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2021 Biennial Conference

Competency-Based Education – Assessment Matters!

July 13 – 15, 2021 – Virtual Conference

The Teaching Academy of the Consortium of West Region Colleges of Veterinary Medicine (RTA) invites RTA Fellows and faculty at our member colleges to attend the 2021 Biennial Conference this July 13th through 15th in a virtual format.

Here’s just some of the highlights:

Keynote Workshops Competency-Based Education – Assessment Matters!

  • Speakers: Karen Hauer, MD, PhD from University of California -San Francisco and the AAVMC-Competency-Based Veterinary Education Team

Educational Scholarship: podium presentations & poster session

    • Present your educational work and/or come learn from the work of your colleagues

Teaching Innovations: Informal presentations of approaches we’ve tried and the perceived or documented outcomes

    • These sessions could include tips and tricks, clinical teaching strategies and ideas, as well as other topics such as technology and meeting the challenges of virtual teaching.

Wellness – Assessing and Supporting Veterinary Educator Wellbeing

The RTA’s collaborative approaches to shared educational challenges.

Look to get involved!

  • Reports from all 4 initiatives (and the membership committee)
  • Workshops from the Faculty Development Initiative – Clinical Teaching

PLUS – networking and socializing with other educators.

July 10-12, 2021