Connects medical schools and community preceptors. It delivers videos, tips, answers to frequently asked questions, and links to in-depth information on topics such as:Preparing a practice team for a learner

  • Orienting a learner
  • Precepting principles
  • Teaching strategies
  • What to teach
  • Giving feedback
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • EHRs and health informatics
  • Learners in difficulty


The site helps preceptors do their jobs more effectively. It also helps medical schools and residency programs recruit, train, and retain community preceptors and meet accreditation requirements for faculty development.

UW Medicine Faculty have access to TeachingPhysician.org. Send an email to clime@uw.edu to receive login information. Co-sponsored by UW Department of Family Medicine.