The Academy for Excellence in Teaching was established in November of 2006. Our Founding membership was comprised of 44 Distinguished Medical Educators. The collective currently consists of 102 faculty. Lillian Nanney, Ph.D. serves as the Director. The Academy provides a forum to foster higher levels of participation and promote excellence and scholarship in the delivery of education to health professionals.

The Academy is a collective of outstanding faculty educators in the School of Medicine who are highly engaged in the educational mission. Each strives to have a significant impact on educational endeavors in diverse settings with a variety of learners.

Upcoming Meetings


Winter Quarterly Commons Meeting - March 3, 2015 5:30 - 7:30 pm (hosted by Bonnie Miller) - RSVP

Monday, April 13, 2015 - Noon - 208 Light Hall - The John Chapman Distinguished Flexner Lectureship

Delivered by: Kelley M. Skeff, MD, PhD
George DeForest Barnett Professor in Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

Monday, April 13, 2015 - 5:30 - 7:30 pm  - Annual Spring Dinner to Recognize New Academy Members -  - University Club of Nashville

Congratulations to the Sept. 22, 2014 Health Professions Education Research Day 1st Place Poster Winners!

Jennifer Green, MD, MPH, Bill Cutrer, MD, M.Ed, Mike Fowler, MD, Cathy Pettepher, PhD, Kim Lomis, MD