21st Annual MHPE Summer Conference
July 30-31, 2020

Addressing Inequality in Health Professions Education

Greetings from the Conference Chair

Laura Hirshfield, PhD
MHPE Conference Chair 2020

The theme for this year’s conference is “Addressing Inequality in Health Professions Education”.

Our keynote speakers are Arghavan Salles, MD, PhD, board-certified Surgeon and Scholar in Residence at Stanford University School of Medicine and Tania Jenkins, PhD, sociologist of medical education at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

About the Annual MHPE Summer Conference

The purpose of this activity is to provide a venue for Master of Health Professions Education students and alumni to showcase their work, network with peers and faculty, and lay the groundwork for future collaborations. This two-day conference follows the residency for students completing core course work in the MHPE Online program and is also a part of welcoming the new incoming MHPE students.

This conference is for MHPE students, alumni, faculty, and staff.  For more information about the MHPE Summer Conference please email Laura Schaaf at [email protected]

The schedule at a glance will be made available a later date.

Conference Locations

UIC College of Medicine (West)

1853 West Polk (entrance)
Chicago, Illinois

More detailed information about room numbers will be made available at a later date.