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Lectures are held from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm in Coleman North Auditorium unless otherwise stated.

2021 - 2022
Date Type Topic Speaker
Aug 09 Financial/Practice 
Asset Protection Cort Winsett, Esq.
Aug 02 System-Based Dealing with Difficult Patients Amber Thacker, MD
2019 - 2020
Date Type Topic Speaker
Dec 14 GME Research Certification Program Life as a Physician Scientist. Where from here? Faculty Panel
Dec 14 GME Research Certification Program Concluding Thoughts/Remarks Dipen Kadaria, MD
Nov 09 
(12:05 pm - 1:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Critical Review of the Literature Ankush Gosain, MD
Nov 09 
(1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Submission to Scientific Journal/ Conferences: Editors/ Reviewers perspective. Panel discussion  
Oct 12 
(12:05 pm - 1:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Biomedical Information Management or Why It Is Okay to Ignore Most of the Research Results. Ethics and Merits in Research Helmut Steinburg, MD
Oct 12 
(1:05 pm - 2:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Structure of Scientific Presentation Ivan Gerling, PhD
Sep 14 
(12:05 pm - 12:50 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Scientific Writing: Components of a good scientific paper Amanda Susan Clarke, PhD
Sep 14 (1:00 pm - 2:00 pm) GME Research Certification Program Preparing Your Manuscripts: Replying to reviewers’ comments Ankush Gosain, MD
Aug 10 
(12:05 pm - 1:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Working with Databases Keiichi Sumida, MD, MPH, PhD
Aug 10 
(1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Introduction to Systemic Review/Meta-Analysis Daniel T. Dibaba, PhD, MPH
Aug 10 GME Research Certification Program Small group discussions on working with databases Multiple faculty
Jul 13 
(12:00 pm - 12:50 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Introduction to Epidemiology and Epidemiological studies Csaba P. Kovesdy, MD

Jul 13 
(1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

GME Research Certification Program Intro to Biostatistics: Hypothesis and Statistical Testing R. Dhanireddy, MD
Jun 08
(12:00 pm - 12:50 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Writing Successful Grant Proposals: A Step by Step Guide L. Darryl Quarles, MD
Jun 08
(1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program How to Summarize Data and Do Initial Analysis Jeff Metter, MD
May 11 Financial/Practice
TMA Financial Lecture Module 4 Daniel Vandersteeg
May 11
(12:00 pm - 12:50 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Grants: Where, How, When, Why. What makes you eligible to be funded Sarah J. White, MA, EdM
May 11 GME Research Certification Program Biomedical Informatics at UTHSC/ Major data sources available at UTHSC R. L. Davis, MD
Apr 13 Financial/Practice
Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning Pickler Firm
Apr 13 GME Research Certification Program

Study Designs: Which one is right for my study?

Navigating Through IRB

Daniel T. Dibaba, PhD, MPH and Cameron Barclay, MSA, CIP
Apr 06 System-Based Integrating Protected Health Into Your Practice Sara Rhodes
Mar 09 GME Research Certification Program

Starting Your Project

Searching the Literature/End Note

Project Assignment


Polly Hofmann and Teresa Hartnett, 
Jim Dale, MD, and Alexandria Quesenberry, MS
Mar 09 Financial/Practice
Academic Physician-Salary Negotiation and Job Expectations Polly Hofmann and Teresa Hartnett
Mar 02 System-Based TN Suicide Prevention Network Justin Johnson
Feb 10 Financial/Practice
TMA Financial Lecture Module 3 (not recorded) Daniel Vandersteeg
Feb 03 GME Research Certification Program

Introduction to Mentors

Mentor and Mentorship

Developing Effective Research Collaboration



John Jefferies, MD

Feb 03 System-Based Resident Fatigue Valerie Crabtree
Jan 13
(12:50 pm - 2:00 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Introduction to Clinical Research (not recorded) Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD
Jan 13
(12:15 pm - 12:50 pm)
GME Research Certification Program Importance of Research/ Role and Roadmap to be a Physician Scientist (not recorded) Scott Strome, MD
Jan 13 Financial/Practice
Home Purchasing Chelsea LeGuenec
Jan 06 System-Based High Reliability Healthcare Susan Scott
Dec 09 Financial/Practice
Asset Protection Clayton Hahs
Dec 02 System-Based Civility David Plazas
Nov 11 Financial/Practice
TMA Financial Lecture Module 2 Daniel Vandersteeg
Nov 04 System-Based Economics of Medicine Dr. Ben Heavrin
Oct 14 Financial/Practice

Employment Contracts
(Physician Employment Agreement)

Chelsea LeGuenec
Oct 07 System-Based Midsouth Transplant Midsouth Transplant 
Sep 09 Financial/Practice
Lessons Learned Part 1: Five Practical Suggestions for Residents Clayton P. Hahs
Sep 02 System-Based No lecture   
Aug 19 Financial/Practice
Strategic Financial Partners Lecture Mark Loftis
Aug 12 Financial/Practice
Property, Casualty, and Life Insurance Landon Mills 
Aug 05 System-Based Student Loans Ina Burgdorf 
2018 - 2019
Date Type Topic Speaker
Apr 08 Financial/Practice
What To Know When Buying Your First Home Jonathan McAlister
Apr 01 System-Based Wellness Bindiya Bagga
Mar 11 Financial/Practice
Basic Investment Principles Daniel Vandersteeg
Mar 04 System-Based Rural Health Association and TCWD Rebecca Jolley and Mary Ann Watson
Feb 11 Financial/Practice
How To Build A Business Plan For Your Practice UCH
Feb 04 System-Based Consults: Requests and Responses Dr. E. Haavi Morrem 
Jan 14 Financial/Practice
Life Insurance and Malpractice Insurance-How Much Do I Need? Landon Mills
Jan 07 System-Based No Lecture  
Dec 10 Financial/Practice
Filing Your Taxes Michael Wages
Dec 03 System-Based Physician Interactions with LGBTQ Identified Patients: Supporting Gender & Sexual Identity Literacy for Health Care Professionals Nikki Dyer
Nov 12 Financial/Practice
Disability Insurance Barnett Group
Nov 05 System-Based TN Healthcare Decision Act Carol Schwab
Oct 8 Financial/Practice
Employment Contracts Daniel Vandersteeg
Oct 01 System-Based UCH TBD
Sep 10 Financial/Practice
Estate Planning Landon Mills
Sep 3 System-Based Cancelled  
Aug 13 Financial/Practice
How To Manage Your Debt, What To Pay Off First Jonathan McAlister
Aug 6 System-Based Student Loans Brandon Barfield
2017 - 2018
Date Type Topic Speaker
May 14 Financial/Practice
Cancelled Lebron Cooper, MD
May 07 System Based Handoff Communication Best Practices Suzy Scott
Apr 09 Financial/Practice
Rental Properties and Mortgages or Renting Landon Mills
Apr 02 System Based Cancelled  
Mar 12 Financial/Practice
Retirement Planning for Residents Jonathan D. McAlister
Mar 05 System Based Hospital Credentialing Sheri Yendrick 
Feb 12 Financial/Practice
Payment Reform Landscape Jackie Boswell
Feb 05 System Based Professionalism Michael Baron, MD
Jan 08 Financial/Practice
Jan 01 System Based Cancelled  
Dec 11 Financial/Practice
Investment Basics Daniel Vandersteeg
Dec 04 System Based Let's Talk: Sharing Bad News Julie O'Day, DNP, APRN, AGACNP-BC, FNP-BC
Nov 13 Financial/Practice
Compensation & Employment Agreements Steve Dickens
Nov 06 System Based Getting Active on Capitol Hill Rebecca Lofty Woods
Oct 09 Financial/Practice
Life Insurance Basics for Residents Landon Mills and Taylor Lloyd
Oct 02 System Based Resident Wellness Bindiya Bagga, MD
Sep 11 Financial/Practice
Physician Contracts

Daniel Vandersteeg
Strategic Financial Partners

Sep 04 System Based Cancelled  
Aug 07 System Based Student Loan and Financial Best Practices Brandon Barfield
2016 - 2017
Date Type Topic Speaker
May 08 Financial/Practice Management Payer Relationships Jackie Boswell, MBA, FACMPE
Assistant Vice President
Medical Practice Services
May 05 System Based TB Testing  
April 10 Financial/Practice Management Retirement Income Planning – Beginning with the End in Mind (not recorded) Lane Poley
April 07 System Based Resident Forum (not recorded) GMEC Residents
March 13 Financial/Practice Management Making Sense of TennCare Payment Reform Jacqueline Woeppel, ScD, MBA
March 03 System Based TN Healthcare Decision Act of 2004 Carol Schwab, JD
February 13 Financial/Practice Management Mortgages and Investments Landon Mills
February 03 System Based Millennial Healthcare: A Journey From Public to Population Health Scott Morris, MD
Founder and CEO, Church Health
Jenny Bartlett-Prescott
Senior Director of Integrated Health, Church Health
December 02 System Based Top 10 List: Why the VA Makes a Compelling Career Choice

Christopher R. Marino, MD
Chief of Staff
VAMC Memphis

November 14 Financial/Practice Management Pitfalls in Physician Employment Contracting Yarnell Beatty, General Counsel and
Katie Dageforde, Assistant General Counsel
Tennessee Medical Association
November 04 System Based If You Are in Medicine - You Are in Politics Kelley Hess, Government Affairs Specialist
Tennessee Medical Association
October 10 Financial/Practice Management Estate Planning: It's Not Just for the Rich and Famous Nathan Harro, CFP, ChFC, CLU, RICP
Northwestern Mutual
October 07 System Based Coding and Compliance Documentation Basics Becky Rodrian, CCS-P, CPC, CEMC, CPEDC, MBS, CBCS
Panacea Healthcare Solutions, Inc.
September 12 Financial/Practice Management How to Tackle Debt and Invest for the Future Stanton Brown and Landon Mills
Shoemaker Financial Advisors
September 02 System Based Research Resources for Residents and Fellows Michael A. Whitt, PhD
Chair, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Biochemistry
Director of GME Research
August 08 Financial/Practice Management Medical Professional Liability Insurance Brian Fortenberry
Assistant Vice President  - Underwriting at SVMIC
August 05 System Based Managing Student Debt Brandon Barfield
Doctors Without Quarters
2015 - 2016
Date Topic Speaker
June 03 Who Speaks for the Patient? Evaluating Capacity and Choosing the Proper Surrogate Jim West, MD
March 04 Alertness and Fatigue Valerie Crabtree, MD
February 05 J1 Visa/Conrad 30 Overview and Loan Repayment Incentives Ann Cranford, Director - Recruitment Retention Program, UTHSC
Tresea Donelson, Coordinator Tennessee State Loan Repayment Program
January 01 Cancelled  
December 04 Spreading Choosing Wisely in Communities Ed Dismuke, MD
November 06 Signing Your First Contract Anthony C. Pietrangelo
Darrell N. Phillips
October 02 Patient Safety for Residents Susan Scott &
Evan Paul
September 04 Buying Your First Home Caldwell Hughes
August 07 Student Loan Considerations for Residents and Fellows Brandon Barfield
Doctors Without Quarters
July 03 Cancelled  

Last Published: Sep 23, 2021