Conference News

#IAMSE20 in Denver Call for Pre-Conference Workshops Due July 1

On behalf of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE), I am pleased to announce that we are now accepting proposals for Saturday Professional Development Workshops for the 2020 IAMSE meeting. The 2020 annual meeting will be held in Denver, Colorado, USA from June 13 – 16, 2020.Proposals will be accepted through July, 1, 2019. The… Read more »

#IAMSE19 Faculty Development Course Highlight: Acute Stress Management for the Health Care Provider

The 23rd Annual IAMSE Meeting will feature a host of new workshops throughout the entire meeting. One of our first-time workshops is Acute Stress Management for the Health Care Provider. This morning workshop will be given on Tuesday, June 11 and will be led by Matthew Carvey and Paul Feliu. Workshop: Acute Stress Management for the Health Care ProviderTime: Tuesday, June… Read more »

#IAMSE19 Faculty Development Course Highlight: Applying a Systematic Process to Enhance Student Assessment

The 23rd Annual IAMSE Meeting will feature a host of new Faculty Development Workshops on Saturday, June 8 before the official launch of the meeting. One of our first-time workshops is Applying a Systematic Process to Enhance Student Assessment: Building Faculty Skills and an Assessment Community of Practice. This half-day workshop will be given on Saturday morning,… Read more »

Donate Items For the 2019 IAMSE Raffle

As you may know, IAMSE conducts a silent auction at the annual meeting each year. Because the format of our Gala Dinner has changed slightly this year, we will instead hold a raffle of donated items. The purpose of the raffle is to raise money to fund scholarships for attending the annual meeting. It is important to… Read more »

#IAMSE19 Faculty Development Course Highlight: “Not Everything That Counts Can be Counted:” Introduction to Qualitative Research

The 23rd Annual IAMSE Meeting is just around the corner, and we would like to showcase one of our many new Faculty Development Workshops: “Not Everything that Counts can be Counted:” Introduction to Qualitative Research. This full-day workshop will be given on Saturday, June 8 and will be led by Stefanie Attardi, Stephen Loftus, Valerie O’Loughlin and Jason… Read more »

Focus Session Abstract Submission Deadline is March 30, 2019

This is the last call for submitting abstracts for Focus Sessions at the special, one-day IAMSE conference to be held in conjunction with the 2020 Ottawa Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on February 28, 2020. All abstracts must be submitted in the format requested through the online abstract submission site found here. More information about the one-day conference can be… Read more »

#IAMSE19 – Plenary Speaker Highlight: Craig Lenz

The 2019 IAMSE meeting offers many opportunities for faculty development and networking, and brings medical sciences and medical education across the continuum together. This year’s main topic is Adapting to the Changing Times in Health Sciences Education. One of our four confirmed keynote speakers is Craig Lenz from the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine in Dothan, Alabama, USA. Dr. Lenz will… Read more »

ScholarRx Leads Pre-conference Session For Students

During the upcoming IAMSE meeting in Roanoke, there will be a terrific pre-conference session for students. We are very excited to offer this workshop in partnership with ScholarRx on the topic of New Educator and Scholar Training (NEST): A Professional Development Workshop for Students. Best of all, students can attend at no charge! The highly interactive New… Read more »

#IAMSE19 – Plenary Speaker Highlight: Don Cleveland

The 2019 IAMSE meeting offers many opportunities for faculty development and networking, and brings medical sciences and medical education across the continuum together. This year’s main topic is Adapting to the Changing Times in Health Sciences Education. The first of our four confirmed keynote speakers is Don Cleveland from the University of California, San Diego, USA…. Read more »

Early Bird Registration for the 23rd Annual IAMSE Meeting Ends March 15!

The 2019 IAMSE Annual Conference is right around the corner! The Early Bird Deadline is March 15. Currently, registration is $725/$825 for member/non-member. After the Early Bird Deadline, rates will increase to $800/$900 for member/non-member registration. Be sure to register before this deadline to receive the reduced rate! The IAMSE attendee room rate is $189… Read more »

Say Hello to Our Featured Members: Eve Gallman and Amy Baldwin

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 »

*Reminder* #IAMSE2020A in Kuala Lumpur – Call for Focus Sessions

The deadline for submitting abstracts for Focus Sessions is quickly drawing near for the special, one-day IAMSE conference to be held in conjunction with the 2020 Ottawa Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on February 28, 2020. All abstracts must be submitted in the format requested through the online abstract submission site found here. More information about the one-day conference can… Read more »