Faculty Resources:
Academy of Medical Educators slide set

This PowerPoint consists of 17 slides describing some of the faculty development activities and resources offered through the AME. It was developed for use by Academy members in presentations to their departments and faculty.

Career development, mentoring, and teaching

The Office of Medical Education website lists a number of resources, including:

External websites: these universities and medical schools have abundant resources on topics including: assessment, general and clinical teaching skills, presentations, small groups and lectures, problem-based learning and feedback.

National Board of Medical Educators (NBME) - provides a complimentary online item-writing tutorial. This self-paced, interactive tutorial provides a foundation for writing quality multiple-choice questions. The tutorial introduces some of the main principles of item writing to individuals who write questions for examinations in the field of medicine or across the health professions. You can access the tutorial on the NBME website at: www.nbme.org/IWTutorial.

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