Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has named UCSF Center for Excellence in Primary Care (CEPC) director Nwando Olayiwola, MD, MPH, FAAFP, and UCSF Center for Innovation in Access and Quality (CIAQ) co-director Delphine Tuot, MDCM, MAS, as speakers for the 2017 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition, which will be held on February 19-23, 2017, in Orlando, Fla., at the Orange County Convention Center.
In October 2016, CEPC published a groundbreaking 53 page report, “High-Functioning Primary Care Residency Clinics.” The report proposes a model to assist residency teaching clinics to transform themselves, using many case examples from well-organized teaching clinics around the country.
To read the report, please visit: www.aamc.org/buildingblocksreport
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The Center for Excellence in Primary Care (CEPC) has been awarded a 1-year grant from The Hitachi Foundation to complete a yearlong pilot project focused on translating CEPC's current in-person health coaching training curriculum into an online format.