Coming up today
Morning plenary: Don’t miss the morning plenary session starting at 7:45am! Dr. Renee Crichlow will present “We Got This Family Medicine,” stressing the value and need for Family Medicine as a specialty in light of the recent pandemic, social upheaval, and more. Dr. Crichlow is Chief Medical Officer of Codman Square Health Center in Boston; the Vice-chair of Health Equity at the Boston University Department of Family Medicine; the medical editor for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the journal, American Family Physician; and the current President of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.
Program coordinator’s networking group: On Saturday, from Noon-2pm, the FMEC has arranged for a room for program coordinators and other GME program staff to have an informal networking meeting. Boxed lunches will be available to all on the 5th Floor in the foyer, then join the Program Coordinator's Networking Meeting in the Providence Room, 4th Floor in the Convention Center.
Dine Around with Brown Faculty – Tonight at 6pm: For those residents and faculty who do not need to staff their Residency Fair booth, we’ve organized a few small dinners with faculty members at Brown University at 6pm. Go to the sign up sheet at the registration desk to see the faculty, topics and locations and choose to join a dinner. The dinners are self-pay and at casual restaurants. Medical students should not sign up as they will be at the Residency Fair.
Will Dixon, MD, Asylum evaluations, Durk’s BBQ, 33 Aborn Street
Rabin Chandran, MD, No topic, just conversation, Providence Coal Fired Pizza, 385 Westminster Street
Caroline Richardson, MD and Therese Zink,MD, Meet the Annals Editors, 110 Grill, 111 Fountain Street
Fadya El Rayess, MD, LGBTQIA+, Double Zero at Plant City (vegetarian), 334 South Water Street
New York State Academy of Family Physicians - Reception tonight!
Come join the NYSAP for a reception tonight! It will be held at 7:00 pm in the Rotunda on the 5th floor.
Have a fun night out in Providence!
After the Residency Fair ends at 6:45pm, get out of the hotel and enjoy the restaurants and nightlife of Providence! The FMEC is fortunate that downtown Providence’s signature attraction, Waterfire, will happen tonight after the Residency Fair.
Visit the exhibits
Thank you to our 32 exhibitors! The exhibits are open on Saturday from 9am to 5pm. See the list of FMEC’s 2023 exhibitors and plan to visit them all.
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