The E.A.S.E. program provides an ongoing forum for Program Director (PD) faculty development and to ensure timely PD-DIO communications on important topics.  The E.A.S.E. acronym stands for the various roles that PDs encounter in their jobs including – Educator, Administrator, Scholar, and Evaluator.

2019-2020 Meeting Dates

Monthly required PD sessions are held from Aug-May, typically on the third Thursday of every month from 4:30-5:30 in the Flex Learning Center (E2 8101A).

August 15
September 19
October 17
November 21
DecemberNo Meeting
January 16
February 20
MarchNo Meeting
April 16
May 21
June & JulyNo Meeting


You can join these sessions remotely through Blackboard Collaborate. For the best experience please join from the Google Chrome browser.

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You will be prompted to enter your name.  Please enter your last name and program (example: ​Napolitano  Anesthesiology).  If you are joining the meeting remotely in a group, please enter each name that is present so we can accurately keep track of attendance.  This URL will work for all meetings.  If you have problems accessing the meeting remotely, please email BlackboardHelp@uams.edu.