This ongoing series of presentations facilitated by local and invited speakers has been made available since 2005. Topics are selected to address local concerns, national trends in medical education as well as to provide practical guidance for teaching and evaluating learners in a variety of settings. The sessions are held monthly during the academic year on the third Thursday of each month and all faculty are invited to attend. Attendance at the sessions has been approved for Continuing Medical Education credit.
A number of these sessions have been recorded and are available electronically (password protected). Click on the link (where available) to launch the presentation.
- October 18, 2007
The AAMC Graduation Questionnaire: 2007 Results and Implications for Clinical Education
Presented by Jeffrey Gold, MD
- November 29, 2007
Providing Learners with Meaningful Feedback in Clinical Settings
Presented by Constance Shriner, PhD
Attention: Department of Anesthesiology faculty please download the certificate form. Please complete and submit it to your Department Chair.
- December 3, 2007
Strategies for Engaging Students in Large Classes Without Sinking Your Research Career
Presented by Diane O’Dowd, PhD
- January 17, 2008
Understanding the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Presented by Patricia Metting, PhD
- February 12, 2008
Special Session 7:30 AM Breakfast will be provided. (HEB103 this session only)
Presented by Jeffrey P. Gold, MD
- Participants will describe the AMA recommendations for change in the system of medical education outlined in the Initiative to Transform Medical Education publication, June 2005.
- February 21, 2008
The Roles and Responsibilities of Block, Clerkship and Residency Program Directors
Presented by Mary R. Smith, MD
- March 20, 2008
Creating an Optimal Learning Environment: Benefits and Challenges
Presented by Carol Bennett-Clarke, PhD and Jeffrey P. Gold, MD
- April 17, 2008
E-Curriculum and Technology: Where do we go from here?
Presented by Carol Bennett-Clarke, PhD and Mr. John Cavins
- May 15, 2008
Portfolios in Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education
Presented by Imran Ali, MD