APDS 2023 CME - Evaluation Form
Association of Program Directors in Surgery 2023 Annual Meeting April 10-11 | San Diego, California;
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Learning Objective 1 – Have a better understanding of surgical education principles
Learning Objective 2 – Better evaluate program compliance related to resident autonomy, skills, credentialling, and independent decision-making
Learning Objective 3 – Implement systemic approach to diversity, cultural awareness, and lessons of mentorship
Learning Objective 4 – Incorporate a stronger focus on research and patient outcomes measurement
Learning Objective 5 – Install in residents competency, confidence, and autonomy
If “no”, please explain instances of commercial bias:
11. How could this educational activity be enhanced?
12. List a minimum of two things you are going to change as a result of what you have learned.
13. Describe the barriers anticipated when implementing the above changes.
14. Do you have any suggestions for future topics?
The focus of the program is to provide a forum for individuals involved in surgical education to seek
new approaches and creative solutions to problems and issues in medical education. To enhance
understanding of changes and problems facing surgical residency programs in training surgical
residents and medical students, and to improve management skills in this environment.
In accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must
ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity (planners and
speakers/authors) has disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.
Please see the complete disclosure at the Registration Desk located outside the Texas Ballroom or
online at apds.org.