Other Committees

DSECT has four additional committees under the guidance of the steering committee:

 

Recruitment Strategy and Application Review Committee 

Chair: Dr. Mitch Levine
Responsible for developing (and improving as needed) the strategy for recruiting top trainee candidates and the application processes. They will also review the applications submitted and will make recommendations for enrollment.

 

Curriculum and Program Evaluation Committee

Chair: Dr. Lisa Dolovich
Oversees all aspects of the program, including curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation. It is also responsible for planning the monthly DSECT/DSEN Seminar Series and the Annual DSECT Symposium.

 

Mentorship and Leadership Committee

Chair: Dr. Lehana Thabane
Responsible for evaluating and improving the mentorship capacity and processes of the program. This committee will review the learning plans submitted by trainees at the beginning of each program year and identify and facilitate mentorship and practicum opportunities for the trainees.

 

Program Administration Committee

Chair: Dr. Lisa Dolovich
Responsible for overseeing all aspects of program development, implementation, and evaluation. This committee will oversee recruitment, development of program materials, budget, human resources, and general administrative issues.