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Office of Medical Education ~ Clinical Education Day


Guest Speaker:  Maxine A. Papadakis, MD, FACP

Title: Assessment of Professionalism - Why and How
Date:  Monday, February 13, 2017
Time:  8:30 am - 12:00 p.m.
Location:  Tulane University School of Medicine,  DeBakey Classroom, Murphy Building, 2nd floor, 131 S. Robertson St.
New Orleans, LA 70112


This workshop provided hands-on experience with methods used to assess professionalism in medical students.  Participants discussed successes and difficulties that they have experienced as they assess medical students and discuss standards of professional behavior.


  • Translate ideals of professionalism to professional behaviors of medical students
  • Provide data about the correlation of professional performance by medical students and residents with their subsequent performance as practicing physicians
  • Describe how professionalism is assessed in clerkships
  • Discuss social networking and professionalism
  • Discuss respectful interactions by house staff and faculty towards students

Video of Session (Mediasite - Requires Tulane Login):