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2021 GME Workshop

Graduate Medical Education (GME) finance is a complicated, and many times, confusing subject that touches every aspect of a residency, fellowship or other GME program.

The Office of Mississippi Physician Workforce (OMPW) sponsored its’ inaugural Graduate Medical Education (GME) Workshop on May 7, 2021 at the Horne Event Center in Ridgeland, MS. The free, one-day event was designed to increase participants’ understanding of key issues in GME funding through a combination of information sessions, practical advice, and GME updates. Continuing Professional (CPE) Credits were available to CPA participants.

Held in collaboration with Laura Gillenwater, CPA, Horne LLP; Christopher Francazio, PKF Health; and Shatara Bogan, Mississippi Division of Medicaid;  the conference provided a venue in which new and established GME leadership, faculty, staff, and leaders considering future entrance into GME development could gain valuable education and engage in important network opportunities.

The seminar covered a variety of subjects including:

It is OMPW’s plan to develop and deliver an annual GME conference with future symposiums taking on multiple topics such as financial, academic, and accreditation challenges.

For more information, or to inquire or make suggestions for future topics or events, please call 601-815-0650 or reach our staff through our website’s contact page.