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IAMSE Web Audio Seminar Series “Applying Quality Improvement Principles to Advance Faculty Development”

    Applying Quality Improvement Principles to Advance Faculty Development Presenters:¬†Andrea Berry,¬†Julie Bridges Catalano, and Don Robinson March 31, 12 PM ET LCME has emphasized the importance of continuous quality improvement (CQI) to ensure medical schools have plans in place to meet programmatic goals and outcomes. In order to remain compliant, programs must utilize quality… Read more »

#IAMSE16 – ESME Program with Ron Harden and Aviad Haramati

  IAMSE is pleased to offer the very successful, AMEE-sponsored course: Essential¬†Skills in Medical Education (ESME), led by two distinguished educators: Prof. Ronald¬†Harden, University of Dundee and Prof. Aviad Haramati, Georgetown University.¬†The ESME course requires a separate registration and is held on a full day prior to¬†the IAMSE conference, continues with special discussion sessions during… Read more »

IAMSE Web Audio Seminar Series “Planning for Curriculum Mapping”

Planning for Curriculum Mapping Presenter: Dina Kurzweil March 10, 12 PM ET Curriculum mapping acts as a catalyst for opening up lines of communication among all educators. The use of curriculum mapping encourages leadership, faculty and staff to have conversations within their own department, school, and university, increasing collegiality and breaking down silos. This session… Read more »

#IAMSE16 – Site Host Peter de Jong

I am very excited about IAMSE selecting Leiden to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the IAMSE Annual Meeting. The city of Leiden hosts the country‚Äôs oldest university (founded in 1575) and almost from the very beginning a Medical School has been in place. So it should not surprise you that Leiden has a very long… Read more »

IAMSE Web Audio Seminar Series “Instructional Design ‚Äď Learning Objectives; Backwards Design, Blooms Taxonomy”

Instructional Design – Learning Objectives;¬†Backwards Design, Blooms Taxonomy Presenter: Michelle Yoon March 3, 12 PM ET It is often said that medicine and healthcare is both a science and an art. Likewise, teaching is often referred to as both a science and an art, and the same can said specifically in reference to teaching in… Read more »

IAMSE 2016 Spring Audio Seminar Series Registration Now Open!

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 2016 Spring Audio Seminar Series is now open! Sessions begin Thursday, March 3 at 12 PM ET. Curriculum Design and Evaluation Curriculum development and evaluation in the modern health sciences environment poses many challenges from the perspective of course developers. Faculty members face an ever-increasing demand… Read more »

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Springer offers email alerts to keep up to date with new issues of Medical Science Educator! If you did not do yet, please sign up for the Table of Contents alerts. To subscribe, click here. In the right column, four blocks down, you will see “Alerts for this journal.” If you enter your email address,… Read more »

IAMSE Call for Master Teacher and Master Scholar Nominations

Since 2007, IAMSE has honored member medical educators with two prestigious awards, the Master Scholar and Master Teacher awards. We now open the nominations for the 2016 Master awards, which will be presented at the annual meeting in Leiden, The Netherlands, in June. The Master Scholar Award recognizes an IAMSE member who has a distinguished… Read more »

Registration for the 2016 IAMSE Meeting Now Open

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 20th Annual Meeting of IAMSE, to be held June 4-7, 2016 in Leiden, The Netherlands, 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… Read more »

#IAMSE16 – Luke Mortensen

This year‚Äôs annual meeting has a focus on learning assessment. We will be led in our discussions and deliberations throughout the event with internationally-renowned plenary speakers such as Drs. Cees van der Vleuten, Olle ten Cate, Geoff Norman, and other innovation leaders. The language of assessment takes on a world of terminology and best-practice trendings… Read more »