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School of Medicine

Committees

School of Medicine Committees

Professionalism

Purpose

The committee serves as a resource to the Dean regarding professional behavior within the School of Medicine and academic community.

Goals

To conduct assessments and to recommend strategies to encourage adoption of professional behavior in all members of the academic community, but especially faculty of the school of medicine, housestaff (interns, residents and fellows) and medical students. To serve as informal consultants to those observing less than professional behavior in others.

Assignments

The committee manages current assignments and makes recommendations to the Dean.

Procedures for Appointment

Appointment is made by the Dean.

Membership and Term

Appointments are for three years. Appointments are staggered with approximately one third of the committee appointed annually. Some people have appointments longer than three years by virtue of their position.

Contacts

Kathleen Kreutzer , M.Ed.
Assistant Professor
Office of Faculty Affairs, Faculty and Instructional Development
Phone: 804-828-9789
E-mail: kkreutze@vcu.edu