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ACAPS ACAPS 2016 Spring Retreat
Thursday May 19, 2016
Sheraton Times Square Hotel, New York, NY
New York Ballroom East
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ACAPS Spring Retreat & Annual Business Meeting 2016 Image
From left to right: Scott Hultman, Melvin Smith,
Hooman Soltanian, John Kitzmiller, Gregory Lakin

8:00 AM
Melvin L. Smith, PhD Resonant Leadership and Emotional Intelligence in Plastic Surgery Leadership
Melvin L. Smith, PhD
Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
10:00 AM
Plastic Surgery Resident Engagement in Patient Safety and Quality Improvement
Moderator: Mary H. McGrath, MD
Professor of Surgery, University of California San Francisco
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM
Curriculum Development
Ann R. Schwentker, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatric Plastic Surgery; Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
Alignment of Resident Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Education with Health System Goals
Jeffrey Norton, MS
Vice President and Chief Performance Officer UC Health, Cincinnati, OH
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Faculty Development
Gary L. Freed, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM
11:00 AM
Educational Paper Session
Moderator: Steven J. Kasten, MD
Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan

1. A Snapshot into the Work of an On Call Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Resident
Johanna Krebiehl, MD, Nicholas Adams, MD, Ronald Ford, MD
Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners, Grand Rapids, MI

2. Plastic Surgery Chief Resident Clinics Facilitate Progressive Surgical Autonomy and Continuity of Care
Kristopher M. Day, MD, Jillian K. Scott, BS, Tara M. Lee, MPH, Mark A. Brzezienski, MD, FACS
The Plastic Surgery Group, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN

3. Attrition in Plastic Surgery Residencies
Joseph Meyerson MD, Maelee Yang BS, Gregory Pearson MD
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Dept. of Plastic Surgery, Columbus, OH

4. Plastic Surgery In-Training Exam (PSITE) Scores correlate with USMLE Scores
SJ Hermiz, T Rao, LJ Edwards, A Fanning, M Meyers, CS Hultman, MC Roughton
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

5. Evaluation of Plastic Surgery Residency Curriculum
Lauren P. Garcia, MS, Mark A. Daniels, MD, Ashit Patel, MD
Albany Medical Center, Dept. of Plastic Surgery, Albany, NY

6. A Nurse Practitioner Breast Reduction Education and Screening Program Improves the Plastic Surgery Resident Ambulatory Care Experience
B. Nguyen, R. Hiller, S. Wilkey, SB. Wippermann, JK. Kitzmiller
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
12:00 PM
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
ACAPS Board Meeting
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Annual Business Meeting