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Carlin Senter, MD; Alison Scheid, PT, DPT, OCS, NCS; David Daikh, MD; and Dylan Alegria, MD, who led the content development for the new UCSF MSK Exam Tutor App for the iPhone and iPad. It presents an innovative approach to learning the musculoskeletal physical exam, with clinical cases and a library of real patient videos, to help students perfect their understanding and execution of the MSK exam.

Publication highlights:

O'Sullivan PS, Irby DM. Identity Formation of Occasional Faculty Developers in Medical Education: A Qualitative Study. Acad Med. 2014 Jun 20.PMID: 24979283

Announcements & Events

Congratulations to the 2014 Boyden Staff Award winners, Eve Dinh, MSEd and Allison Ishizaki. The award recognizes SOM staff who have shown exemplary service in support of medical education.

Faculty Development Day
Thursday September 11, 2014
Laurel Heights Conference Center

Position available, apply by September 30, 2014: Director, UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program (JMP)

Inaugural 2014 AAMC Medical Education Meeting will be held in Chicago, on November 6-7.


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