Mayo Clinic Faculty Development 2023: Empowering Medical Educators

Monterey, CA US
June 23, 2023 to June 25, 2023

Course Directors: Heather A. Billings, Ph.D.Mira T. Keddis, M.D.Devyani Lal, M.D., and Jon T. Nordrum, D.P.T., D.Sc.

June 23 - 25, 2023 - Monterey Conference Center - Monterey, California

This course aims to build meaningful connections and cultivate a sense of belonging for medical educators through lecture-based and small group discussions. Successful ways of engaging with learners, teaching mentors to be coaches, and ways to mitigate burnout by rediscovering happiness, joy, gratitude, and value in teaching and medical education is covered in this work-life integrated activity.

Target Audience

This course is designed for healthcare professionals who have faculty and teaching responsibilities in allied health, undergraduate, graduate, or post doctoral educational programs. Physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech language pathologists may benefit from this program.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe effective strategies for employing and promoting a growth mindset as an education leader.
  • Determine appropriate coaching techniques to support learners and peers.
  • Design an interprofessional education network inclusive of mentorship and career development opportunities.
  • Employ education technologies which improve learning outcomes through increased learner engagement.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

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This activity is made possible, in part, with support from the Kern National Network for Flourishing in Medicine through an investment from the Kern Family Trust and Kern Family Foundation.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 20.50 ANCC
  • 20.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
06/23/2023 - 6:30am
Event ends: 
06/25/2023 - 12:00pm
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Monterey Conference Center
One Portola Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940
United States
+1 (831) 646-3770

Please use this link to make online reservations:    

A block of rooms at the Portola Hotel and Spa located at Two Portola Plaza, Monterey, California at a special group rate of $325.00 (USD), plus applicable local and state taxes, per night, is available for course participants.

Guests are also welcome to call hotel reservations at (831) 646-3770; be sure to mention you are attending the Mayo Clinic Faculty Development 2023: Empowering Medical Educators course to get the contracted group rate of $325.

To ensure accommodations, make your reservation before the room block fills or before the cut off date of May 30, 2023, via website or telephone, and reference “Mayo Clinic Empowering Biomedical Educators.”   After the cut-off date, the hotel will accept reservations based on a space- and rate-available basis. 

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Course Directors
Heather A. Billings, Ph.D.,
Mira T. Keddis, M.D.
Devyani Lal, M.D.
Jon T. Nordrum, D.P.T., D.Sc

Guest Faculty
Michele Y. Halyard, M.D.
Shakaib Rehman, M.D.

Mayo Faculty 
Neera Agrwal, M.D., Ph.D.
Cheryll A. Albold, Ph.D., M.S.
Bernard R. Bendok, M.D. 
John C. Benson, M.D.
Michael W. Cullen, M.D.
Jamila R. Donnal, Pharm.D.
Brenda J. Ernst, M.D.
Elissa R. Hall, Ed.D., M.A.
Nina R. Hawthorne Spears, M.S.N.
Margaret M. Johnson, M.D.
Juliana (Jewel) M. Kling, M.D., M.P.H.
Beth L. Ladlie, M.D., M.P.H.
Natalie R. Langley, Ph.D.
Susan M. Moeschler, M.D.
Jonathan M. Morris, M.D.
Sumi S. Nair, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Michelle A. Nelsen, M.S.
Alexander S. Niven, M.D.
Pankaj J. Pasricha, M.B.B.S., M.D.
John T. Ratelle, M.D.
Darcy A. Reed, M.D., M.P.H.
Joshua Reed, Ph.D.
Aaron Rindflesch, Ph.D. MPT
Carrie A. Thompson, M.D.
Patti M. Thorn, Ph.D.
Cathleen M. Zehring, M.M., R.N., ACM
Richard S. Zimmerman, M.D.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 20.50 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 20.50 ANCC
  • 20.50 Attendance

For information regarding exhibit opportunities, please reach out to Kristy Badder.


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