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The American Thoracic Society (ATS), the Association of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Program Directors (APCCMPD) and the Pediatric Pulmonology Training Directors Association (PEPTDA) are pleased to host a joint Clinician-Educators' Symposium at the ATS 2018 International Conference again this year. The session will feature discussions on best practices in teaching and strategies for improving education in a variety of settings as well as the presentation of the 2018 Innovations in Fellowship Education Award. Program Directors, key clinical faculty, clinician educators, and fellows who are interested in developing their teaching skills are welcome. The event will take place on Saturday May 19 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the San Diego Convention Center. The forum will be co-chaired by Jennifer McCallister, MD and Kristin Burkart, MD, MSc.

2018 Forum topics will include:

  • Teaching on the Fly / Microteaching
  • Podcasting in Medical Education
  • Innovations Award Winner
  • Teaching in a Family-Centered Care Model
  • Survey Design in Medical Education: Teaching it to your Trainees

Registration is required and the fee is $25. Questions? Please send an email to Lauren Lynch ( or Eileen Larsson (

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