Events

Events, on campus and around the world.

CME Online Activities

Brown medical alumni are invited to take advantage of the online programs offered by Brown’s Office of Continuing Medical Education. Receive Category 1 CME credit, free of charge, for participation and completion of a quick survey.

Campus Events

Creative Medicine Series | "Thinking about Thinking: Art Museum Experiences in Medical Education"
Speakers: S. Hollis Mickey, Assistant Educator, Gallery Interpretation, RISD Museum; Kevin Liou, a 4th-year medical student, Warren Alpert Medical School; and Bonnie Marr, MD PGY-4, Emergency Medicine Residency, Warren Alpert Medical School.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Pembroke Hall, Room 305, 172 Meeting Street, Providence, RI
This talk focuses on the collaboration between the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) Museum and Brown Medical School that facilitiates extended experience observing and discussing works of art. This work focuses on metacognition--the habits of mind, personal biases and individual bodies of knowledge individuals each bring to making interpretations and decisions--and communication. This collaboration seeks to support the development of physicians and future physicians by enriching critical thinking, cultivating creativity and nurturing the capacity to envision innovative healthcare solutions.

The 9th Annual Alpert Medical School Concert
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 7 p.m.
Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Martinos Auditorium, 154 Angell Street, Providence, RI
Alpert Medical students and their teachers will perform solo and ensemble performances including pop, rock, jazz, classical, and blues.

The Twentieth Annual Stanley D. Simon, MD, Lecture and Forum
"One Physician's Path Seeking Health for All"
Peter Simon, MD, MPH, Former Medical Director, RI Department of Health, Division of Community, Family Health and Equity
Monday, November 17, 2014 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Alpert Medical School, Room 170, 222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI
A reception will follow. Please RSVP to Donna_Arruda@brown.edu.

Alumni/Student Networking Reception
Saturday, January 31, 2015 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Alpert Medical School, 222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI
Interested in participating? Contact Carlen Adler at AlpertMedical_Events@brown.edu or 401.863.6030.

Regional Events

Medical Community Reception with Dean Jack A. Elias
Hosted by Lloyd Minor '79 MD'82, P'16 and Lisa Keamy '79 MD'84, P'16
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Home of Lloyd Minor and Lisa Keamy, Portola Valley, CA
Kindly RSVP to Carlen Adler at AlpertMedical_Events@brown.edu or 401.863.6030.

"Blazing a Path in Medicine at Brown"
Allan Tunkel, MD, PhD, Associate Dean for Medical Education
Monday, April 20, 2015
Philadelphia, PA
For more details, contact Carlen Adler at AlpertMedical_Events@brown.edu or 401.863.6030.

CME Live Events

How to Address The Sexual Health Needs of Your Patients and Their Partners
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | 5:15 - 7:30 p.m.
Alpert Medical School, 222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI

Program in Educational Faculty Development
Promoting Success: Identifying and Assisting the Challenging Learner in Need
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 | 5 - 7 p.m.
Alpert Medical School, Room 280, 222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI
This session will equip medical educators to teach challenging learners and will focus on the Core area of Teaching the Challenging Learner.

Fundamentals of Outpatient Adult Orthopedics, Upper Extremity: Where to Start, When to Refer
Saturday, December 13, 2014 | 7:15 a.m. -4:45 p.m.
Omni Providence Hotel, 1 West Exchange Street, Providence, RI 02903

2015 Transgender Medicine Conference
Saturday, January 10, 2014 | 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Alpert Medical School, 222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI

Program in Educational Faculty Development
Using Learning Theory to Improve Your Teaching of Procedural Skills
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 | 5 - 7 p.m.
Alpert Medical School, Room 280, 222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI
This session will demonstrate the application of learning principles and will focus on the Core area of Clinical Teaching (Procedures).

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