John Jones Surgical Society’s 15th Annual Spring Meeting

Patient Communication in the Digital Age: New Tools and Challenges for Healthcare

Time(s)

Symposium:
  • 7:45am – 8:45am: Registration & Breakfast
  • 8:45am – 12:30pm: Symposium
Lunch / JJSS Business Meeting: 
  • 12:30pm: Lunch (P&S Alumni, Presenters & Invited Guests)
  • 12:35pm: JJSS Annual Business Meeting (JJSS Members)
  • 1:00pm: JJSS Members Lunch (Join P&S Alumni)
Afternoon Events (Choice of):
  • 2:30pm – 3:15pm: P&S Student Concert
    Tours of the Columbia University Medical Center
  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm: Group 1
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm: Group 2

* Note:  JJSS Alumni may also choose to use the afternoon to re-connect with colleagues

Annual John Jones Surgical Society Reception / Dinner 

(JJSS Members, Presenters & Invited Guests Only)
6:00pm – 9:30pm

Location(s)

  • Symposium: P&S Alumni Auditorium, 650 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
  • Lunch: Bard Hall (Lower Level) 50 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032
  • P&S Student Concert: Bard Hall, 50 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032
  • JJSS Business Meeting: P&S Alumni Auditorium, 650 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
  • Tours of the Columbia University Medical Center:
    Groups 1&2 will both depart from the registration area outside Bard Hall
    Bard Hall, 50 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032

Overview

We are delighted to be hosting the Department of Surgery’s annual John Jones Surgical Society Symposium in conjunction with the P&S Alumni Reunion Weekend. We have put together an exciting agenda focusing on patient education in the digital age. We will be discussing new tools, how they are being utilized and the many challenges surrounding this new technology in the healthcare industry. Our experts will discuss topics such as; communication through patient portals, social media in medicine, data mining as the voice of the patient, innovations and much more! There will be plenty of time allocated for audience participation through Q&A. We look forward to seeing you all for an informative and memorable meeting!

Donation Details

The education and mentoring of young students, residents and faculty has been a major focus for the members of JJSS. If you would like to support this important endeavor, we ask that you consider a donation to the John Jones Research Fellowship.