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Mission and Goals

MISSION OF THE ACADEMY

The Academy of Medical Educators will support the University of Kansas School of Medicine mission of the education of health professionals through:

  • sponsoring faculty development designed to expand the cadre of exceptional medical educators and celebrate educational excellence;
  • stimulating and supporting curricular and educational innovation; 
  • promoting scholarship in medical education.

GOALS OF THE ACADEMY

The goals of the Academy are to:

  • create an environment that stimulates ongoing curricular and educational innovation;
  • promote the career development of exceptional medical educators;
  • promote academic scholarship and research among medical educators;
  • advocate for greater financial support for medical education;
  • advise the educational leadership of the School on matters related to medical education.
Last modified: Sep 28, 2018
Contact Us

Lisa Gilmer, MD
Chair
lgilmer@kumc.edu
913-588-2252

Albert Buddy Poje, PhD
Vice Chair
apoje@kumc.edu
913-588-6463

Teresa Beacham
Program Manager
tbeacham@kumc.edu
913-588-7304

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