Career Building

Residents and Fellows have the opportunity to gain insight into the challenges of landing a job and building a career as well as discuss specific issues with physicians who can provide guidance. Attend a pizza lunch and evening reception to interact with your peers and program directors.

Meet and Greet

Practice and Employer Meet and Greet

Registered practices and employers will be available at the Career Center booth for 30-minute time slots to answer questions, give advice, and promote their practice or open positions.

Click here for information or sign up to participate in the event

Education

Education

Landing a Job-- Learn to navigate into independent practice after clinical training with skills to help you find a job, negotiate opportunities for success, and handle any challenges you may face.

Career Building--Come prepared with any questions you may have, as this session provides insight to follow best practices and know which actions to avoid in the fellowship interview match process.

Essential Skills for Starting Practice--Listen to faculty speak on a wide-range of topics including office or surgical coding and documentation, getting involved with organizations, and work/life balance.

Lumbar Spinal Injections Hands-on Course--Residents and fellows are highly encouraged to attend Friday’s half-day intensive course. Faculty involved with the NASS Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine (ISMM) Fellowship Program will discuss lumbar spinal injection techniques and patient selection, as well as provide hands-on cadaveric training for lumbar epidural steroid injections, lumbar medial branch blocks, and sacroiliac joint injections. Faculty include Allen S. Chen, MD, MPH; Zachary McCormick, MD; and Byron J. Schneider, MD. There is an extra fee for this course.

Spotlight

NASS Spotlight Zone

Review and Recharge at the Spotlight Zone. Watch online courses and expert presentation videos, as well as listen to podcasts while charging your electronic devices.

Headshots

Professional Headshots

Get a professional headshot. Stop by the Career Center booth to have your picture taken and emailed to you.

Networking

Networking

Relax and chat about the morning’s session during a pizza lunch on Wednesday.

After the Wednesday educational programs, stop by the social hour at the convention center for food and libations before heading off to dinner.

Attend the 17th Annual Resident/Fellow/Program Director Reception on Thursday. Interact and enjoy beverages and hors d’oeuvres with colleagues in a casual setting.