Free Workshop for Students: New Educator and Scholar Training (NEST)

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) invites your students to join a free Professional Development Workshop for Students. Hosted by IAMSE and sponsored by ScholarRx, this highly interactive workshop will provide student participants with an introductory, hands-on experience in applying Kern’s Six-Step model to design a complete education activity with appropriate pedagogic strategies. Students will also explore models of converting medical education design and development into scholarship.

Session: New Educator and Scholar Training
Facilitators: Colleen Croniger, Amber Heck, Tao Le and Elizabeth Schlegel
Date and Time: Saturday, October 7, 2023 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (EDT)
Cost: FREE for students!

After participating in this session, student attendees should be able to:

  • Describe a framework for medical education professional development
  • Discuss and apply principles and best practices for curriculum design, pedagogic strategies, and educational scholarship
  • Identify and synthesize themes that integrate across major domains of medical education professional development.

All students are welcome to attend this free event. If you are not already an IAMSE member, we encourage you to join by clicking here. Membership is not required to register. Non-members will need to present proof of enrollment before the event date. If you have any questions please reach out to