Celebration of Resident and Fellow Education and Research Day

Other Education Programs

June 9, 2021 | 12:00-4:00pm | Specific agenda will be posted at a later date

Abstract Submissions

Due March 26th, 2021

Carefully read the abstract directions below in each section to ensure you are submitting to the correct category. Read and download the .pdf abstract version within that category. Develop your abstract based on the directions. Then, submit your abstract by completing the Google Docs submission form. Allow yourself enough time to complete the new submission process. Resident and Fellow first authored work only: medicine, podiatry, pharmacy, and physical therapy.

Event Information

Platform

This year’s event will mirror 2020 where all posters will be electronic and posted on the UF Health Jacksonville intranet Bridge website. Those abstracts accepted for platform presentation will provide a 10 minute, live oral presentation in the LRC in a socially-distanced manner covering their research.

Scholarly Awards

Each category will be judged for an award based on their poster presentation of their accepted abstract. Additionally, platform presenters will also be eligible for an award.

Graduation Awards

The following graduation awards will be presented on June 9th. Nominations are open and were sent to programs January 6th. Nominations are due back to OEA on March 15, 2021 (this is a hard deadline and will not be extended).

Residents

The Rosilie O. Saffos Outstanding Resident Teacher Award
...is presented annually to a resident to honor the memory of Dr. Rosilie O. Saffos, a true physician and teacher who possessed those qualities that we, as physicians, would like to see in ourselves, including compassion, intellectual curiosity, and a genuine dedication to education.
The Edward Jelks Outstanding Resident Clinician Award
... is presented annually to the resident who through dedication, diligence and compassion, or through innovation in patient care, is considered to have contributed the most to the improvement of patient care at Shands Jacksonville.
The Ann Harwood-Nuss Resident Advocate Award
... is presented annually to the resident who has contributed the most to improving the educational and working environment of his/her fellow residents.
The Robert Wears Outstanding Resident in Quality and Patient Safety Award
... is presented annually to the resident who through effort, innovation, and collaboration with both fellow residents and other members of the healthcare team, has made the most outstanding contribution to improving quality and patient safety. The award has been named after Dr. Robert Wears, an exceptional example of one whose life was dedicated to quality and patient safety.

Faculty and Residents

The Louis S. Russo Award for Outstanding Professionalism in Medicine
... is presented annually to one faculty and one resident who hold the highest standards of medical professionalism, substantiated by a commitment to personal behavior that reflects the core values of the consummate physician:
  • Altruism: the faculty/resident places the best interests of patients above self, with unconditional caring of and dedication to the patient, regardless of ability to pay or station in life
  • Excellence: the faculty/resident embraces a conscientious effort to exceed ordinary expectations and to make a commitment to high competence and lifelong learning
  • Ethics: the faculty/resident demonstrates a code of honor and integrity, with consistent regard for the highest standards of behavior
  • Respect for others: the faculty/resident possesses the essence of humanism that is central to professionalism and fundamental to the enhancement of collegiality among physicians
Nominations are open and were sent to programs January 6th. Nominations are due back to OEA on March 15, 2021 (this is a hard deadline and will not be extended).

Call for Celebration Day Faculty Reviewers & Judges

Applications Due February 3rd

Would you like to volunteer as a reviewer or judge as part of the Celebration of Resident and Fellow Education and Research Day? We are opening the opportunity to apply to all faculty. Please complete the following submission form. There is a .pdf version .pdf (Adobe PDF Document) to review in advance, then complete the Google Docs form and submit! Selected reviewers and judges will be notified by February 19th. Please email Elisa Zenni (Elisa.Zenni@jax.ufl.edu) with any questions.