Education

Education

Navigating Early-Career Decisions for Success in Physiatry Practice Course Agenda

Saturday, March 23, 2019 | Shirley Ryan AbilityLab; Chicago, IL

8:00 am – 8:15 am             

Welcome, Introductions and Overview
David S. Cheng, MD, FAAPMR; Sarah K. Hwang, MD, FAAPMR

8:15 am – 8:45 am

CV Preparation, Job Search, Interview Skills
David S. Cheng, MD, FAAPMR

8:45 am – 9:15 am

Contract Negotiations
Gregory M. Worsowicz, MD, MBA, FAAPMR

9:15 am – 9:45 am

Licensure and Credentialing
Ravi E. Kasi, MD, FAAPMR

9:45 am – 10:00 am Break
10:00 am – 10:45 am

Leadership Skills
Sarah K. Hwang, MD, FAAPMR

10:45 am – 11:05 am

Maintenance of Certification
Michelle S. Gittler, MD, FAAPMR 

11:05 am – 11:45 am

AAPM&R Resources
Michelle S. Gittler, MD, FAAPMR & Sara Rossi-Statis, CGW

11:45 am – 12:45 pm

Lunch Presentation – Working with Industry Partners 
Moderator: Reza Farid, MD, FAAPMR
Panel from MERZ North America

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Measuring Performance

  • Productivity
  • Quality & Compliance
Gregory M. Worsowicz, MD, MBA, FAAPMR
1:45 pm – 2:05 pm

Marketing Your Practice
Martin P. Lanoff, MD, FAAPMR

2:05 pm – 2:25 pm

Reinventing Your Career
Lawrence W. Frank, MD, FAAPMR

2:25 pm – 2:45 pm

Alternative Practice Models - Telemedicine
Frederick Bagares, DO, FAAPMR

2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Words of Wisdom for Your Practice
  • Private/Self-Employed
    Kerrie M. Reed, MD, FAAPMR
  • Group (Single Specialty vs Multi-Specialty)
    David S. Cheng, MD, FAAPMR
  • Academic
    Gregory M. Worsowicz, MD, MBA, FAAPMR; Sarah K. Hwang, MD, FAAPMR
  • VA/Government Employee
    Jacqueline D. Neal, MD, MSE, FAAPMR
  • Medicolegal Medicine
    Martin P. Lanoff, MD, FAAPMR
  • Hospital-Employed
    Lawrence W. Frank, MD, FAAPMR

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Closing Advice/Q&A
All Faculty

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Networking Reception
Located on the 10th Floor Foyer