Web Seminar Updates

IAMSE – Winter 2018 WAS Registration Now Open!

Registration is now open for IAMSE Webinar Series Winter 2018! Sessions begin on Thursday, January 11, 2018. Competency Based Education: Where are we now and where are we going? The Winter 2018 IAMSE Web Seminar Series focuses on the current state of Competency Based Education across the health professions and its future directions. The series begins with an… Read more »

IAMSE – Winter 2018 Webcast Audio Seminar Series Save the Date!

IAMSE is pleased to announce the Winter 2018 Web Seminar Series! Competency-based Education – Where are we now and where are we going? The Winter 2018 IAMSE Web Seminar Series focuses on the current state of Competency-Based Education across the health professions and its future directions. The series begins with an overview of current assessment… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2017 WAS Session 5 Highlights

In case you missed yesterday’s Webcast Audio Seminar Series, here are the highlights of the session: Lessons from the Design and Implementation of a Pediatric Critical Care and Emergency Medicine Training Program in a Low Resource Country— The South American Experience Presented by Michelle Grunauer M.D. Ph.D. October 05, 12 PM EST Why do we… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2017 WAS Session 4 Highlights

In case you missed yesterday’s Webcast Audio Seminar (WAS) Session, here are the highlights of this session: Challenges and Opportunities for Medical Schools in Africa Presenter: Quentin Eichbaum, MD, PhD, MPH, MFA September 28, 12 PM EST Africa is large and complex that includes wide spectrum of geographies, economies and cultural difference, including over 1000 different languages… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2017 WAS Session 3 Highlights

In case you missed yesterday’s Webcast Audio Seminar (WAS) Session, here are the highlights of this session: Global healthcare overview of European model Presenter: Jen Cleland, BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD, D Clin Psychol: September 21, 12 PM EST Medical education challenges: attracting the “Generation Y” workforce Influences on medical careers decision making process such as: Gender… Read more »

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “Lessons from the Design and Implementation of a Pediatric Critical Care and Emergency Medicine Train”

Lessons from the Design and Implementation of a Pediatric Critical Care and Emergency Medicine Train Presenter: Michelle Grunauer October 5, 12 PM ET For more than 60 years, the world has recognized the need for pediatric critical care (PCC). Today, most low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) still lack access to pediatric intensive care units (PICUs)… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2017 WAS Session 2 Highlights

In case you missed yesterday’s Webcast Audio Seminar (WAS) Session, here are the highlights of this session: The Future of Family Medicine – In China Presenter: William J. Burke, D.O., FACOFP September 14, 12 PM EST Objectives: Discuss the background leading to an emphasis on the development of primary care. Share the International Primary Care Educational… Read more »

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “Challenges and Opportunities for (New) Medical Schools in Africa”

Challenges and Opportunities for (New) Medical Schools in Africa Presenter: Quentin Eichbaum September 28, 12 PM ET Over 100 new medical schools are projected to open in Africa over the next decade. These new schools face daunting challenges but are also presented with unique opportunities. This talk will focus on these challenges and opportunities including:… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2017 WAS Session 1 Highlights

In case you missed yesterday’s Webcast Audio Seminar (WAS) Session, here are the highlights of this session: The Rising Tide of Competency-Based Medical Education: A Global View Presenter: Jason Frank September 7, 12 PM EST Summary: Health Professions Education (HPE) Several Challenges of HPE Time spent does not equal ability achieved Trainees are not fully trained… Read more »

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “Global Healthcare Overview of European Model”

Global Healthcare Overview of European Model Presenters: Jen Cleland and Meabh Ni Bhuinneain September 21, 12 PM ET “Recruitment and retention in junior doctors: global issues, local solutions?” Medical education and training systems in the most countries allow doctors in training considerable individual choice about which specialty they select and where they wish to train. This… Read more »

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “The Future of Family Medicine In China”

The Future of Family Medicine In China Presenter: William Burke September 14, 12 PM ET This web seminar will focus on the work of the International Primary Care Educational Alliance (IPCEA) over the past 10 years in China. From the development of family medicine residencies to the retraining of former subspecialists who are now providing… Read more »

IAMSE Fall Web Seminar Series – “The Rising Tide of Competency-Based Medical Education: A Global View”

The Rising Tide of Competency-Based Medical Education: A Global View Presenter: Jason Frank September 7, 12 PM ET What is wrong with health professions education? Does it really need a “fix”? Why are so many schools and professions turning to competency-based medical education (CBME)? This session will provide a state-of-the-art overview of the CBME movement… Read more »