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.
The OME Faculty Development 2013-14 Workshops are going virtual. Stay tuned for links.
Join the OME Journal Club that meets to talk about three medical education journal articles on current topics. The next meeting will be November 15, 2013 at noon. Contact Gail March at email@example.com to receive the electronic versions of the articles and the meeting details.
Community of Practice in Faculty Development met on September 12 at noon to discuss the topic of MOOCs and their Impact on Faculty with special guest Azer Bestavros, Ph.D., Professor of Computer Science, Director of the Hariri Institute for Computing, and Co-Chair of BU Council on Educational Technology and Learning Innovation The discussion will continue in the next CoP-FD meeting on December 10, 2013 at noon. (CETLI).
The purpose of this informal meeting with lunch is to provide the opportunity for peers who are involved in faculty development in courses, clerkships, and departments to meet, share experiences, listen to recent research in faculty development, and brainstorm new ideas. This is an ongoing activity where peers are sharing their faculty development activities. Contact Gail March at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
If you missed the May 22, 2013 John McCahan Medical Campus Education Day in Hiebert, Click here for information about the whole day packed with inspiring speakers, innovative posters, and interesting workshops about healthcare education. Now is the time to plan your poster/workshop for next year.
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.