Series date: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to Friday, September 30, 2022 - 1:00pm

Course description:

Faculty development (FD) has been defined as a planned program to prepare institutions and faculty members for their roles in the areas of teaching, research, administration and career management.  This course will provide the framework for GME faculty in residency training.

Target audience: 

GME faculty including:  Family Medicine Practitioners, Cardiologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Surgeons, Hospitalists, Obstetricians/Gynecologists, Nephrologists, Hematologists/Oncologists, Infectious Disease Specialists, Gastroenterologists, Neurologists, ENTs, Ophthalmologists, Urologists, Pulmonologists, Critical Care Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, Medical Students, Residents, Fellows and other interested healthcare professionals.  

Learning objectives: 

  • Implement strategies to enhance faculty academic competencies in the areas of teaching research, communication, professional development technology, management/administrative, personal/career development and clinical skills.
  • Develop scholarly activities in the areas of teaching, research and career development.


Faculty and Credentials:

Douglas J. Inciarte, MD, MMM, FAAFP.
Family Medicine Residency Program Director
WKBH Chair of Family Medicine 
FIU HWCOM Associate Clinical Professor of 
Family Medicine

Greg Schneider, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Humanities, Health, and Society
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Florida International University
Miami, Florida

Suzanne Minor, M.D., FAAFP
Assistant Dean for Faculty Development
Associate Professor, Office of Medical Education
Herbert Wertheim School of Medicine
Florida International University
Miami, Florida

Gabriel Suarez, MD., MBA
Family Medicine Center, West Kendall Baptist Hospital
Baptist Health South Florida
Miami, Florida

Deepa Sharma, D.O., ABFM
Family Medicine Center, West Kendall Baptist Hospital
Benign Breast Clinic, Miami Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine 
Miami, Florida 

Agueda Hernandez, M.D., FAAFP
Chief Medical Officer and Designated Institutional Official
Baptist Health Center for the Advancement
of Learning
Miami, Florida

None of the planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relations with ineligible companies*.

*Ineligible Companies - Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Non-faculty contributors and other individuals involved in the planning, development, review and editing of the symposium content have indicated neither they nor their spouses/partners have relevant financial relationships.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Series location: 
West Kendall Baptist Hospital
9555 SW 162 Ave
MIami, FL 33196
United States