The call for proposals is now open! Mark your calendars! Building on the success of your scholarly contributions to teaching and learning, the VCU SOM Office of Faculty Affairs will be hosting the 2018 Medical Education Symposium to celebrate scholarship and innovation in medical education on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 from 2:30-6:30p . This symposium […]
The VCU Office of Faculty Affairs is pleased to offer 4 grants to fund VCU faculty participation in the Faculty Success Program during the Spring 2018 semester and 5 grants for the summer 2018 FSP program. The grants provide up to $3,450 per person to offset the costs of the program. The goal of the Faculty […]
SGEA SGEA invites you to submit proposals for presentations at the 2018 Southern Group on Educational Affairs (SGEA) Annual Meeting from April 19-21, 2018 in Jackson, Mississippi. Proposals may represent original research (either completed or in progress) or innovations in medical education. Abstracts can focus on any level of medical education (UME pre-clerkship or clerkship, GME, CME, […]
Two Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine faculty members, Richard Wenzel, MD, MSc and Alan Dow, MD, MSHA, were published in the New England Journal of Medicine in August. The NEJM is among the most prestigious peer-reviewed medical journals in the country and the oldest continuously published journal in the United States. Read more about it in VCU News.
In November 2016 the AAMC released an eBook, consisting entirely of Last Pages, that provides over 40 one-page primers exploring every stage of health professions education research. It is free and available as a PDF below. Download PDF: Conducting Research in Health Professions Education: From Idea to Publication
On April 26, 2017, the VCU School of Medicine celebrated the scholarship of teaching and learning with 116 of your colleagues at the First Medical Education Symposium. Dr. Richard Hawkins presented a keynote on the importance of health system science in medical education and numerous innovations in the AMA medical education consortium. In addition, a […]