- 2:00 PM
Drs. Marty Muntz, Bipin Thapa and Jaren Thomas will present, “Choosing Wisely – Medical Students as High-Value Care Officers."
Please take the MCW lobby elevators to the 4th floor. Room H4940 is straight ahead when you exit the elevators.
Educational objectives for the session: • Identify high-value care teaching resources and clinical decision-support tools; • Review literature supporting interventions to limit wasteful use of healthcare resources; and • Discuss the MCW internal medicine clerkship “High-Value Care Officer” project
Brief Bios Marty Muntz, MD, FACP Dr. Muntz is a general internist and Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine (DOM). He practices both inpatient and outpatient medicine, and is the Director of the M3 Internal Medicine Clerkship and the Undergraduate Medical Education Director for the DOM. Dr. Muntz is the Work Group Leader for Early and Continuing Clinical Experiences for the Discovery Curriculum (currently in year 4 of 5 for the MCW Medical School Curricular Redesign). In addition to high-value care, he is interested in social media in medical education (and patient outreach), medical school-residency transition and competency-based assessment. Bipin Thapa, MD, MS, FACP Dr. Thapa is a general internist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine. He is a hospitalist and also involved in medical education as Associate Clerkship Director of M3 Internal Medicine Clerkship. Dr. Thapa serves as a committee member in Education committee of Alliance of Academic Internal Medicine and as member of Standard Setting Panel of USMLE for National Board of Medical Examiners. His interests are in medical education, educational research as well as outcomes research. Jaren Thomas, MD Dr. Thomas is a general internist and Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine. He serves as Associate Program Director for Internal Medicine Residency and Director of the M4 Ambulatory Medicine Rotation. Lunch and refreshments will be served.