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

Saturday, March 23, 2019 | Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University; Philadelphia, PA

Penn State Logo Support provided by Penn State Health Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 
8:00 am – 8:15 am             

Welcome, Introductions and Overview
David R. Gater, Jr., MD, PhD, MS, FAAPMR; Kristin Gustafson, DO, FAAPMR

8:15 am – 8:45 am

Compensation Metrics 
Michael A. Kryger, MD, MS, FAAPMR

8:45 am – 9:30 am

CV, Academic P&T Portfolio  
David R. Gater, Jr., MD, PhD, MS, FAAPMR

9:30 am – 10:00 am

Licensure, Credentialing, and Maintenance of Certification
David R. Gater, Jr., MD, PhD, MS, FAAPMR

10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
10:15 am – 10:45 am

Quality Metrics & Compliance
Michelle Houtz, RN, MSN/ED

10:45 am – 11:45 am

Leadership Skills and AAPM&R Resources
Michael F. Lupinacci, MD, FAAPMR

11:45 am – 12:45 pm

Lunch Presentation – Working with Industry Partners
Moderator: Kristin Gustafson, DO, FAAPMR
Speakers from MERZ North America

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm

Early Career Decisions
Natasha L. Romanoski, DO, FAAPMR

1:15 pm – 1:45 pm

Industry & PM&R 
Michael F. Saulino, MD, PhD, FAAPMR

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm

Contract Negotiations 
Linda Farr

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm Break
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
 

Words of Wisdom for Your Practice

  • Private/Self-Employed
    Jordan A. Klein, MD, FAAPMR
  • Group (Single Specialty vs Multi-Specialty)
    Gregory B. Park, MD, FAAPMR
  • Academic
    Michael K. Mallow, MD
  • VA/Government Employee
    TBD
  • Alternative Practice Models
    Vincent J. Tranchitella, MD
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Closing Advice/Q&A
All Faculty