4th Friday Preceptor Development - SOAP and Match Mentoring for Preceptors

February 23, 2024

The 4th Friday Preceptor Development Series provides regular programming for LMU-DCOM preceptors working with 3rd and 4th year students on clinical rotations. This monthly series of one hour virtual sessions delivered over the noon hour is designed to provide regular preceptor development programming to address ongoing preceptor needs.

Target Audience

LMU-DCOM physician preceptors

Learning Objectives

1. Provide preceptors with a brief overview of The National Residency Match Program (NRMP), The Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS), and the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP),

2. Review resources available to preceptors and other applicants about NRMP, ERAS, SOAP, and other topics.

3. Identify appropriate methods for assisting and supporting 4th-year medical students on rotation who are participating in SOAP.


Additional Information

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Course summary
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Event starts: 
02/23/2024 - 12:00pm EST
Event ends: 
02/23/2024 - 1:00pm EST

J. Michael Wieting, DO, MEd, FAOCPMR-D, FAAOE | michael.wieting@LMUnet.edu

Dr. Wieting has no financial relationships to disclose.

Lisa Shelburne, MBA | lisa.shelburne@LMUnet.edu

Ms. Shelburne has no financial relationships to disclose.

The Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. LMU-DCOM designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.

The University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNE COM) is accredited by the Maine Medical Association’s Council on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation (MMA CCMEA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

UNE COM designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM and 1.0 University of New England contact hours for non-physicians. Contact hours may be submitted by non-physician, non-PA health professionals for continuing education credits.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the ACCME through the joint providership of University of New England and LMU-DCOM. University of New England is accredited by the Maine Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


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Required Hardware/software

Learners will need a device with Internet access and the ability to enter a Zoom meeting.