The graduates of the 2015-16 Medical Education Fellowship with, Director, Janet P. Hafler, EdD (front row center) at Medical Education Day at Yale, May 17, 2016.
The goal of this Fellowship is to develop clinician educators who will provide educational leadership in our departments and at the Yale School of Medicine. In this interactive course, participants will have the opportunity to read educational literature, discuss principles of learning, and design an educational project. Participation requires protected time to participate in 18 sessions including Medical Education Day.
- Develop the skills to design and implement an educational project.
- Explore principles of learning as they apply to a variety of teaching strategies.
- Apply the educational literature to the project you design.
- Develop effective teaching skills.
- Enhance skills in giving feedback.
- Sessions held twice monthly, each session is two hours, from September through May
- Participation in Medical Education Day at Yale, a half-day conference held in May of each year.
Coffee/tea served at 3:45pm - Sessions begin promptly at 4:00pm and end at 6:00pm unless otherwise noted
Session Dates and Tentative Topics
|Session No||Date||Location||Topic (Tentative)|
|1||Mon, Sep 12, 2016||TLC 205||Welcome, Overview/Educational Scholarship Introduction|
|2||Mon, Sep 26, 2016||TLC 205||Foundations of Teaching/A Case Discussion|
|3||Mon, Oct 17, 2016||TLC 205||Curriculum Development w/ John Encandela|
|4||Mon, Oct 24, 2016||SHM L 103||Effectively Searching the Medical Education Literature w/Judy Spak|
|5||Mon, Nov 7, 2016||TLC 205||Project Idea Presentation|
|Special Event||Mon, Nov 7, 2016
6:00 - 7:30pm
|Historical Library||MEF Alumni Reception|
|6||Mon, Nov 28, 2016||TLC 205||Project Idea Presentation|
|7||Mon, Dec 12, 2017||TLC 205||Observation and Feedback: 5 minute Teaching Exercise|
|8||Mon, Jan 9, 2017||TLC 205||Observation and Feedback: 5 minute Teaching Exercise|
|9||Mon, Jan 23, 2017||TLC 205||Observation and Feedback: 5 minute Teaching Exercise|
|10||Mon, Jan 30, 2017||Medical Library;
Simbonis Conf Rm,
Cushing Center Conf Rm
Option A:Creating an Instructional Video w/ Lei Wang
|11||Mon, Feb 6, 2017||TLC 205||Program Evaulation w/ John Encandela
|12||Mon, Feb 20, 2017||TLC 205||4-5 pm: Poster Design w/ Janet Hafler and John Encandela
5-6 pm: Project Presentation
|13||Mon, Mar 6, 2017||TLC 205||Project Presentation|
|14||Mon, Mar 20, 2017||TLC 205||Project Presentation|
|15||Mon, Apr 3, 2017||TLC 205||Project Presentation|
|16||Mon, Apr 17, 2017||TLC 205||Poster Presentation|
|17||Week of Apr 17, 2017,
throughout the week
|TLC 205||Individual Assistance with Poster Design|
|Hold||Mon, May 1, 2017||TLC 205||Hold: Extra or Make-up Session (snow cancellations, etc.)|
|18||Thu, May 18, 2017
4:30 - 6:30 pm
Medical Education Day
|TAC Lobby||Poster Presentation, Awards Ceremony, Graduation Certificates