Continuing Medical Education

Tiger Bites Podcast

Tiger Bites Podcast Episode 1.8 

How to establish a committee

Dr. Nair

Have you ever wondered how committees are formed? Dr. Navya Nair explains how she partnered with a colleague to turn an idea into a reality. She breaks down the process for how to start a committee in the SOM and why they chose to start this particular committee.  

At the conclusion of this live activity, the learner should be able to:

  • Describe the process to establish a new committee
  • Identify and consider the needs, function and membership when forming a committee
  • Strategies to communicate and focus committee efforts towards the committee mission/function

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Hosts: Michelle Moore, PsyD & Jay Mussell, PhD

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The Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans designates this live educational activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The following faculty and planning committee members have reported they do not have any financial relationships with ineligible entities: Laura Bell, Charles Hilton, M.D., Doug Grigsby, Michelle Moore PsyD Jay Mussell PhD, Navya Nair MD

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