Welcome

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Neil Osheroff, PhD, Director

The Academy for Excellence in Education was established in November of 2006. Our Founding membership was comprised of 44 Distinguished Medical Educators. The collective currently consists of 110 faculty. 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.

2016-2017 Academy Board:

  • Neil Osheroff, PhD, Director
  • Lillian Nanney, PhD,  Past-Director
  • Joe Gigante, MD, member-at-large
  • Meredith Pugh, MD, member-at-large
  • Bonnie Miller, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Health Sciences Education, Executive Vice President for Educational Affairs, ex officio
  • Donald Brady, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Continuing Professional Development, ex officio
  • Kim Lomis, MD, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education, ex officio
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Health Sciences Education Grand Rounds 2017

Save-the-Date!

  • Monday, February 6, 2017, 12:00 - 1:00, Light Hall 202 - Graham McMahon, MD, MMSc, President and CEO, ACCME
  • Monday, March 20, 2017, 12:00 - 1:00, Light Hall 202 - Kay Lund, PhD, UNC Chapel Hill

Meetings

2017

  • SAVE-THE-DATE! The Academy for Excellence in Education Recognition Dinner will be held April 24, 2017
  • Vanderbilt School of Medicine’s Annual John Chapman, M.D., Distinguished Flexner Lectureship:
    Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:00 noon
    Speaker:
    Ronald M. Harden, M.D., OBE, FRCP, FRCS, FRCPC, Postgraduate Dean, Director, Centre for Medical Education, University of Dundee, SCOTLAND, Professor of Medical Education (Emeritus) University of Dundee and Professor of Medical Education, Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, Editor of Medical Teacher and General Secretary and Treasurer of the Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) Please read Dr. Harden's Bio here>>

 

2016

 

  • Winter Quarterly Commons Meeting
    Thursday, January 7, 2016
    Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Theater, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
  • Vanderbilt School of Medicine’s Annual John Chapman, M.D., Distinguished Flexner Lectureship:
    Monday, April 18, 2016 - 12:00 noon
    Speaker:
    Leslie Fall, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Dean of Faculty Development, Geisel School of Medicine
  •  The Academy for Excellence in Teaching Recognition Dinner was held  April 18, 2016 and welcomed 5 new members.

 

2015

The Academy for Excellence in Teaching Recognition Dinner was held April 13, 2015 and welcomed 10 new members.

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