Professionalism and the Restoration
of Trust in Health Care
APHC 8th Annual Conference
April 29 - May 1, 2020
Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile
The 2020 APHC conference will focus on the restoration of trust for health care professionals working within complex organizations. We received over 100 abstracts and accepted papers that address educational and system level approaches to promote and preserve trust between patients, clinicians and communities, and across professional disciplines at various levels of education, training and practice; general papers in the field of professionalism including interdisciplinary scholarship on faculty development, graduate, undergraduate and pre-professional education; and topics such as ethics, humanism, social justice, well-being, and innovations in assessment.
Confirmed Keynote Speakers and Panelists:
Resiliency after a Critical Illness and Learning to Trust - Nalini Nadkarni, PhD (University of Utah)
Bill Nelson, PhD (Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice)
Establishing Trust: Stories from the Trenches - Cory Franklin (Cook County) and Pat Werhane
Addressing Trust at the Health System Level - Mark Bliton, MD, PhD (Kaiser Permanente), Kelly Stuart, MD, MPH (Bon Secours Mercy Health), Gavin Enck, PhD (INTEGRIS Health) with moderator Tom Harter, PhD (Gunderson Health System)
Impact of Ethics Centers on Organizations - Kelly Michelson, MD, MPH (Northwestern University, Lurie Children's Hospital), Mark Kuczewski, PhD (Loyola University Chicago), Andy Garman (Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education at the Medical College of Wisconsin) and John Lantos, MD (Children’s Mercy-Kansas City)
Remediation of Professional Lapses
James Mendez, PhD (Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago), James Woodruff, MD (Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago), Joanna Kuppy, MD (Rush University Medical Center), Nutan Vaidya, MD (Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University) Wei Wei Lee, MD (Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago) with moderator William Agbor-Baiyee, PhD (Rosalind Franklin University)
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