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Basic Science Educators


The Basic Science Educators’ contributions are essential to the academic mission of the school including: 

  • To be national leaders in graduate and medical education innovation
  • To educate the next generation of leaders, innovators, scientists, and physicians 
  • To enhance the diversity and inclusion of the learning environment


We play multiple roles including: 

  • Curriculum design and implementation using competency-based education framework
  • Evidence-based curriculum quality improvement
  • Program evaluation
  • Learner assessment
  • Course directors and instructors
  • Contributions to T32 awards with courses and various expertise
  • Design and implementation of faculty and staff development programs
  • Student mentoring and advising 
  • Dissemination of innovations through scholarship, publications, and presentations internationally, nationally, and locally
  • Integration of technology
  • Outreach
  • Interdisciplinary approach (e.g., arts and science)

Interested in learning more?

Contact: Lourdes Estrada