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How to Lead a Team on the Wards: The Art to Being an Effective Resident

You just finished your intern year and are a resident on the wards. You now have one of the most rewarding and difficult jobs in medicine.

  • You must juggle the roles of teacher, manager, learner, and doctor. How do you effectively educate your medical students?
  • How do you make sure the interns have enough autonomy and supervision to grow? How do you get the most out of your attending’s expertise without using him or her as a crutch?

At the same time, you must do the most important task above all else — provide good medical care to your patients. Please join us and our invited experts to discuss how to navigate one of the most crucial transitions in your medical career — being a resident and a leader.