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March 1, 2017

Michael Hortsch Contributes to New Report on Bloom's Taxonomy

"Climbing Bloom’s Taxonomy Pyramid: Lessons From a Graduate Histology Course" from Anatomical Sciences Education available now in Wiley Online Library

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February 20, 2017

Dr. John Burkhardt Talks Travel Ban & Doctor Shortages on Michigan Radio

Take a listen to the NPR's Stateside to learn more about the Burkhardt co-authored with Dr. Mahshid Abir for The Conversation on the travel ban and how immigrant physicians are more likely to provide primary care in underserved communities throughout the United States.

February 2, 2017

Raymond De Vries, PhD Authors Article on the Ethics and Obstacles in Medical Tissue Banking

The Winter 2017 issue of Medicine at Michigan contains Giving (Bits of) Your Self to Medicine an article by Raymond De Vries, PhD co-director of U-M’s Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, and a professor in the Department of Learning Health Sciences.

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October 24, 2016

Martha Funnell honored as an inductee at American Academy of Nursing annual conference


Martha Funnell Accepts Award

Faculty member Martha Funnell, MS, RN, CDE, FAADE was among 164 nurses inducted into the American Academy of Nursing and honored at a ceremony held during the Academy's annual policy conference, Transforming Health, Driving Policy, October 20-22, 2016 in Washington, D.C.

September 21, 2016

DLHS faculty Dr. Cheryl Moyer featured in the Lancet

Cheryl A. Moyer, MPH, PhD co-authored a Lancet article: a call to action to improve maternal health on a global scale. This piece summarizes six articles in a series.

August 25, 2016

International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) Webinar Series begins September 8th

Please join us for the upcoming International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) Fall Web Seminar Series on a variety of topics in medical education.

May 19, 2016

Drs. Helen Morgan, David Marzano, & Maya Hammoud publish research on teaching preoperative skills

Helen Morgan, MD, David Marzano, MD, and Maya Hammoud, MD co-authored the article that was recently published in the Journal of Surgical Education. The article aims to evaluate the effectiveness of a preoperative skills curriculum, and to assess and document competence in associated Obstetrics and Gynecology Level 1 Milestones.

May 18, 2016

Recent publication from Drs. Sally Santen & Joel Purkiss on interviewing models for medical school interviews

Sally Santen, MD, PhD and Joel Purkiss, PhD collaborated on the research that was recently published in Academic Medicine. The article describes the hybrid interview format the University of Michigan Medical School implemented in 2014. The interview format combines traditional interview methods with the newer innovative, multisampling interview format.

May 16, 2016

Recent publication from Cheryl Moyer: Explaining Disparities in Use of Skilled Birth Attendants in Developing Countries

Dr. Moyer's article was recently published in PLoS ONE. The article explores the disparities in the use of skilled birth assistants by socioeconomic class and what factors should be further investigated when trying to understand these disparities. 

May 9, 2016

Dr. Monica Lypson publishes research on defining core entrustable professional activities in medical education

Monica Lypson, MD, MHPE, co-authored the article that was recently published in Academic MedicineThe article discusses the development of entrustable professional activities (EPAs) that every resident should be able to do without direct supervision on day one of residency. These EPAs could significantly narrow the gap between program directors' expectations and new residents' performance.