Best Practices for Semi-Annual Evaluation of Fellows

Craig A. Piquette, MD “Oh, how I hate evaluations with my boss!”   How many times have you said that? We often feel that those meetings are a waste of time and we never learn anything from them. Our fellows probably feel the same way but we have an opportunity to...

Using Behavior-Based Interviews to Improve the Interview Process

As a relatively new program director years ago I spent an inordinate amount of time coaching trainees with performance difficulties to success. Most of them did not have difficulties with medical knowledge, but in multiple behavioral competencies, namely...