Christine Jefferies


Reflections from Day 1 of AELPS17 (Napa)

Anyone reading this, follow me on twitter @cjeffrun27 as I’m trying to post a bunch! You’ll also see posts from the SMACC conference in Berlin #dasSMACC and HPRCT conference in Toronto last month #HPRCT.
Wow, what an incredible group of people in this space. I’m continually stepping back and recognizing how lucky I truly am to be here. And I’m so grateful to Giovanna (2nd yr psych resident at USC) for encouraging the medical students – those with the freshest eyes in the room – to share their thoughts. Those of us with years of experience have undoubtedly developed some beliefs and biases over time, which aren’t necessarily bad (in fact, it’s called experience for a reason!), but… what I wouldn’t give for a beginner’s mind on many things 🙂

I took pages and pages of notes from today’s talks and games. So many ideas, reflections, take-aways. I’d never… Continue reading

AELPS 2022 Dates

- CMF Scholars (Week 1)*: 6/5/22 - 6/9/22
*Session exclusive to COPIC Medical Foundation Residents.
- Sorrel McElroy Scholars (Week 2): 6/12/22 - 6/16/22
- Bennathan Scholars (Week 3): 7/19/22 - 7/23/22
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