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New members Lindsay Mazotti and Glenn Rosenbluth are just two of twelve members inducted at the Celebration on September 24, 2012.

From left: Lindsay Mazotti, Lowell Tong, Glenn Rosenbluth, and Timothy Kelly.

Photo credit: Elisabeth Fall/fallfoto.com.

 

The Academy Discussion Site on Chatter

It's easy to post an announcement or initiate a conversation:

  • Log into MyAccess at https://dp.ucsf.edu/idp/Authn/UserPassword
  • Click on the app "Chatter" to open your own Chatter profile page.
  • Click on "Groups" in the left navigation bar. This will show the groups of which you are a member. Click on "Academy of Medical Educators" (Private).
  • Type your announcement or comment in the dialogue box at the top of the Academy of Medical Educators page and click the green "Share" button.

Learn more: Getting Started with Chatter

Funding Opportunities

UCSF-based funding sources include:

AME Innovations Funding Program

CIT Instructional Grants Program (IGP): Partnering in Fall 2013 with the AME and Library on the joint call Innovations Funding for Education

Faculty Travel Awards for Child, Elder, or Dependent Care

Travel Support for Academy Members

Funding sources outside UCSF include:

WGEA (Western Group on Educational Affairs) Mini-Grants

Guidelines for Crediting the Academy &
Academy Power Point template

Guidelines for crediting the Academy for its support of the creation, development or implementation of educational products, as well as career development, are available here.

The Academy's Power Point template is available for use by Academy members and for non-member presentations at Academy-sponsored events.

Please click here to download the template.

Job and Volunteer Opportunities for Medical Educators

Opportunites at UCSF can be found via this link to the Office of Medical Education:
http://meded.ucsf.edu/job-openings-medical-education

Listings for jobs at institutions other than UCSF are also posted here:

Director, UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program

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Lending Library

The Health Professions Education Pathway (HPE PW) has put together a small lending library for the use of the pathway learners, housed in the Academy Office, Room LR-102, at Parnassus Campus. This resource is available to all Academy members for check-out. HPE PW will grow the collection over the next few years and invites your recommendations for additions. You may also donate your favorite resource!

See books available

 

Medical Education Meetings

General:
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME): acgme.org
American Academy on Communication in Healthcare (AACH): aachonline.org
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC): aamc.org
Association for Behavioral Science and Medical Education (ABSAME): absame.org

Specialty-Specific:

Association for Academic Psychiatry: academicpsychiatry.org
Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics & Gynecology (CREOG) and Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics (APGO): apgo.org
Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP): comsep.org
Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM): hospitalmedicine.org
Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM): saem.org
Society for General Internal Medicine (SGIM): sgim.org
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (SFTM): stfm.org

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