AISES Leadership Summit Registration Deadline is Tomorrow!

The deadline for online registration of the 2016 AISES Leadership conference closes on Friday, April 1, 2016. REGISTER NOW to secure your place.  Due to security requirements at the host locations there will be no registration past April 1st and no onsite registration.

AISESWe are looking forward to an informative and inspiring conference where you will have many opportunities to network, develop your leadership skills and more.  Some of the exciting sessions include, “My Culture and STEM”, “Embracing Social Media for Technical Professionals”, and “Harness the Teamwork” among many others. View the full agenda at: http://www.aises.org/leadership-summit.

Additionally, we are excited to offer tours to all participants.  Those interested in exploring the IBM campus, plan on attending the 2:45 pm session on Saturday with Barbara Schepp.  The Mayo Clinic tour will take place on Friday morning.  The tour of the Mayo Clinic is limited to 75 participants. Please make sure to pre-register for the Mayo Clinic Tour during your online registration if you are interested.  If you have already registered for the summit and did not register for the Mayo Clinic tour, please email Lisa Paz at lpaz@aises.org.

Featured Session: Mayo Tours

Mayo Clinic Celebration of Research and Careers Tour:

Mayo Clinic researchers investigate today’s medical mysteries, generating new knowledge and translating discoveries into therapies to advance patient care. During this session, you will explore several Research labs and meet a highly skilled team of medical professionals, including scientists, medical technologists, lab assistants, and other specialists. Experience firsthand the exemplary environment of one of the world’s leading health-care institutions and discover the possible impact Research will create for future generations.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and School of Health Sciences Tour:

Mayo Clinic is an internationally renowned academic medical center that continually transforms clinical care, research, and education. The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine provides educational opportunities for learners who want to become tomorrow’s outstanding professionals in healthcare and biomedical research.

This presentation will discuss various pathways to enter health science careers in the Mayo School of Health Sciences, to pursue a career as a physician within the Mayo Medical School, and to become a research scientist within the Mayo Graduate School. For more information about these schools, please visit www.mayo.edu/education

Mayo Clinic Simulation Experience:

Mayo Clinic faculty and staff will guide participants through a simulation of medical and leadership response to crisis situations. The learner will have the opportunity to be a member of a simulated relief team assisting with casualties of a natural disaster. Learners will be divided into teams of approximately 6 and be mentored by a medical provider serving as  faculty  who will demonstrate some techniques of the clinical care of an injured simulated casualty(mannequin) and then have the team work together to perform these skills.

Skills demonstrated and experienced will include, but not be limited to, control of bleeding, airway establishment, circulatory support, the primary and secondary survey of a casualty and at all times working as a team with closed loop communication and mutual support of team members in a safe learning environment. No prior medical expertise is necessary for learners. All pertinent simulation involves mannequins only with moulage/make-up, except for possible demonstration of ultrasound diagnosis on a volunteer faculty member.

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