A webcast audio seminar is a 1-hour telephone conference call supplemented by webcast PowerPoint slides, the webinars are a method of exchanging vital information on timely topics in medical education. The slant of each is geared toward our membership who have responsibility for teaching the basic sciences to those in medical training.
IAMSE Student members have free access to IAMSE Webinars. If you are a student, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details about registering at no cost.
Do you live outside of the North American time zones and cannot conveniently join the IAMSE Web Seminars on Thursdays at Noon Eastern Time?
IAMSE would like to offer you the opportunity to receive the archived version (slides and audio) within a week of the actual seminar at a discounted rate! The discounted rate is based off of your current country’s GDP. A complete listing of countries may be found at: http://data.worldbank.org/country
Discount rates are:
Category 3 (20% discount)
Category 2 (30% discount)
Category 1 (60% discount)
If you would like to take advantage of the Early Release Option for the Web Seminars, please contact the IAMSE administrative office (email@example.com) for more information.
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Current Series: Winter 2020
How is Health Science Education Tackling the Opioid Epidemic?
The opioid epidemic poses a multifaceted challenge. Health Science education plays a significant role in combating this health care crisis. It has risen to the challenge with the development of innovative curricula in pain management and substance abuse. The Winter IAMSE web-based seminar series will provide a comprehensive synopsis of these efforts to respond to the crisis. After an introduction to the topic, the audience will learn about successful health science curricula that expand on existing coursework. Interprofessional education (IPE) is a crucial contributor to improved health outcomes and the series will include a presentation on IPE that addresses the opioid crisis. The series will include an introduction to curricula about alternative and non-pharmacological approaches to pain management and conclude with a presentation on issues of substance abuse from a student affairs perspective. At the conclusion of this series, participants will have an in-depth understanding of the current educational strategies in response to the opioid epidemic including challenges and opportunities. Furthermore, the series will provide hands-on tips for participants wishing to develop or expand existing pain management curricula within their institution.
Winter 2020 Series on How is Health Science Education tackling the Opioid Epidemic?
Registration is open!
Individual Registration here.
Institutional Registration here.