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October 9, 2014

Dr. Sally Santen launches MOOC on Teaching & Assessing Clinical Skills

This week, Sally Santen, MD, PhD, joint faculty and Assistant Dean of Educational Research and Quality Improvement, launched the first session her free 6-week course on Coursera. Enrollment is open. 

October 7, 2014

Join the current session of the Health Professions Education MOOC

This week Professor Caren Stalburg, Director of the Division of Professional Education, launched the third session of her free online class via Coursera

September 30, 2014

Staffer Joshua Rubin presents on Learning Health System to Annual AHIMA Convention & Exhibit

On Sep​tember 30, Joshua Rubin, JD, MBA, MPH, MPP, presented a talk entitled, "The Learning Health System: Transforming Health Culture by Empowering Learning from Every Patient for Every Patient" at the 86th Annual AHIMA Convention & Exhibit.

September 22, 2014

Announcing Openings for Faculty Positions

The Department of Learning Health Sciences at the University of Michigan Medical School is seeking distinguished scholars to expand substantially its Division of Learning and Knowledge Systems:

September 7, 2014

A Continuously Learning System to Enhance Diabetes Care at UMHS

On Wednesday, September 24th at 4:30 PM, there will be a kick-off event to begin creating a vision for how the concept of continuous learning, put into practice, can enhance diabetes care at UMHS.

September 5, 2014

Two DLHS faculty present work at the 2014 Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE)

Patricia Mullan, PhD, and Larry Gruppen, PhD, present talk and poster at an international conference on medical education. 

September 3, 2014

DLHS joint appointees receive Dean's Awards

Congratulations to Kent Sheets, PhD, who received the Lifetime Award for Medical Education, and to Andrew Barnosky, DO, MPH, who received the Kaiser Permanente Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching.

July 17, 2014

Welcome the new department chair

Charles P. Friedman, PhD, named as the first chair of Department of Learning Health Sciences.

July 14, 2014

From Michigan to Mauritius: health professions education MOOC engages faculty worldwide

A Professor of Surgery in Mauritius shares his experience as a learner in a MOOC taught by Caren Stalburg, MD, MA, on instructional methods for health professions education.