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.
The Clinical Simulation Center Research Committee is pleased to announce it has awarded a total of $30,000 to support two research projects for the 2016-2017 cycle.
Martha Funnell, MS, RN, CDE, FAADE and Robert Anderson, EdD received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Association of Diabetes Educators at their annual meeting in August.
The Learning Health Systems Journal, published in collaboration with U of M, published its first article "The European Institute for Innovation through Health Data" on July 25th. The journal is still accepting submissions for its first issue.
Martha Funnell, MS, RN, CDE was among 164 nurses to be inducted into the American Academy of Nursing. The inductees will be honored at a ceremony to be held during the Academy's annual policy conference, Transforming Health, Driving Policy, which will take place October 20-22, 2016 in Washington, D.C.
This significant expansion of the Clinical Simulation Center in the Towsley Continuing Education Building will be a state of the art addition dedicated to independent learning combining computer based instruction and assessment with simulation based learning for medical students, residents, fellows, faculty, nurses and all UMHS staff.
Dr. Deborah Rooney publishes research on validation of performance measures from a neurosurgery simulation model
Dr. Rooney's research evaluates the evidence for use of the novel neurosurgery simulator. The article was recently published in Surgery.
"Teaching Effectiveness Differs by Type of Trainee: Variations in Faculty Rankings Between Surgery Residents and Medical Students" was recently published in The American Journal of Surgery. The article aims to identify teaching components valued by these different sets of learners.