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Check out the IAMSE Webcast Audio Seminar Series Archives!

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce that the archives for “The Learning Environment in Health Sciences Education,” the 2019 Winter Series of the Webcast Audio Seminars are now online! The Webcast Audio Seminar archives are located on the IAMSE website under the Events heading as Web Seminars. Here, you will be able… Read more »

IAMSE Educational Scholarship & Curriculum Innovation Grant Applications Due January 15

The application deadline for the Educational Scholarship and Curriculum Innovation grant  proposals is quickly drawing near! The deadline for submitting applications is January 15, 2020. Applications are to be submitted on the submission page found here before the deadline. Instructions for grant proposals may be found here and on the grant submission page. Looking for information on the IAMSE-ScholarRx Educational Research… Read more »

Say Hello to Our Featured Member Cheryl Vasan!

Our association is a robust and diverse set of educators, researchers, medical professionals, volunteers and academics that come from all walks of life and from around the globe. Each month we choose a member to highlight their academic and professional career, and see how they are making the best of their membership in IAMSE. This… Read more »

Call for Committee Volunteers

Within our association, several committees are operating to help move the organization forward and achieve the strategic goals set by the Board of Directors. The contribution of our members to these committees is crucial and highly appreciated. At the moment, we are seeking a broad representation of professional educators, basic scientists, clinical scientists, and instructional… Read more »

#IAMSE20 Poster & Oral Abstracts Accepted Until December 1

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) would like to remind you that abstracts for Oral and Poster presentations are still be accepted for the 24th Annual IAMSE Conference to be held at the Hilton Denver City Center in Denver, CO, USA from June 13-16, 2020. The IAMSE meeting offers opportunities for faculty development… Read more »

IAMSE Officer Election Results

According to IAMSE bylaws, nominations for the positions of President, President-Elect, Secretary and Treasurer were sought from the general membership. The Board of Directors then voted to elect the officers of the association whose two-year terms will commence on January 1, 2020. It is my pleasure to announce to you the results of these recent… Read more »

Traveling far and wide to learn about medical education? Do tell!

As you may know, IAMSE maintains a listing of Medical Education Conferences on our website. We’d like to expand our listing of conferences, but to do this, we need your help! Will you be attending any Medical Education Conferences this year or next year? If you are, please let us know! You can send this… Read more »

#IAMSE20 Call for IAMSE-ScholarRx Educational Research Grants

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to once again be accepting applications for the IAMSE-ScholarRx Educational Research Grant Program. All IAMSE student members are eligible to submit a grant proposal. All students will need to have a faculty mentor sign off on the proposal confirming that all policies will be met…. Read more »

IAMSE on the Road at NVMO 2019

The IAMSE booth will be exhibiting at the annual meeting of the Netherlands Association for Medical Education (NVMO) in Rotterdam, The Netherlands on November 21 -22, 2019. IAMSE will be presenting a symposium in session C7 on Thursday afternoon, called: “Innovating medical science education by integrating online courses in classroom teaching”. IAMSE members James Pickering… Read more »

A Review from Medical Science Educator from Dr. Steven Crooks

This month the IAMSE Publications Committee review is taken from the article titled Medical Biochemistry Without Rote Memorization: Multi-Institution Implementation and Student Perceptions of a Nationally Standardized Metabolic Map for Learning and Assessment published in the Medical Science Educator, Volume 24, (pp 87-92), by Douglas B. Spicer, Kathryn H. Thompson, Michelle S. Tong, Tina M. Cowan, Tracy B. Fulton and… Read more »

#IAMSE20 Poster and Oral Abstract Submissions Still Being Accepted

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) would like to remind you that abstracts for Oral and Poster presentations are still be accepted for the 24th Annual IAMSE Conference to be held at the Hilton Denver City Center in Denver, CO, USA from June 13-16, 2020. The IAMSE meeting offers opportunities for faculty development… Read more »

Three IAMSE Members Receive AAMC’s 2019 Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award

This year several IAMSE members have been named winners of the AAMC’s Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award, sweeping three of the four awards offered in 2019. These winners are Dr. Kevin Krane, IAMSE 20 year member, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA; Dr…. Read more »