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Southwest Texas ACP Conference 2021 Meeting Hub

September 17, 2021

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Teaching with Technology

After an unprecedented year for internists, the planning committee for the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (SAUSHEC) program is pleased to offer a virtual meeting space to learn, recharge, and facilitate discussion with your peers, chapter leaders, and guest speakers!

You're invited to join your colleagues in internal medicine at the virtual Southwest Texas ACP Conference, Teaching with Technology being held Friday September 17 from 11:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. CT. This virtual abstract competition and educational meeting is a great way for you to connect with your peers, chapter leaders, and great speakers.

Make sure you "stop by" our Creative Expressions Gallery and view submissions that answered the prompt... 

"Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it." -Helen Keller

Creative Expressions Gallery Submissions in PDF 

Meeting Highlights
  • Live Virtual Event
  • Keynote Speaker - Teaching with Technology
  • Clinical Vignette Poster Presentations
  • Research/QIPS Poster Presentations
  • Creative Expression Competition – “Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it,” -Helen Keller
  • 15 Minute Mini Sessions/Knowledge Nuggets:
    • Updates in Endocrinology
    • Updates in Cardiology
    • Non-COVID Updates in ID
  • Awards Ceremony
Program Committee
  • Jamie Geringer, DO, Capt, USAF, MC
  • Lacy Lowry, MD, Capt, MC, USAF
  • Sarah Schall, MD, Capt, USAF, MC

Agenda

Access the live feeds by clicking the 'Access the Virtual Session' button within the Agenda below.

Friday, September 17

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Time Session
1145 - 1200 Introduction
1200 - 1245 Teaching with Technology
Anita Samuel, PhD, MS
1245 - 1300 Knowledge Nugget - Updates in Endocrinology
Jeffrey Colburn, MD, FACP, FACE (USU)
1300 Break
1315 - 1445 Clinical Vignette Poster Presentations
1445 - 1500 Knowledge Nugget -Updates in Cardiology
Robert Hull, MD
1500 - 1630 Research/QIPS Poster Presentations
1630 - 1645 Knowledge Nugget -Non-COVID Updates in ID
Jack Kiley, MD
1645 - 1700 Break
1700 - 1715 Awards Ceremony

FAQ

Find answers to your questions below. 

Equipment and Materials

Create a Zoom Account!

Our meeting will be conducted on the Zoom platform and all registered attendees will be have links to the Zoom meeting through this page. If you do not have a Zoom account, we recommend you sign up for one before the meeting. Sign up is free. Click here to sign up.

Test Your Equipment in Advance

  • Please test and check your system at least 15 minutes prior to meeting. This includes your network connection, device battery life, and speakers.
  • We recommend you use a computer or a tablet for the best experience. The system is not responsive on a cell phone.

Control Your Environment as Best You Can

  • Mute other devices that might interfere with your computer audio.
  • Create a learning-conducive environment, eliminating as many distractions as possible. Close out of other tabs and mute notifications, if possible.
  • Prepare your space with anything you may need during the virtual program (appropriate chargers, note-taking materials, water, etc.).

Troubleshooting Technical Difficulties

  • Some networks cause slides to advance more slowly than others. If your slides are behind or you are having audio issues, please try to refresh the page.

Participant Photography

As a participant in the Texas Chapter meeting, your photograph may to taken as a focus or background subject, to be used in chapter communications. If you would not like your photo taken, please inform chapter staff.

ACP Chapter's Virtual Meeting Code of Conduct

ACP is a community that values collegiality, respect for patents and each other, and medicine’s standards of ethics and professionalism. ACP members are guided by the content and spirit of the ACP Pledge and by their commitment to the ethics of medicine, including those in the ACP Ethics Manual. “Physicians’ conduct as professionals and as individuals should merit the respect of the community.”

ACP expects members, staff, and others who participate in events and activities involving ACP to treat others as you would like to be treated – with courtesy, respect for differences, and in ways that appropriately represent the profession of internal medicine. As set forth in ACP’s An-Harassment Policy, ACP does not tolerate any form of harassment, including intimidation, hostility, or other unwelcome and offensive communication or treatment.

If you experience or observe harassing, inappropriate or otherwise unprofessional behavior, or you have concerns about how you have been treated by an ACP member or staff or anyone else at an ACP meeting or event, you may report the incident to Chapter Staff.

The chapter reserves the right to take any action deemed necessary and appropriate; including immediate removal from the meeting without warning or refund, in response to any incident of unacceptable behavior, and the chapter reserves the right to prohibit attendance at any future meeting, virtually or in person.

For other questions about the virtual meeting, contact Nicole Abbott at 512-370-1528 or Nicole.Abbott@texmed.org.

 

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