Member Updates

IAMSE Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations Closing February 28

Excellence in Teaching Awards

Nominations for the 2019 Excellence in Teaching awards will be closing February 28, 2019. Both awards 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 »

IAMSE to visit #TBLC19 in Tampa, Florida, USA

The 18th Annual Team-Based Learning Collaborative (TBLC) Meeting will be taking place in Tampa, FL from March 14th-16th, 2019. The IAMSE booth will be present at the conference to exhibit, so if you plan on attending this meeting, do not forget to swing by and say hello! 

Say Hello to Our Featured Member 2019 Annual Meeting Site Host Rick Vari

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 – 2019 Board of Directors Slate Online

I am pleased to present the Nominating Committee’s slate of candidates for the 2019 election of members for the Board of Directors of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE). In accordance with our bylaws, the committee has delivered these names and supporting materials for posting to our website. I now invite you to… 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 »

Registration for the 23rd Annual IAMSE Meeting is Now Open!

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 23rdĀ 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 »

IAMSE 2018-2021 Strategic Plan

Greetings to everyone! Please find on the IAMSE website theĀ 2018-2021 IAMSE Strategic Plan approved by the Board of Directors and Committee Chairs in December of last year. If you have any additional suggestions please send them to me and we will consider them at our next on-site BOD meeting in Roanoke in June 2019. We… Read more »

Consider Donating to IAMSE This Year

On behalf of IAMSE and the Finance Committee, we hope you have a joyous holiday season and wish you a happy and prosperous new year. We ask that you consider including IAMSE in your year-end charitable giving plans. Your gift will support the IAMSE mission to advance health professions education through faculty development and to… Read more »

Happy Holidays from the IAMSE Admin Team!

From everyone in the IAMSE office, we would like to wish you and your family a wonderful holiday season! The IAMSE Administrative Office will be closed on December 24 & 25, 2018 and on December 31, 2018 and January 1, 2019 for the holidays. We are truly grateful for the support you have provided to… Read more »

Don’t Miss These Great IAMSE How-to Guides

As you may know, IAMSE has published two how-to manuals: the How-To Guide for Active Learning and the How-To Guide for Team-Based Learning as well as a Japanese Translation of the How-To guide for Team-Based Learning. How-To Guide for Active Learning: This manual is a compilation of teaching strategies in active learning to adapt to… Read more »

Medical Science Educator November Article Review from Dr. Louis Justement

Medical Science Educator

It is common for undergraduate students to engage in undergraduate research experiences as part of their preparation for applying to medical and other professional schools. It is widely assumed that performing undergraduate research provides students with knowledge and skills, as well as attitudes that will prepare them for the demands of medical school, and in… Read more »

IAMSE Student Grant Applications Now Being Accepted!

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce the ScholarRx-IAMSE Student Educational Research Grants Program. All IAMSE student members are eligible to submit a grant proposal. All students will need to have a faculty mentor sign off on the proposal confirming that all policies will be met. Proposals must be accompanied… Read more »