Dr. David Irby Small Group Sessions

During Dr. David Irby’s upcoming visit on Thursday May 17, 2018, we will be having several round table discussions. If you are interested in having a conversation about any of the topics below please sign up via SignupGenius via the hyperlink below. The total number of people able to attend a round table conversation will be capped at 30 to allow for a strong dialogue:

  • 9:00 am           Breakfast and small session “How Can I Best Document My Teaching for Academic Promotions?”

*Reference: Shinkai et al. Rethinking the Educator Portfolio: An Innovative Criteria-based Model. Acad Med. 2017.

  • 1:30 pm          “So You Want to Change Your Curriculum?”

*Reference: Loeser, O’Sullivan, Irby. Leadership Lessons from Curricular change at UCSF SOM. Acad Med. 2007;82:324-330

  • 2:30 pm          “So You Want to Improve the Learning Environment?”

*Reference: Gruppen, Irby, Durning, Maggio. Interventions Designed to Improve the Learning Environment in the Health Professions: A Scoping Review.

  • 3:30 pm          “How Should We Think About Professionalism”

*Reference: Irby, Hamstra. Parting the Clouds:   Three Professionalism Frameworks in Medical Education. Acad Med. 2016;91:1606-1611.


*Please note, reference papers will be forthcoming with registration for the session.

Session sign-up located here. Please respond no later than Monday May 7th.

If you have any questions, please contact Ashley Webb Rice at