DEFINITION/SCOPE

To create an environment where teachers and learners thrive by providing programs and resources that foster skills development and promote community, lifelong learning, and professionalism.

Goals

Professional development at UW Medicine and throughout the WWAMI region will be so engaging and so valuable that it becomes an institutional imperative and an integral part of every professional’s lifelong commitment to teaching and learning excellence.

Educator Modules

A series of online educator modules have been developed to support skill development for faculty who will play vital roles in the new School of Medicine curriculum.  These modules are organized into three main categories:

  1. Foundational Teaching Resources
  2. Classroom Teaching Resources
  3. Clinical Teaching Resources

POTENTIAL PROJECTS:

  • Online Resources

  • Teaching OSTE
  • Teaching Certificates
  • Train-the-Trainer Sessions
  • Peer Mentorship Programs
  • Teaching Consult Service
  • On-site Workshops

CORE GROUP LEADERS

Joshua Jauregui
Acting Instructor/Senior Fellow, Division of Emergency Medicine
joshjaur@u.washington.edu

Lynne Robins
Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education, School of Medicine
lynner@uw.edu

Chris Surawicz
Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Assistant Dean for Faculty Development, School of Medicine
surawicz@uw.edu