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#IAMSE18 – Call for Focus Sessions – Deadline September 15

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce the call for focus sessions for the 22nd Annual IAMSE Conference to be held at the Green Valley Ranch and Resort, just outside of Las Vegas, from June 9-12, 2018. The IAMSE meeting offers opportunities for faculty development and networking, bringing together medical… Read more »

IAMSE – Congratulations to the 2017 Educational Scholarship Grant Winners!

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) would like to congratulate the 2017 Educational Scholarship Grant Recipients. We received many high quality grants this year. There were 25 submissions, and we are happy to congratulate the following on receiving the IAMSE Educational Scholarship Grant this year: Osvaldo Lopez, Ph.D. (Rowan University): “Incentive structure and student… Read more »

IAMSE – Congratulations to the Master Scholar Award Winner!

The International Association of Medical Science Educations (IAMSE) would like to congratulate the winner of the 2017 Master Scholar award. William B. Jeffries, Ph.D. Professor of Pharmacology and Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education University of Vermont Burlington, Vermont William B. (Bill) Jeffries, Ph.D. is a Professor of Pharmacology and the Senior Associate Dean for… Read more »

IAMSE – Visit 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 »

#IAMSE18 – Call for Pre-Conference Professional Development Workshops

The Professional Development Committee is soliciting proposals to be considered for the 2018 IAMSE slate of Professional Development Pre-Conference (Saturday) workshops. Proposals will be accepted through September, 1, 2017. The committee will review all proposals and select 3-4 full day workshops and 6-8 half day workshops for the meeting. IAMSE Professional Development Pre-Conference workshops focus… Read more »

IAMSE – Congratulations to the Master Teacher Award Winner!

The International Association of Medical Science Educations (IAMSE) would like to congratulate the winner of the 2017 Master Teacher award. Tracy B. Fulton, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics University of California, San Francisco San Francisco, California Tracy Fulton has spent the last 23 years at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where… Read more »

IAMSE – Administrative Office Closed July 3rd & 4th

The IAMSE Administrative Office will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, July 3-4, in observance of Independence Day in the United States. We will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, July 5th. We would like to wish everyone a safe holiday!

IAMSE – Save the Date! Fall 2017 WAS: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education

IAMSE is pleased to announce the Fall 2017 Webcast Audio Seminar Series! Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education – Global Challenges and Solutions in Health Professions Education The Fall 2017 IAMSE Web Seminar Series takes on an increased international flavor as presenters review health professions education around the world each with unique challenges and solutions…. Read more »

IAMSE Call for Connects Announcements – Deadline June 30

The next issue of the electronic membership newsletter of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE), IAMSE Connects, will be published in July. The purpose of this newsletter is to connect the IAMSE membership with information, opportunities, resources and each other. We are very pleased to dedicate one section of this newsletter to recognize… Read more »

#IAMSE17 – Thank You from the 2017 Program Committee

The 2017 IAMSE Meeting has come to a close and it truly is one for the record books! First, this year marked the 20th anniversary of the founding of IAMSE and we celebrated the occasion by honoring IAMSE Founder, Dr. Roger Koment. Second, meeting registration numbers were the highest in the organization’s history! The response… Read more »

Have You Seen our Member Surveys?

Did you know that the average class size of our members is over 100? Did you know that 20 IAMSE members have recommended IAMSE to their colleagues recently? Every month, IAMSE lists a new survey question on the member’s only site. The surveys can be found at the bottom of any Member’s Only pages under… Read more »

Featured Member: Peter de Jong, MSE Editor-in-Chief

This year I will be celebrating my 10th year as a member of IAMSE. I joined the organization in 2007 when I was invited to attend the meeting in Cleveland, OH. It was there that I had the opportunity to meet so many new wonderful people. The association felt like a welcome home where dedicated… Read more »