Office of Medical Education Faculty Development

Welcome to the BUSM Medical Education Resource Station

This site is developed by Boston University School of Medicine Office of Medical Education Faculty Development Program to assist faculty and staff with increasing their teaching effectiveness by providing a central location for medical education information, self-paced quick tutorials on teaching and educational career development strategies.

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The BUSM+ Medical Education Badge Program provides you with the opportunity to learn the fundamentals about teaching and learning that you may have missed in your professional career or now want to review to enhance your teaching. The online, asynchronous program is conveniently offered 24/7 during a 12 week schedule beginning in October. Registration is available in August. Take a single session or sign up for competency badge and join the BUSM+ learning community. Do you have your badge yet?

Join the OME Journal Club that meets to talk about three medical education journal articles on current topics. The next meeting will be Sept 17, 2014 at noon. Contact Gail March at to receive the links to the articles and the meeting details. This meeting will discuss self-directed learning.

Community of Practice in Faculty Development (CoPFD) is taking a summer break. This activity will begin in September and is where peers are sharing their faculty development activities. Contact Gail March at for more details.

John McCahan Medical Campus Education Day was May 22, 2014. Click here for information about the whole day packed with inspiring speakers, innovative posters, and interesting workshops about healthcare education.

Teaching Talks and Teaching Tech Talks presented by The Center for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching (CEIT) offers a variety of topics.  Teaching Talks will focus primarily on pedagogy, while Teaching Tech Talks will dive deeper into the use of technology to enhance teaching. CEIT will be adding Talks throughout the semester.

To locate information about Blackboard Learn click here.

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