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In March, Dr. Tim Graham and Dr. Andrew Sitzmann attended the Family Medicine Program Directors' Workshop and both presented at this national conference.

  • Dr. Graham presented two items; "Foundational Faculty Training: Using the STFM Residency Faculty Fundamentals Certificate Program" and "Navigating the Accreditation Landscape: Optimizing the STFM Residency Accreditation Toolkit."
  • Dr. Sitzmann was part of an "Innovation Showcase" where he presented the work in the FM program on quality improvement.


Dr. Binay Eapen and Dr. Perry Lin spoke at the annual ACGME educational conference on burnout and wellness in residency programs. Their presentation was one of four for being innovative in physician well-being! Their presentation "Focusing on the WHOLE: Wellness and Humanistic Optimization Led through Education" outlined an approach in providing residents the tools to persist through their high-stress-environment careers.


Congratulations to Dr. Noah Hagen, Internal Medicine PGY2, on presenting "Culinary Medicine at Mount Carmel West" at the 2018 Ohio Hospital Association annual educational conference.


Congratulations Dr. Jonathan Newsom, Family Medicine PGY2, who recently presented his poster titled "Generalized Weakness Disguising a Critical 'Pain in the Neck'" at the annual meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.





Dr. Noah Hagen, Internal Medicine PGY2, and Dr. Raj Singh, Internal Medicine PGY2, recently represented Mount Carmel Health and Ohio at the national American College of Physicians conference in New Orleans. They won the regional poster competition at the Ohio ACP conference to gain the honor to represent Ohio at the national ACP.


Congratulations to Dr. Tim Graham who presented a poster titled "Creating a Mosaic of Resident Performance Using Sub-competency-linked Electronic Formative Feedback to Enhance Professional Development." at the 2018 ACGME educational conference.





In May, the Association for Hospital Medical Education (AHME) hosted their annual educational institute where participants from across the nation were able to learn about Graduate Medical Education, including the latest advancements and best practices. Mount Carmel had the opportunity to present at this national conference.

Dr. Tim Graham and Dr. Lowell Chambers presented "Optimizing Formative Feedback Through the Use of Subcompetency-Based Tools." They did an excellent job sharing how they have incorporated the use of Quick Notes into the evaluation process of the residents and how this has improved feedback during the rotation on a daily and weekly basis.


Dr. Richard Fankhauser and Nicole Qualls, JD, MPH presented "Perfecting the Self-Study: An Imperfect Art." They gave an excellent overview of the self-study process and how they prepared for this in the orthopedic program at Mount Carmel.

David Aufdencamp, Regional Director of Graduate Medical Education Operations, had the opportunity to present "Navigating the Seas in Graduate Medical Education Using Strategic Planning" where he shared Mount Carmel Graduate Medical Education's journey of creating a strategic plan and how it is used to help prepare for the future, especially with the transition to Mount Carmel Grove City.