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Keynote Address:

“How Can Faculty Support Struggling Medical Students?”

Struggling Students

 

Presented by:

Kristina Petersen, Ph.D.
NYMC Director of University Academic Support Programs

 

 

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

19 Skyline Drive
Annex Boardroom, Ground Floor South – F46B
Hawthorne, NY 10532


Commercial Support Acknowledgement:   There is no outside support for this activity.

Disclosures:
Kristina Petersen, Ph.D. has disclosed that he has no financial interest or other relationship with any manufacturer of commercial products or services.
Sally Schwab, Ph.D., Jennifer Koestler M.D., Carl Thompson, Ph.D., have disclosed that they have no financial interest or other relationship with any manufacturer of commercial products or services.

Target Audience: 
Physicians, Medical Educators, Faculty, medical students, residents.

Objectives:
At the completion of this CME activity, participants should be able to:

  • Enumerate several of the most common reasons for students’ academic struggle in medical school
  • Discuss resources available at NYMC to support faculty in their counseling of students having difficulties, including academic support and wellness support
  • Discuss the most common strategies that have helped many struggling students regain confidence and succeed in medical school

 

Page updated: October 28, 2014


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