Association of Program Directors in Surgery http://apds.org Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:19:16 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.4 CME Information http://apds.org/2014/09/cme-information/ http://apds.org/2014/09/cme-information/#comments Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:54:57 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=3593 Please contact the Association for Surgical Education at  217-529-6503 or info@surgicaleducation.com.

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2014 APDS Resident Award http://apds.org/2014/05/2014-apds-resident-award/ http://apds.org/2014/05/2014-apds-resident-award/#comments Thu, 08 May 2014 18:49:45 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=3310 Read More]]> The 2014 APDS Resident Award winner is Brian George, MD, of Northwestern University for his paper “Reliability, Validity and Feasibility of the Zwisch Supervision Scale for the Assessment of Resident Operative Autonomy”.

The Outstanding Resident Paper Award was established in 2012, to recognize excellence in resident driven education research.  To be eligible, the presenter must be in General Surgery residency training at the time of the presentation.  Presentations are graded on the importance of the topic, methodology of the study, quality of the presentation and ability to respond to questions.

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APDS Committees & Task Forces in Action http://apds.org/2013/12/apds-committee-task-forces-in-action/ http://apds.org/2013/12/apds-committee-task-forces-in-action/#comments Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:41:23 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=2755 Current APDS members can access the APDS Committees and Task Forces in Action Reports by clicking on the APDS Committees & Task Forces in Action link under the “Quicklinks” section of the APDS website.

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Journal of Surgical Education http://apds.org/2013/11/journal-of-surgical-education/ http://apds.org/2013/11/journal-of-surgical-education/#comments Tue, 26 Nov 2013 19:49:04 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=2705 Current APDS members can access the “Journal of Surgical Education” by clicking on the JSE link under the “Quicklinks” section of the APDS website.

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APDS is now on Twitter http://apds.org/2012/10/apds-is-now-on-twitter/ http://apds.org/2012/10/apds-is-now-on-twitter/#comments Sun, 28 Oct 2012 23:04:41 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=1863 You can now get all the latest APDS news on
Twitter by subscribing to ‘@APDSPresident‘.

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CME Forms http://apds.org/2012/05/cme-forms/ http://apds.org/2012/05/cme-forms/#comments Sat, 05 May 2012 19:39:59 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=1466 CME forms are issued by the Association of Surgical Education.  Please contact 217.529.6503 for more information.

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ASE/APDS Collaborative Initiative http://apds.org/2011/08/aseapds-collaborative-initiative/ http://apds.org/2011/08/aseapds-collaborative-initiative/#comments Thu, 04 Aug 2011 04:06:24 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=71 Read More]]> The APDS and ASE are pleased to announce a collaborative program intended to increase innovative educational research and developmental activities between the organizations. Proposals will be solicited annually and reviewed by committees designated by the presidents of each society, to include the respective society liaisons.

The APDS and ASE are pleased to announce a collaborative program intended to increase innovative educational research and developmental activities between the organizations. Proposals will be solicited annually and reviewed by committees designated by the presidents of each society, to include the respective society liaisons.

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Transplant Surgery Rotations Offer New Educational Resource for Residents http://apds.org/2011/08/transplant-surgery-rotations-offer-new-educational-resource-for-residents/ http://apds.org/2011/08/transplant-surgery-rotations-offer-new-educational-resource-for-residents/#comments Thu, 04 Aug 2011 04:05:36 +0000 http://apds.org/?p=70 The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) invites all general surgery residents and program directors to take advantage of a new (and free) tool designed to enhance the educational experience on transplant rotations.

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