Member Updates

Turkall, Brooks & O’Shea to Present “PA and PT Admissions in the Time of COVID-19”

The 2020 IAMSE Fall Webcast Audio Seminar Mini-Series is off to a great start. The next session will begin next Thursday, September 10 at 12pm Eastern. Experts and thought leaders will discuss how different health professions programs will make informed decisions about whom to admit in the face of the challenges brought on by SARS-CoV-2. Our second session in… 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… Read more »

Reminder – #IAMSE21 Call for Focus Sessions – Due September 1

Time is still available to submit a focus session abstract for the 25th Annual IAMSE Conference to be held at the JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa from June 12-15, 2021. The IAMSE meeting offers opportunities for faculty development and networking, bringing together medical sciences and medical education across the continuum of health care education. Submit… Read more »

ANZAHPE Webinar “Confronting Contexts” FREE for IAMSE Members

ANZAHPE ONLINE is the virtual professional development program of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE). The program has been designed to deliver a rich academic experience as an alternative to the 2020 face to face conference and will run from July to December 2020 as monthly events. We invite IAMSE… Read more »

Subscribe to Medical Science Educator Table of Contents

Be alerted every time a new issue of Medical Science Educator is published by signing up for Table of Content alerts! Springer offers MSE journal subscribers a first look at the newest articles as soon as they are available, so you never miss a breakthrough. To subscribe, visit Springer online here. In the right column, four… Read more »

Did you know about IAMSE writing groups?

IAMSE now offers an open forum for any writer, editor, researcher or student member looking to collaborate or get feedback on their writing projects. Located on the member’s-only website under the Connecting with IAMSE tab, IAMSE Writing Groups offer blogs and forums for member collaboration.   To begin posting, simply click the Join the Group link. From there, you… Read more »

Don’t Miss These Great IAMSE How-to Guides

As you may know, IAMSE has published three 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 »

*Reminder* Call for IAMSE Toolkit Proposals – Due July 31

Toolkit Proposals Still Being Accepted Due July 31, 2020 There is still time to submit your proposal for an IAMSE Toolkit. IAMSE Toolkits will provide information on a topic that is relevant specifically to health professions educators. The toolkits will be created and presented in a unique way to be practical for IAMSE members at… Read more »

ScholarRx offers free access to Rx Bricks online curricular system to schools affected by COVID-19

In response to a request for assistance from a partner medical school impacted by COVID-19, ScholarRx has agreed to make its Rx Bricks program available at no cost to M2 students for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year. This comprehensive, online resource can assist schools implementing contingency plans necessitated by the COVID-19 outbreak. In… Read more »

James Pickering to Discuss Virtual Communities of Practice

Stay connected with your colleagues around the globe and join us for this week’s IAMSE Cafe round table discussion. Join our moderator, Kelly Quesnelle from Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine as she welcomes James Pickering from the University of Leeds (UK). Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 10AM EDT – Communities of Practice… Read more »

TGME Online Conference Call for Abstracts 2020

The Generalists in Medical Education (TGME) annual conference will be held on Wednesday, November 11 Thursday, November 12 & Friday, November 13, 2020  Online. This year’s conference theme is: “Medical Education in 2020: What’s Working, What’s Next, and What’s Needed” This theme promotes educational research and innovative ideas that bring new perspectives to not only the current state of… Read more »