American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons

ACAPS 8th Annual Winter Meeting
Topic: Competency-based Education in Plastic Surgery: Benefits and Challenges to Evolving Paradigms of Resident Education


Meeting Co-chairs: Arun K. Gosain and Scott Lifchez

All times in Central Standard Time

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2021
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Poster Session I (2.5 minute presentations)
10:50 am - 11:00 am
Welcome and Review of Schedule
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Panel 1
Experience of PS programs in USA participating in competency-based education
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Panel 2 Canadian experience in competency-based education (90 minutes)
A) *Orthopedics as an established surgical model (45 minutes)
B) *Plastic Surgery as an upcoming model (45 minutes)
1:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Break
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
Goldwyn Address
2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Panel 3
Additional years for academic enrichment during residency: How does competency-based education impact this?

A) Faculty perspective (45 minutes)
B) Resident perspective (45 minutes)
3:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Oral Abstract Session I
4 minute presentations

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2021
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Competency Based Education Roundtables
1:05 pm - 1:50 pm
Poster Session II (2.5 minute presentations)
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Oral Abstract Session II
4 minute presentations
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Panel 4
ACGME perspective on the pros and cons of competency-based education
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Panel 5
Concerns of programs in initiating competency-based education on a broader scale