FELO-608 | Full Day Postgraduate Course


Day 1: Sunday, November 11, 2018


7:00 am – 4:30 pm


Room 112-113


Didactic: Fellows and Residents




Arnold P. Advincula, Gretchen E.H. Makai


Faculty: Jorge F. Carrillo, Nicole M. Donnellan, Hye-Chun Hur, Tiffany R. Jackson, Georgine M. Lamvu, Veronica Lerner, Richard Rankin, James K. Robinson, Matthew T. Siedhoff, Mireille D. Truong, Kelly Nicole Wright


This fully immersive all day postgraduate course is designed to enhance the professional development of residents and fellows by cultivating life practices critical to the success of individuals both personally and professionally. In addition, workshops will be integrated that address pedagogical skills and video production. Components of this postgraduate course are a progression of curriculum introduced during the FMIGS annual summer boot camp.


Attendees must bring 3-5 minute surgical video clips and must have video editing software on their laptop. Please also bring your laptop.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the clinician will be able to: 1) Identify various pathways taken to achieve a successful career in gynecologic surgery; 2) practice various video editing and production skills when recording minimally invasive gynecologic procedures for teaching or self-learning purposes; 3) acquire various tips, tricks, and approaches for establishing a work-life balance through leadership development; 4) incorporate strategies for managing difficulties encountered in the workplace; 5) develop a practical approach to implementing simulation-based medical education principles; and 6) acquire more advanced skills for optimizing surgical teaching.

Course Outline

Please refer to program below.

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