About the 2018 Conference

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The National Center for Medical Education Development and Research held its second Communities of Practice (CoP) Conference entitled, Medical Education & Clinical Transformation: A Curriculum Pathway Forward, on May 31 – June 1, 2018 at the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.

The conference convened for 2 days and focused on the second year of work by faculty and staff of the National Center. The first day featured a keynote presentation on “Adverse Childhood Experiences and their Impact on Health” by Dr. Altha Stewart, President of the American Psychiatric Association. On day 2, Dr. Christopher Layne, Director of Education in Evidence-based Practice UCLA National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, gave a keynote presentation on “Interpersonal Violence Across the Life Course.”