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The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to offer the Medical Educator Fellowship. The Fellowship is composed of three phases that can be completed in 3 years. Phase 1 consists of the currently offered Essential Skills in Medical Education (ESME) program. The ESME program is offered several times a year at the AMEE Conference, Ottawa Conference and the Annual IAMSE Conferences.

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The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to offer the Medical Educator Fellowship. The Fellowship is composed of three phases that can be completed in 3 years. Phase 1 consists of the currently offered Essential Skills in Medical Education (ESME) program. The ESME program is offered several times a year at the AMEE Conference, Ottawa Conference and the Annual IAMSE Conferences.
Program Objective: The goal of this program is to develop better medical educators. The program will foster development in key aspects of medical education by providing targeted professional development. The program will provide those completing the program with evidence of specialized achievement to enhance and support career advancement as medical sciences educators.
Program Description: The program covers five content areas: curriculum design, teaching methods and strategies, assessment, educational scholarship, and leadership; and consists of three phases:
Phase 1: Completion of the ESME Program.
Phase 2: Advanced courses (designated as such on the Annual Meeting Program) and symposia offered at the IAMSE annual meeting.
Phase 3: A required portfolio demonstrating application of content themes at participant's home institution.
Participants will be expected to submit a project proposal prior to the Annual Meeting. Who Should Participate: The program is designed for medical science educators who have complete the ESME program, and are seeking to become more knowledgeable as educators and leaders. Participants will complete a project portfolio that demonstrates how they applied program content areas at their home institutions.
Application Requirements: Completion of the ESME course required for enrollment in Phases 2 and 3 of the IAMSE Medical Educator Fellowship. Applications to the Fellowship must be submitted by the IAMSE Annual Meeting Early Registration deadline via the Annual Meeting Registration Form. Attendance is limited to 6 Fellows and will be on a first-come first-serve basis.
The Fellowship fee of $550 USD includes the 3 hour conference workshop modules and materials. Payment is due in full by the meeting's Early Registration deadline. Refund requests must be received in writing one month prior to the course. No refunds will be made after that date.
For additional information conrtact Susan Pasquale at [email protected]

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