The Department of Medical Education (DME) is the oldest and largest continuously functioning department of medical education in the world. Our mission is to advance the theory and practice of the health professions education with the ultimate goal of improving the care of patients. DME continues to have significant local, national, and international influence and impact through its many and varied programmatic missions.
In 2019, the Department of Medical Education (DME) celebrates our 60-year landmark. The Summer of 2019 marks our 20th year of our Master of Health Professions Education annual conference. Advances made by the department over the past 60 years are reflected in curriculum and evaluation, instruction, assessment, medical humanities, clinical reasoning and decision making, and patient safety and leadership.
FEBRUARY 27, 2019 TIME 12:00-1:00PM
COURSE REVIEWSMHPE 504 LEADERSHIP IN HEALTH PROFESSIONS EDUCATIONLAURA HIRSHFIELD, PHDAssistant Professor, Associate Director of Educational Developmentin Essentials of Clinical Medicine Program,
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FEBRUARY 28, 2019
Faculty Candidate: Chosang Tendhar, PhDAssistant Director of Assessment
Long Island University (LIU)
11:00am–12:00pm: Teaching Seminar: “Estimation”
3:00pm–4:00pm: Research Talk: “Using the Domain Identification Model to Study Major and Career Decision-Making Process”
March 4, 2019
Faculty Candidate: Jay Loftus, MEd, EdDSenior Instructional Designer / Coordinator of Digital Learning & Simulation
11:00am–12:00pm: Teaching Seminar: “Beyond the Grades: Simple Strategies to Use Data to Inform Instruction and Improve Student Learning”
3:00pm–4:00pm: Research Talk: “Digital Learning & Cognitive Load: Novel Measures and New Directions”
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