Webinars

Webinars


Friday Quick Pick Webinars

    We know you are busy.  It’s difficult to find time for professional development and networking.  So we’ve designed a series of lunch time webinars designed to nourish your spirit and feed your curiosity.  The 60 minute webinar format includes informative presentations, lively discussion and unique networking opportunities as we explore medical surplus recovery issues, challenges and opportunities.  Please join us as we explore the opportunities and challenges facing medical surplus recovery and medical product donation programs. Registration is limited to 20 participants, so register early! Quick Pick Registration
        Do you have webinar topic that you would like the MedSurplus Alliance to include? Please email us at info@medsurplusalliance.org    Thank you!  
      2016 Quick Pick Calendar
      • November 18th 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / What is the MedSurplus Alliance Accreditation Program?  The MedSurplus Alliance stakeholders believe that to make measurable progress we must commit to meet the MSA Code of Conduct standards and also demonstrate adherence through an objective accreditation program. This webinar will review existing medical product donation standards, the development of the MSA Code of Conduct,   MSA Accreditation Program overview and the current accreditation program process.
      2016 Quick Pick Calendar
        • June 17th 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / MedSurplus Alliance Membership,  Code of Conduct and Accreditation Program The MedSurplus Alliance stakeholders believe that to make measurable progress we must commit to meet the MSA Code of Conduct standards and also demonstrate adherence through an objective accreditation program. This webinar will review existing medical product donation standards, the development of the MSA Code of Conduct, MSA participation options, the MSA Accreditation Program pilot findings and the current accreditation program process.
          • June 24th 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / Gordian knot – Cutting through the barriers to in-country biomedical support.  Providing biomedical tech support is an ongoing challenge for MSROs and their partners. Learn how one cross-sector team used an innovative approach to develop an in-country pilot model to meet this need.
            • July 8th 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / MedSurplus Alliance Membership,  Code of Conduct and Accreditation Program The MedSurplus Alliance stakeholders believe that to make measurable progress we must commit to meet the MSA Code of Conduct standards and also demonstrate adherence through an objective accreditation program. This webinar will review existing medical product donation standards, the development of the MSA Code of Conduct, MSA participation options, the MSA Accreditation Program pilot findings and the current accreditation program process.
            • July 22nd 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / How to Choose an MSRO Partner – This webinar will share guidelines, tools and strategies that hospitals can use to identify, evaluate and choose qualified MSRO partners.
              • August 26th 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / Medical Mission Trips – Learn about recent Catholic Health Association, Short-Term Mission Trips: Phase One research findings, Mission program models and MSA stakeholder program opportunities.
                • September 23rd 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / MSRO and Donor Cultural CompetencyWhat stakeholders can do to ensure that their in-county partners are respected, their insights are heard and their contributions drive decision-making.
                  • October 31st 2:00 – 3:00 PM EST / Hurricane Matthew Response  Visit the Disaster Response page to read the Quick Pick Call summary.
                  • November 18th 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST / What is the MedSurplus Alliance Accreditation Program?  The MedSurplus Alliance stakeholders believe that to make measurable progress we must commit to meet the MSA Code of Conduct standards and also demonstrate adherence through an objective accreditation program. This webinar will review existing medical product donation standards, the development of the MSA Code of Conduct,   MSA Accreditation Program overview and the current accreditation program process.
                  • December – No Forum Scheduled
                   


                    2015 Event Calendar
                    • August 7, 2015 – MedSurplus Alliance Webinar: Domestic Aid Programs: This one-hour panel discussion on domestic aid activities of US-based Medical Surplus Recovery Organizations has the goal to explore the different domestic aid models, common obstacles to building a domestic aid program and how to engage gifts-in-kind (GIK) partners on these activities.
                    • August 19-20, 2015 – MedSurplus Alliance Retreat – Springfield, IL: MSA Stakeholders Only
                    • June 24, 2015 – Creating a Framework:  How to formalize monetary, in-kind donations, and sponsorship for MSROs. MSA MSRO Stakeholders Only
                    • May 26, 2015  – Nepal Earthquake Response: The MedSurplus Alliance hosted a conference call to share assessments and discuss response strategies.
                    • April 17, 2015 – Warehouse Management Systems Webinar: Chance Dewerth, MedWish, facilitated an overview and conversation regarding warehouse management systems. MSA MSRO Stakeholders Only
                    • October 21, 2015 – MSA Leadership Council Meeting: Washington, DC

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