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IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “The Rising Tide of Competency-Based Medical Education: A Global View”

The Rising Tide of Competency-Based Medical Education: A Global View Presenter: Jason Frank September 7, 12 PM ET What is wrong with health professions education? Does it really need a “fix”? Why are so many schools and professions turning to competency-based medical education (CBME)? This session will provide a state-of-the-art overview of the CBME movement… Read more »

IAMSE – Fall 2016 WAS Archive Now Available

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce that the archives for the 2016 Fall Series of the Webcast Audio Seminars, Times are Changing: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Strategies for Assessment of Skills, Attitudes, and Behaviors across the Health Sciences, are now available online! The Webcast Audio Seminar archives are… Read more »

How to Submit Your Ideas to the IAMSE Idea Box

Do you have an idea for the IAMSE website, a meeting, or anything else IAMSE related? Add it to the IAMSE idea box! To access the idea box, log in to the IAMSE member site here. Once logged in, click “Manage Profile” at the top right of the page and then scroll to where it… Read more »

IAMSE – Have You Visited the WAS Archives?

As you probably know, IAMSE offers three Webcast Audio Seminar (WAS) Series every year. Did you know that we maintain an archive of all WAS seminars on the IAMSE website as well? The archive is the perfect opportunity to revisit your favorite series or to catch up on missed seminars, such as the Spring 2016… Read more »

#IAMSE19 Focus Session Abstracts Due September 15

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce the call for focus sessions for the 23rd Annual IAMSE Conference to be held in Roanoke, VA, USA from June 8-11, 2019. The IAMSE meeting offers opportunities for faculty development and networking, bringing together medical sciences and medical education across the continuum of health… Read more »

IAMSE Exhibiting at 2017 AMEE Meeting

The upcoming 2017 AMEE Annual Conference will be taking place in Helsinki, Finland from August 26-30, 2017. At the meeting, IAMSE will be delivering the symposium “Advances in Evidence-Based Health Sciences Education” (symposium 8D on Tuesday August 29). Also as our colleague you are invited to attend the annual IAMSE Luncheon on Monday August 28… Read more »

NBME Outreach to Basic Science Educators

The National Board of Medical Examiners® (NBME®) is currently seeking medical educators (basic science course and clerkship directors or residency program directors) who would be interested in writing 5 to 15 test questions for their Histology subject examination. No other work or time commitment would be required beyond the actual writing and mailing of the… Read more »

#IAMSE18 – Reminder Pre-Conference Workshop Submissions – Due 9/1!

The deadline for the 2018 Call for Pre-Conference Professional Development Workshops is quickly drawing near. As a reminder, proposals are to be submitted in the format requested through the online proposal submission site. Submission deadline is September 1, 2017. As a reminder, the focus for these workshops should include: Leadership/Advancement as a Medical Educator Research/Scholarship/Publications Instruction/Assessment Technology Please contact… Read more »

IAMSE – How to Subscribe to MSE’s Table of Contents

Medical Science Educator

Springer offers email alerts to keep up to date with new issues of Medical Science Educator! If you did not do so yet, please sign up for the Table of Contents alerts. To subscribe, click here. In the right column, four blocks down, you will see “Alerts for this journal.” If you enter your email address,… Read more »

IAMSE – Event of Interest – TBLC Regional Workshop

The Team-Based Learning Collaborative (TBLC) will be offering an all-day workshop on team-based learning at their 2017 Regional Workshop in Chicago, Illinois on September 30, 2017. This workshop is split into two sessions, TBL 101 and Creating an Effective TBL Module, which will help you learn the basics of implementing TBL in your classroom. The… Read more »

#IAMSE18 – Save the Date!

Join us for the 22nd IAMSE conference on Medical Science Education! We will be meeting at the Green Valley Ranch and Resort, just outside of Las Vegas, Nevada on June 9-12. Las Vegas, Nevada, USA June 9-12, 2018 Co-Hosted by Roseman University of Health Sciences, University of Nevada Las Vegas, and Touro University Nevada This year’s… Read more »

IAMSE – Congratulations to the MSE Outstanding Reviewer

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) would like to congratulate Dr. Rick Vari as the winner of the 2017 Outstanding Reviewer Award. This award is a new initiative of the Editorial Board of Medical Science Educator. The award is to be presented annually to recognize one of the journal’s reviewers for his/her outstanding peer… Read more »