Internal Medicine

  • Master Clinician Program


    Committee I:  Learning from other programs

    • Literature search
      • Master Mentor/Master Clinician Mentor
      • How to inculcate findings into an academic culture
    • Refining our goals
    • Members
      • Teri Brennan
      • Greg Schmidt
      • Zuhair Ballas
      • Dan Diekema
      • Janet Schlechte (chair)
      • Doug Hornick

    Committee II:  Preserving a tradition of clinical excellence

    • Develop questions for video interviews with Drs. Clifton, Seebohm, Abboud, Hubel, DeGowin and Smith
    • Create a video that reflects the Iowa tradition
    • Members
      • Tom Gross
      • Don Brown
      • Richard Kerber
      • Jeff Wilson (chair)

    Committee III:  Creating a culture of excellence

    • Develop a series of videos to share clinical skills based on “What I Do Best”
    • Develop a series of educational days for faculty to observe colleagues in practice
    • Develop strategies for mentoring junior faculty
    • Members
      • Chris Goerdt
      • Peter Densen
      • Brian Link
      • Ellen Gordon

    Committee IV:  Develop measures of clinical effectiveness to assess impact of activities

    • Members
      • Scott Vogelgesang (chair)
      • Joel Gordon
      • Manish Suneja
      • Becky Hegeman
      • Gwen Beck
      • Mark Wilson