TSDA General Session

Dates, times, and locations subject to change.

TSDA General Session
Saturday, April 28, 2018
2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Bayfront (room TBD)
San Diego, CA
Held in conjunction with AATS 98th Annual Meeting

Agenda (subject to change)

Welcome/President’s Remarks/Leadership Announcements
Dr. Sandra Starnes
2018 Leadership Announcements
Service Recognition

TSDA Reports
Boot Camp: Dr. George Hicks, Jr.
TSDA In-Training Exam: Dr. David Cooke
Congenital Update: Dr. Cynthia Herrington
TECoG: Dr. Mara Antonoff

Special Presentation 1
What Steps to Take When a Resident is Not Performing: Dr. Dave Fullerton

Breakout Sessions
How to Properly Construct an ITE Question (for Current and Interested ITE Question Writers): Moderators: Dr. David Cooke, Dr. Sande Starnes

Creating a Remediation Plan for the Resident Who is Behind: Moderators: Dr. David Fullerton, Dr. Andrea Carpenter

Building Research Time into Integrated Six Year Schedules: Moderators: Dr. Michael Feischbein, Dr. Andrew Chang

Effectively Incorporating Learn CT Surgery into Your Program’s Curriculum: Moderators: Dr. Ara Vaporciyan, Dr. Nahush Mokadam

Special Presentation 2
ACGME Common Program Requirements Review Update / How to Increase a Resident’s Compliment: Donna Lamb, DHSc, MBA, BSN

TSDA Business Meeting
(TSDA Members Only)

TSDA Officer Elections
4:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Nominating Committee: Dr. George Hicks
Election of Officers: Councilor, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship Chair

TSDA General Session
Saturday, January 26, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
San Diego, CA
Held in conjunction with STS 55th Annual Meeting