSA Classrooms 405 A/B (PH, 10th Floor)

Session 1: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Session 2: 5:00pm-6:00pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the first Master Clinician Mentorship Series of the 2018-2019 academic year with Dr. Kenneth Prager, MD, Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Prager’s talk is entitled “Emerging End-of-Life Ethical Issues in Clinical Practice”, a master clinician’s thoughts on diverging ethical dilemmas for physicians dealing with patients at the end of life.

This is the first of a series of discussions designed specifically for the needs of clinical faculty, to help them thrive and grow at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center. If you consider yourself a clinician or future clinician, please join us for this series and learn what you can do to further your career, optimize your practice at Columbia, and meet like-minded peers.

Materials:

Emerging End-of-Life Ethical Issues in Clinical Practice


2017-2018 ACE Master Clinician Mentorship Series

 

Photo of Dr. Philip Muskin

The Difficult and the VIP Patient

Philip Muskin, MD; Professor of Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center

Friday, October 13, 2017

Hammer Health Sciences Center, Room 301

Session 1: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Session 2: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for the first Master Clinician Mentorship Series of the 2017-2018 academic year with Dr. Philip Muskin, MD, Professor of Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Muskin’s talk will be entitled “The Difficult and the VIP Patient”, a master clinician's thoughts on managing complex patients.

Materials:

Slide Deck

The Difficult and the VIP Patient

 

 

 

 

 

 


The Excellent Clinician’s Path in an Academic Environment

James McKiernan, MD; John K. Lattimer Professor of Urology; Chairman, Department of Urology

Friday, December 8, 2017

P&S Amphitheater 1 (P&S 1st Floor)

Session 1: 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Session 2: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for its second Master Clinician Mentorship Series of the 2017-2018 academic year with Dr. James McKiernan, MD, John K. Lattimer Professor of Urology and Chairman, Department of Urology and Chair of the Executive Committee of the Academy of Clinical Excellence. Dr. McKiernan’s talk will be entitled “The Excellent Clinician’s Path in an Academic Environment”, a master clinician's thoughts on the role of clinicians at academic medical centers.

Materials:

The Excellent Clinician’s Path in an Academic Environment

 

 

 

 

 

 


How to be a Successful Mentee

Susan Rosenthal, PhD, ABPP; Professor of Medical Psychology (in Pediatrics and Psychiatry)

Friday, January 19, 2018

Neurological Institute Auditorium (NI, 1st floor)

Session 1: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Session 2: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for its third Master Clinician Mentorship Series of the 2017-2018 academic year with Susan Rosenthal, PhD, ABPP; Professor of Medical Psychology (in Pediatrics and Psychiatry). Dr. Rosenthal talk will be entitled “How to be a Successful Mentee”. Join ACE to learn key tips for making any mentoring situation more productive.

Materials:

Slide Deck


Physician Leadership of the Faculty Practice and the Relationship of the Hospital and the University

G.A. (Jack) Cioffi, MD, Edward S. Harkness Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology and President, Columbia Doctors & Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs

Friday, March 23, 2018

P&S Amphitheater 7 (P&S 7th Floor)

Session 1: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Session 2: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for its fourth Master Clinician Mentorship Series of the 2017-2018 academic year with Dr. G.A. (Jack) Cioffi, MD, Edward S. Harkness Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology and President, Columbia Doctors & Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs. Dr. Cioffi’s talk will be entitled “Physician Leadership of the Faculty Practice and the Relationship of the Hospital and the University”. You work for the university but in a hospital setting. The ancillary staff work for the hospital. Join ACE and Dr. Cioffi to begin to understand the complex relationship between the university and hospital and how their overlapping and divergent goals and missions affect you.

Materials:

Physician Leadership of the Faculty Practice and the Relationship of the Hospital and the University


Building Interdisciplinary Clinical Programs

Mathew Maurer, MD; Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center

Friday, June 15, 2018

CTSA Classrooms 405 A&B (PH 10th Floor)

Session 1: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Session 2: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm 

Please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) for its fifth Master Clinician Mentorship Series of the 2017-2018 academic year with Dr. Mathew Maurer, MD, Arnold and Arlene Goldstein Professor of Cardiology (in Medicine) at the Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Maurer’s talk will be entitled “Building Interdisciplinary Clinical Programs”. Join ACE to learn key tips for building interdisciplinary clinical programs.

Materials:

Building Interdisciplinary Clinical Programs

 

 

 

 


2016-2017 ACE Master Clinician Mentorship Series

Dr. Joseph Tenenbaum speaks at a lectern.

What I’ve Learned: The Importance of Clinical Excellence

April 28, 2017

This is a friendly reminder to please join the Academy of Clinical Excellence* for a brown-bag session with Dr. Joseph Tenenbaum, MD, Edgar M. Leifer Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center entitled “What I’ve Learned: The Importance of Clinical Excellence”, a master clinician's thoughts on the importance of clinical excellence and excellent clinicians at an academic medical center.

This is the inaugural session of a series of discussions designed specifically for the needs of clinical faculty, to help them thrive and grow at the Columbia University Medical Center. If you consider yourself a clinician or future clinician, please join us at this series and learn what you can do to further your career, optimize your practice at Columbia and meet like-minded peers.

Date: Friday, April 28th
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Vagelos Education Center (VEC), Room 201

Sponsored by: The Academy of Clinical Excellence

*The Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Academy of Clinical Excellence (ACE) was founded to define, recognize, and perpetuate excellence in clinical care amongst the faculty and trainees.