Scholarship

IAMSE Winter 2021 WAS Session 2 Highlights

[The following notes were generated by Andrea Belovich, PhD.] The second installment of the Winter 2021 IAMSE Web Seminar Series, “USMLE Step-1 is Going to Pass/Fail, Now what do we do?”, was presented on January 14th, 2021 by Dr. Douglas Gould, Professor and Chair of the Department of Foundational Medical Studies at the Oakland University… Read more »

IAMSE Winter 2021 WAS Session 1 Highlights

[The following notes were generated by Andrea Belovich, PhD.] The opening seminar for the Winter 2021 IAMSE Web Seminar Series, “USMLE Step-1 is Going to Pass/Fail, Now what do we do?” was co-presented on January 7th, 2021 by Dr. Mark L. Jordan, Professor of Urology and Residency Program Director at the University of California, Irvine… Read more »

IAMSE WAS Archives Now Available!

IAMSE WAS archives

Did you know that we archive each season of the Webcast Audio Seminar series? Reaching all the way back to Winter 2011, you can search the topics, speakers and presentations in our webcast series greatest hits collection. The Webcast Audio Seminar archives are located on our website under the Events tab as Web Seminars. Here,… 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 »

#IAMSE19 Call for Travel Award Applications

I19 Travel Award

The IAMSE Conference Travel Awards support students or junior faculty to attend the IAMSE Annual Meeting. The amount of the 2019 Travel Awards will be $1,500, and are meant to cover expenses related to attendance at the IAMSE annual meeting in Roanoke, such as conference registration, lodging, and airfare. Any IAMSE member who will attend… Read more »

Save the Date for the Winter 2019 WAS Series!

Winter 2019 – Series Theme: Learning Environment in Health Sciences Education January 10 – Overview & introduction of the Learning Environment – Larry Gruppen January 17 – The Learning Environment: An International Perspective – Sean Tackett January 24 – The Learning Environment During Residency – John Co January 31 – Learning Environment Panel featuring discussions… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2018 WAS Session 5 Highlights

WAS Fall 18

[The following notes were generated by Mark Slivkoff.]  IAMSE Webinar Series, Fall 2018 Speaker: Stanley J. Hamstra, PhD VP, Milestones Research and Evaluation Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Title: Realizing the Promise of Big Data: Learning Analytics in Competency-Based Medical Education Series: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2018 WAS Session 4 Highlights

WAS Fall 18

[The following notes were generated by Mark Slivkoff.]  IAMSE Webinar Series, Fall 2018 Speaker: Douglas Danforth, PhD The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio Title: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality in Medical Education Series: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century The objectives of Dr. Danforth’s discussion included: Define… Read more »

IAMSE Fall 2018 WAS Session 3 Highlights

WAS Fall 18

[The following notes were generated by Mark Slivkoff.]  IAMSE Webinar Series, Fall 2018 Speakers: Kirsten Brown, PhD, MA and Katherine Chretien, MD – The George Washington University, Washington, DC Title: Using Social Media as an Educational Tool Series: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century Brown and Chretien set out to… Read more »

Congratulations to the 2018 IAMSE Educational Grant Winners

Dear Colleagues, The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) wishes to encourage and support scholarship in medical science education and funds multiple research grants every year. At the 2018 annual meeting, four faculty grants were given totalling $17, 838. With the support of ScholarRx, IAMSE also awarded two student grants totalling $4,965. In addition,… Read more »

Congratulations to Shaadi Fouad Elswaifi – 2018 IAMSE Outstanding Reviewer

Reviewer-Award-2018

Dear Colleagues, Shaadi Fouad Elswaifi received the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) 2018 Outstanding Reviewer Award during the Association’s annual meeting in Henderson, NV (USA). This award is a recent initiative of the Editorial Board of Medical Science Educator, the peer-reviewed journal of IAMSE. The award is presented annually to recognize one of the journal’s reviewers for his/her… Read more »