Member Updates

Say hello to our featured member Mark Hernandez

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* #IAMSE22 Pre-conference Faculty Development Course Abstracts Still Being Accepted

Proposals are still being accepted for Saturday Professional Development Workshops for the 2022 IAMSE meeting. The annual meeting will be held in Denver, Colorado, USA from June 4-7, 2022. Proposals will be accepted through July, 1, 2021. The IAMSE Professional Development committee will review all proposals and select 3-4 full-day workshops and 6-8 half-day workshops for… Read more »

Have an Announcement? Share it in Medical Science Educator!

In every issue of Medical Science Educator, we publish an announcements section. In this section, we share information that is of interest to the readership of the journal. Individual IAMSE members wishing to post medical education related announcements in the Journal are invited to send their requests to the Editorial Assistant at journal@iamse.org. Announcements may be IAMSE-related, announcements from… Read more »

Join us for the IAMSE 2021 Fellowship Program!

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce the launch of the newly revised Medical Educator Fellowship (MEF) Program. In addition to updates to the existing program to enhance engagement, mentorship, and collaboration, IAMSE will now offer members and non-members the option of completing the MEF Program 100% virtually, from any… Read more »

#IAMSE22 Call for Pre-conference Faculty Development Course Abstracts

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 2022 IAMSE meeting. The annual meeting will be held in Denver, Colorado, USA from June 4-7, 2022. Proposals will be accepted through July, 1, 2021. The committee… Read more »

IAMSE Reduces Student Member Rates, Offers Limited Number of Student Waivers for #IAMSE21

Membership in IAMSE provides professional advancement opportunities to network with colleagues at other medical facilities, establish collaboration and exchange programs, publish in the Association journal, conduct and/or attend courses and workshops on educational methods, present projects from your school, and develop the credentials of a truly effective medical educator. IAMSE is happy to announce that… Read more »

#IAMSE21 Faculty Development Session Spotlight: Learning Analytics Across the Spectrum of Medical Education

The 25th Annual IAMSE Meeting will feature a host of new sessions throughout the entire conference. One of our first-time workshops is Learning Analytics Across the Spectrum of Medical Education. This half-day faculty development course, led by members of the IAMSE partner association, American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) will be given on… Read more »

IAMSE 2021 Board of Director Election Results

According to IAMSE bylaws, nominations for the four open positions of directors for the Board of Directors were sought from and then voted upon by the IAMSE membership. Four candidates were elected and their three-year terms will commence immediately upon the close of our annual meeting on June 17, 2021. It is my pleasure to… Read more »

Congratulations to the 2021 IAMSE Distinguished & Early Career Award Winners

IAMSE, on behalf of the Educational Scholarship Committee, would like to congratulate Alice Fornari and Kim Dahlman on receiving the Distinguished Career Award and Early Career Award, respectively. The Distinguished Career Award for Excellence in Teaching and Educational Scholarship recognizes an IAMSE member who has a distinguished record of educational scholarship, including educational research and dissemination… Read more »

Check Out Our 2021 Events of Interest Schedule

Each year we eagerly await the announcement of educational and professional meetings and events all over the world and, as soon as that information is available, we add it to our Events of Interest Schedule. While most in-person events have gone virtual, they are joined by the increasing number of standalone seminars, webinars, open discussion… Read more »

Reminder* Elise Lovell to Present FREE Bonus Webinar – February 25

Based on the enthusiastic response to the Winter IAMSE Series entitled “USMLE STEP-1 is Going to Pass/Fail: Now What Do We Do?,” IAMSE is excited to add a special follow up session on February 25th at 12:00 pm on an update from the important work of the UGRC. The session will be presented by one… Read more »

Roman & Morgenstern to Present “Step 1 Going Pass-Fail: Are We Just Kicking the Can Down the Road?”

The 2021 IAMSE Winter Webcast Audio Seminar Series continues next week! In this five-part series, recognized experts from various stakeholder groups will present and discuss the impact of the decision to make Step 1 P/F, identify challenges to their respective programs and explore creative ways to address the consequences of this important medical education milestone. The fourth session in… Read more »