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

Health Sciences Education Grand Rounds 2017

Save-the-Date!

Meetings

2017

  • The Academy for Excellence in Education Recognition Dinner was held April 24, 2017 and welcomed 13 new members.
  • Vanderbilt School of Medicine’s Annual John Chapman, M.D., Distinguished Flexner Deans' Lectureship was held on Monday, April 24, 2017 -  the noon presentation was "Educating Health Professionals in the 21st Century: What Will We Need Humans For?"
    Speaker: Brian Hodges, MD, PhD, FRCPC

    Executive Vice-President Education, University Health Network Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto Scientist, Wilson Centre for Research in Education Richard and Elizabeth Currie Chair in Health Professions Education Research Senior Fellow, Massey College Senior Strategy Advisor, The AMS Phoenix Project Twitter @BDHodges1
  • SAVE-THE-DATE - Academy Quarterly Commons Meeting- Monday, July 31, 2017 - Children's Hospital Boardroom - 5:50 - 7:30 pm

Coming up for 2018:

  • SAVE-THE-DATE - 2018 Academy Annual Recognition Dinner - Monday, April 23, 2018 -  University Club of Nashville

 

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