IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “The Future of Family Medicine In China”

The Future of Family Medicine In China Presenter: William Burke September 14, 12 PM ET This web seminar will focus on the work of the International Primary Care Educational Alliance (IPCEA) over the past 10 years in China. From the development of family medicine residencies to the retraining of former subspecialists who are now providing… Read more »

#IAMSE18 – Last Chance to Submit Pre-Conference Workshop Abstracts – Due September 1

The deadline for the 2018 Call for Pre-Conference Professional Development Workshops is quickly drawing near. Proposals are to be submitted in the format requested through the online proposal submission site. Submission deadline is Friday, September 1, 2017. Please contact Brandi Hinkle via email at for any questions about submitting your workshop.

IAMSE – Reminder Editor Search for Manuals – Deadline September 1

As a reminder, we are currently accepting applications for Editor-in-Chief for new IAMSE Manuals. The closing date for receipt of application materials is September 1, 2017. The document linked here describes and outlines the requirements for the position. Interested members should send a letter of application and CV in one file via e-mail to Brandi Hinkle in the… Read more »

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 »

#IAMSE18 – Reminder Call for Focus Sessions – Due September 15!

The deadline for the 2018 Call for Focus Sessions is quickly drawing near. As a reminder, proposals are to be submitted in the format requested through the online abstract submission site found here. Submission deadline is September 15, 2017. Session proposal acceptance notifications will be returned by November 15. Please contact Brandi Hinkle at… 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 »