The 2019 IAMSE Spring Webcast Audio Seminar Series is right around the corner! This season will focus on the role of basic science in current medical education. How can basic science instruction continue to fulfill its mission of providing a scientific approach to the practice of medicine? The IAMSE spring series is addressing this question by presenting… Read more »
Registration Now Open for the Spring 2019 Webcast Audio Seminar Series!
Register your institution for the series! or Register yourself for the series! Basic science education in the medical curriculum is facing a challenge. Despite the fact that health science curricula teach foundational science integrated with clinical science, lecture halls are essentially empty and students rely more and more on review books to prepare for USMLE Step 1…. Read more »
A Review from Medical Science Educator from Dr. Alice Fornari
I have selected to review this Medical Science Educator recent publication: A Delphi Study to Determine Leveling of the Interprofessional Competencies for Four Levels of Interprofessional Practice published in the December 2018 issue. From my own experience, the Delphi Method is a qualitative research technique that is very valuable to medical education and therefore it is worthwhile to review an article… Read more »
Say Hello to Our Featured Member, Sateesh Arja!
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 »
IAMSE at GRIPE 2019 in New Orleans
The IAMSE booth will be exhibiting at the annual winter meeting of the Group for Research in Pathology Education (GRIPE) in New Orleans, LA on January 24-26, 2019. IAMSE Association Manager Julie Hewett will also be delivering a pre-conference workshop titled, “Using Social Media to Disseminate Your Scholarly Work.” If you plan on attending this… Read more »
IAMSE Winter 2019 Webinar Series: The Learning Environment System & Case Studies
The 2019 IAMSE Winter Webcast Audio Seminar Series just recently started! The 2019 winter series of the IAMSE webinar program will focus on the role of the learning environment in health science education. The significance and importance of the learning environment is based on the assumption that a poor environment is associated with poor student… Read more »
Registration for the 23rd Annual IAMSE Meeting is Now Open!
We are pleased to announce that registration for the 23rd Annual Meeting of IAMSE, to be held June 8-11, 2019 in Roanoke, VA, USA, is now open. At this annual meeting of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) faculty, staff and students from around the world who are interested in medical science education join… Read more »
Last Call for Educational Scholarship and Student Grant Applications – Due January 15 –
The application deadline for Educational Scholarship grant proposals is quickly drawing near! The deadline for submitting applications is January 15, 2019. Applications are to be submitted on thesubmission page found here before the deadline. Instructions for grant proposals may be found on the grant submission page. All IAMSE members are eligible to submit a grant proposal. Preference will… Read more »
IAMSE Winter 2019 Webinar Series: The Learning Environment Panel Discussion
The 2019 winter series of the IAMSE webinar program focuses on the role of the learning environment in health science education. The significance and importance of the learning environment is based on the assumption that a poor environment is associated with poor student performance, burn-out and stress. Our fourth session in the series will be… Read more »
IAMSE at APMEC 2019 in Singapore
The 16th Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference (APMEC) will be taking place in Singapore from January 9-13th, 2019. IAMSE is proud to be included in APMEC 2019 as participating partner reflecting the strong collaboration we have built over the years. The IAMSE booth will be present at the conference to exhibit, so if you plan… Read more »
IAMSE Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations Still Open
Don’t forget that nominations for the 2019 Excellence in Teaching awards are still open, both of which will be presented at the annual meeting in Roanoke, Virginia in June. Since 2007, IAMSE has honored member medical educators with two prestigious awards to recognize and promote teaching excellence and educational scholarship in the medical sciences. Qualified candidates may self-nominate, or be… Read more »
WAS Winter 2019 : The Learning Environment During Residency
The 2019 IAMSE Winter Webcast Audio Seminar Series is right around the corner! The 2019 winter series of the IAMSE webinar program will focus on the role of the learning environment in health science education. The significance and importance of the learning environment is based on the assumption that a poor environment is associated with poor… Read more »