Answer: Deliberate practice. “It’s activity that’s explicitly intended to improve performance, that reaches for objectives just beyond one’s level of competence, provides feedback on results and involves high levels of repetition, ”according to Dr. K. Anders Ericsson, Conradi Eminent Scholar, professor of Psychology at Florida State University and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. Learn more on the subject from Dr. Ericsson, who is a key speaker at the OSU College of Medicine First Annual Excellence in Education Forum, "Essential Tools for Developing Professional Expertise,” scheduled for November 18 and 19. Sessions are filling up so register soon. RSVP online.