IRFAC

Charge

The above Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee shall have as part of its charter the development of policies relevant to Resident/Fellowship appointment and education.  These shall include stipend, fringe benefits, working conditions, supervision, weekend and holiday duty, grievance and termination procedures, quality of patient care, and the particulars of the RPA/FPA documents.  The above list shall not be considered a limitation on the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee’s scope but rather specific examples of the topics it shall and can consider for policy development.

Process​​

Policy recommendations of the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee will be forwarded by the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee Chair to the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Committee for review and approval, they will then be forwarded to the Dean for a decision. Only policy recommendations that have unanimous, majority, or tied support of the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee shall be forwarded to the GME Committee for review and approval. All recommendations of the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee and GME Committee pertaining to the RPA/FPA and Resident/Fellowship Physician Policies approved by the Dean are binding upon the School of Medicine and Residents/Fellows. The Dean retains unilateral discretion to determine the implementation date of approved policies. If a recommendation pertaining to the RPA/FPA is not approved by the Dean, the Dean or his/her designee must respond in writing to the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee in a timely manner from receipt of the recommendation. Changes in the RPA/FPA may be made only by recommendation of the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee or GME Committee and approved by the Dean, or by the Dean after consultation with the Institutional Resident/Fellow Advisory Committee and GME Committee. The RPA/FPA will be the same for both incoming and present Residents/Fellows at any given time.


2013-2014 IRFAC Meeting S​chedule

IRFAC meets the first Wednesday of the month from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 August 7, 2013

UWMC A-325 

 September 4, 2013

UWMC A-325 

 October 2, 2013

UWMC A-325 

 November 6, 2013

UWMC A-325 

 December 4, 2013

UWMC A-325 

 January 8, 2014

UWMC A-325 

 February 3, 2014

UWMC A-325

 March 5, 2014

UWMC A-325

 April 2, 2014

UWMC A-325 

 May 7, 2014

UWMC A-325

 June 4, 2014

UWMC A-325

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