Conference News

#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 »

#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 »

#IAMSE17 – Things to do and see in Burlington Vermont

Burlington, Vermont is a beautiful, small city located on the shores of Lake Champlain, in between the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains in the Champlain Valley. Along with countless outdoor activities, and scenic vistas, Burlington gets national attention for its music and food scenes, daytime adventures, and vibrant nightlife. This small city is a vacation… Read more »

#IAMSE17 – Congratulations to the 2017 Travel Award Winners

We would like to extend our congratulations to four individuals who have been awarded the 2017 IAMSE Travel Award. The awardees for 2017 are: Junior Faculty: Audrey Vasauskas, PhD Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine Dothan, Alabama, USA Chante Richardson, MBA, PhD Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine Dothan, Alabama, USA Student: Yunxiang Chu Harvard Medical School… Read more »

#IAMSE17 – Poster Award Nominees and Abstracts Now Online

The poster abstracts for the 2017 IAMSE Meeting are now listed online. Abstracts are listed in one of eight categories: Assessment & Evaluation; Curriculum & Evaluation; E-Learning; Instructional Methods; Other; Student Support; TBL/PBL; Technology Innovation This year, we have 17 posters that are in the running for the Best Poster Presentation Award. This award recognizes… Read more »

#IAMSE17 – Download the Meeting App

We are pleased to announce that the Meeting App is now LIVE! To download, click here. Once you’ve downloaded the app, search for IAMSE17! If you have any last minute questions or concerns – please let us know! We can be reached by email at support@iamse.org or by phone at 304-522-1270. See you in Vermont!

#IAMSE17 – Additional Hotel Information

Registration for the 2017 IAMSE meeting is exceeding our expectations! We are happy to welcome so many of our colleagues from all over the world to Burlington, VT in just a few weeks from now. As a result of this high attendance, the Sheraton Burlington Hotel has run out of rooms for IAMSE Meeting Attendees…. Read more »

#IAMSE17 – Silent Auction Reminder

As the 2017 IAMSE Meeting gets closer, we would like to remind you one more time about our silent auction. The purpose of the money raised from the silent auction is to fund scholarships for attending the annual meeting. It is important to support and foster the interests and scholarly activities of the younger generation… Read more »

#IAMSE17 – Dr. Roger Koment, Founder of IAMSE, to Attend 2017 IAMSE Meeting

IAMSE is pleased to announce that the association’s founder, Roger Koment, PhD, will be our guest of honor at the 2017 IAMSE Meeting in Burlington, Vermont. Roger Koment received his PhD in Medical Microbiology from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, and his initial direction was to pursue a medical research path. Following completion… Read more »