Inis J. Bardella, M.D., FAAFP

Associate Dean for Faculty Development and
Global Health Initiatives
Professor, Family and Preventative Medicine
Chicago Medical School
Phone: 847.578.3409
Fax: 847.775.6525
Email: inis.bardella@rosalindfranklin.edu

 
Teaching
Teaching of Students in Courses
• Patient Interviewing, Faculty small group facilitator (MS1), University of Pittsburg (1996 – 2002)
• Physical Diagnosis, Faculty (MS2), University of Pittsburgh (1997 – 2001)
• Course Director Community Family Medicine Elective (MS4) (1997 – 2004)
• Observed Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCE), Faculty evaluator (MS3), University of Pittsburgh (1999 – 2002)
• Family Medicine Clerkship, Faculty (MS3), University of Pittsburgh (1996 – 2004)
• Molecular Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease, Faculty PBL facilitator (MS1), University of Pittsburgh (2000 – 2001)
• Ambulatory Care Course, Faculty (MS 1), University of Pittsburgh (2000 – 2004)
• Medicine Ethics and Society, Faculty small group facilitator (MS1, MS2), University of Pittsburgh (2001)
• Research Journal Club, Mentor and faculty small group facilitator (MS1, MS2), University of Pittsburgh (2002 – 2004)
• Clinical Skills, Coordinator and faculty small group facilitator (MS1, MS2), University of Pittsburgh (2003 – 2004)
• Introduction to Clinical Medicine, Faculty small group facilitator (MS1), Indiana University (2004 – 2005)
• Family Medicine Clerkship Director , Indiana University (2004-2006)
• Co-Director Family Medicine International Electives, University of Colorado (MS1, MS4) (2006 – 2010)
• Family Medicine Clerkship, Faculty small group facilitator (MS3), University of Colorado (2006 – 2007)
• Co-Director Family Medicine Mentored Scholarly Activity (MS1-4), University of Colorado (2007 – 2008, 2010)
• Adult Ambulatory Care/Rural and Community Care, Faculty small group facilitator (MS3), University of Colorado (2007 – 2010)
• Clinical Genetics Course, Faculty – Common Genetic Diseases Lecture, PBL Facilitator, Chicago Medical School, RFUMS (2011 – Present)
• Course Director International Health Elective (M1-2), Chicago Medical School (2011 – Present)
• Course Director M4 Global Health Electives, Chicago Medical School (2011 – Present)
• Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty small group facilitator (M2), Chicago Medical School (2011 – Present)

Formal Teaching of Residents, Clinical Fellows and Research Fellows
• Resident Colposcopy Workshop, Indiana University (2006)
• Research Methodology Course (30 hour seminar), National University of Rwanda (2008)
• Reading and Writing Medical Literature Course (15 hour seminar), National University of Rwanda (2008)
• Introduction to Community Medicine Course (6 hour seminar), National University of Rwanda (2009)

Recent National and International Invited Teaching
• Christian Medical and Dental Associations Annual Scientific Meeting, Student Conference, June 16, 2006
-Permeation: What, Why and How
• Christian Medical and Dental Associations Annual Scientific Meeting, June 21, 2008
-Impacting the Next Generation
• AAFP National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students, August 1, 2008
-Global Health Panel Presentation: What will improve the health of the developing world?
• AAFP Family Medicine Global Health Workshop, September 9-11, 2010
-Plenary – Building Capacity Through Medical Education
-Panel – Consult the Consultant
-Workshop – Are you my mentor? (co-taught with Amy Willis, MS3, Benjamin Deaton, MS3,
Casey Weimer, MS3)
• AAFP Family Medicine Global Health Workshop, October 13-15, 2011
-Workshop – Getting Started in Global Health
-Workshop – Building and Developing People and Programs for Sustainability: Kyrgyzstan and Albania
• Medical Student Conference, University of Tirana School of Medicine, Tirana, Albania, October 24, 2006
-Caring for Women
• Medical Surgical Conference, Tirana, Albania, October 27, 2006, co-taught with Dr. Eric Hussar
-Workshop – What is PICO?
-Workshop – How do I Answer the Question?
• Young Doctors’ Medical Conference, Tirana, Albania, October 28, 2006
-Breast Exam Skills Workshop
• Transformation 2007, Tirana, Albania, May 18-20, 2007 – Annual and only CME event for Albanian general doctors and family doctors
-Plenary – Why Are We Here? (Why CME is important)
-Workshop – Abnormalities of the Largest Organ
-Workshop – Breast Exam Evidence and Skills
-Workshop – Giving Bad News (co-taught with Dr. Martin Leiper)
• Medical Student Conference, University of Tirana School of Medicine, Tirana, Albania, October 27, 2007
-Asthma 2007
• Medical Surgical Conference, Tirana, Albania, October 26, 2007
-Learning From Medical Practice (workshop)
• Young Doctors’ Medical Conference, Tirana, Albania, October 27, 2007
-Pelvic Exam Skills Workshop
• Faculty Development Workshop, Butare and Kigali, Rwanda February 13 and 15, 2008 (2 half day workshops)
-Assessments – Methods and Process
• Faculty Development Workshop, University of Tirana School of Medicine, Tirana, Albania, October 28, 2008 (half day workshop)
-Becoming an Effective Clinical Teacher
• Medical Student Conference, University of Tirana School of Medicine, Tirana, Albania, October 28, 2008
-Diabetes and the Skin
-Abdominal Pain
• Medical Surgical Conference, Tirana, Albania, October 31, 2008
-Suicide Prevention: Role of the Family Physician
• Young Doctors’ Medical Conference, Tirana, Albania, November 1, 2008
-Breast Exam Skills Workshop
• Conference on Coordination of Medical Education in Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda, November 13-14, 2008
-USAID Rwanda Medical Training Initiative
• Seminar in Medical and Surgical Emergencies, Kigali, Rwanda, July 8-9, 2009
-Bacterial Endocarditis
-Diabetic Emergencies
• National Center for Continuous Education in Albania, Tirana, Albania, May 25-26, 2010 – Co-Taught with Mark Huntington, MD, PhD (2 half days, workshop sessions)
-Needs Assessment for Continuing Education
-Education Goals and Objectives
-Teaching Methods
-Evaluation of Continuing Education
• Transformation 2010, Tirana, Albania, May 29-30, 2010 – Annual and only CME event for Albanian general doctors and family doctors
-Opening Plenary – Sharing What We Know with Colleagues and Patients
-Workshop – Pediatric Consultations – Co-taught with Dr. Valbona Iljazi primary presenter
-Workshop – Documentation – Co-taught with Dr. Valbona Iljazi
-Workshop – Teaching in Small Groups
• Kosovo Family Medicine Residency, Prishtina, Kosovo, June 1, 2010
-Sharing What We Know with Colleagues and Patients
• University of Tirana School of Medicine, Tirana, Albania, December 13-17, 2010 – Co-taught with Genc Burazeri PhD
-Research Methodology (5 day seminar series for physician PhD candidates)
• Transformation 2011, Tirana, Albania, May 28-29, 2011 – Semi-Annual National CME event for Albanian general doctors and family doctors
-Plenary – Translating the Evidence to the Patient (Co-Taught with Dr. Elizabeth Swain, UK)
-Workshop – An Evidence Based Approach to Headaches
-Workshop – The Evidence for Management of Hypertension
• Kosovo Family Medicine Residency, Prishtina, Kosovo, May 31, 2011
-Translating the Evidence to the Patient
• Doctors on Call for Service Goma Continuing Medical Education, Democratic Republic of Congo,
October 18-19, 2011 – Semi-Annual CME event
-The Premature Infant: Prevention and Management`
-Neonatal Infections: Identification and Management
-Principles of Resuscitation and Intubation
-Diabetes Mellitus – A Huge Topic
• Transformation 2012, Tirana, Albania, May 12-13, 2012 – Semi-Annual National CME event for Albanian general doctors and family doctors
-Plenary – Managing Health Problems in Primary Care
-Workshop – Communication Skills in Primary Care: Demanding and Aggressive People
-Workshop – Physical Exam Skills in Primary Care: Cardiovascular and Respiratory
• Kosovo Family Medicine Residency, Prishtina, Kosovo, May 15, 2012
-Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Family Medicine
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