Amanda Gawin

Day 1 Reflection

Hello all! This is my first blog post so please bear with me! I wanted to reflect on Day 1 of the Telluride Summer Camp by briefly listing some ideas or principles that resonated with me:

– the concept of a “response team” that responds to adverse events/medical errors in a timely fashion in order to facilitation transparent communication with patients/families, support caregivers involved, collect information to develop systems improvements to prevent future errors, and establish a method and timeline for follow up for all parties involved. Something like this currently does not exist at my residency.
– As a Family Medicine resident planning to pursue a career in outpatient primary care, I am interested to learn more about patient safety and systems to prevent medical errors in the outpatient setting.
– Culture eats strategy for breakfast!
– I am particularly interested in learning about and developing mechanisms to support… Continue reading

Telluride Experience 2020 Dates

BRECKENRIDGE, CO:
CMF Session One*: 6/8 – 6/11
Bennathan Session Two: 6/15 – 6/18
Session Three: 6/22 – 6/25

WASHINGTON, DC/MD:
Session Four: 7/22 – 7/25

*Session exclusive to the COPIC Medical Foundation Residents.