4th Annual Innovations in Health Science Education Conference: 2007

An annual "Innovations in Health Science Education" conference is sponsored by the six health science campuses within the University of Texas System. The meeting is held in Austin on the first or second Thursday and Friday of October. Each meeting includes nationally-recognized invited speakers together with local participants. Although organized and sponsored by the University of Texas System, all those interested in health science education are invited to attend

Focus on Communication Skills
Thursday, October 11th, Morning Session: Keynote Speakers
Speakers Presentation Title PDFs
Kenneth I. Shine, MD
Exec. Vice-Chancellor for Health Affairs
The University of Texas System
Errors in Medicine: Institute of Medicine Report Revisited Biosketch
Lee Taft, JD, MDiv
Connecting with Integrity
Medical Errors: Apology and Disclosure  
Susan M. Cox, MD
UT Southwestern
Communication Styles Inventory  

Thursday October 11th, Afternoon Session:
Awards Presentations, Breakout Sessions and Posters

To be determined
Innovations in Health Science Education Award:
Finalists Presentations
Breakout Session 1A
Moderators: Anne DeWitt, John McMahon and Linda Johnson
Challenges Communicating with Peers:
Understanding your blind spots
Breakout Session 1B
Barbara Hoffman, MD
Technical Writing Workshop  
Posters, including last year's grant recipients, presented in a session moderated by Eugene Boisaubin, MD  
Awards Presentations

Friday, 12 October 2007 - Theme: Education in Clinical Transitional Research