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Highlights from UCSF's 2017 Education Showcase March 30, 2017

"As educators, we need to critically reflect on the relationship between how we train individuals in medical education and their ability to collectively deliver quality healthcare," said Lorelei Lingard, PhD, during her keynote address at the annual UCSF Education Showcase, hosted by the Center for Faculty Educators (CFE), at the Mission Bay and Parnassus campuses. Lorelei Lingard, PhD; photo by Marco Sanchez, UCSF DM Photography Her address was one of more than 30 workshops, plenary talks... Read More

Chancellor Celebrates Excellence in Education April 18, 2012

Download a PDF version of the poster.UCSF Chancellor Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, celebrated excellence in education during her 2012 commencement address to be webcast live on Tuesday, April 24.The UCSF community is invited to watch the recorded address.  Read More

UCSF Interprofessional Education Rounds - April 9 March 20, 2012

Interprofessional Education: Implications for Crisis Resource ManagementA talk by visiting scholar Sylvain Boet, MD, MEd, University of Ottawa, CanadaApril 9, 2012, 11am-1pm in N-417 & 423 Agenda:11am-noon: “Meet the Researcher” session (an informal opportunity to talk to Dr. Boet over coffee/pastries)noon-1pm: Presentation and discussion About the presenter: Dr. Sylvain Boet is a researcher who is particularly interested in interprofessional simulation-based education and crisis resource... Read More

Training for a Team Model of Health Care March 01, 2012

Photo Credit: David HandMaura Purcell, a second-year student in the School of Nursing, had her first taste of interprofessional health education (IPHE) in September of 2010, when she attended an all-day session in the Millberry Union gym. Every first-year student in the schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing, pharmacy and the physical therapy program – about 500 in all – was present. Divided into 60 small groups, the students discussed topics including patient safety and health care... Read More