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Medical Education
Center for Faculty Educators

Academy of Medical Educators Now Accepting Applications, due May 10

Academy LogoThe Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators is pleased to announce the 2017 call for membership applications.

The Academy’s vision is to promote an educational climate that accelerates advances in teaching and learning, champions educator careers and improves health. Academy members serve as mentors to faculty, residents, students and other teachers interested in developing as educators. They assist courses, clerkships and departments in strengthening their teaching and education programs as requested. Members actively participate in Academy governance, programs and events and further our mission throughout the broader teaching community.

The Academy’s 137 members currently represent seven core UCSF teaching sites and 21 of 28 clinical and basic science departments in the School of Medicine and four departments in the School of Dentistry, School of Nursing, and School of Pharmacy. The membership ranges from assistant to full professor, and includes ladder, in-residence, clinical X, clinical, adjunct and emeritus faculty. Please visit the Academy’s Directory to learn more about our members and their roles and activities at UCSF.

Final Applications are due May 10, with coaching and administrative review available.


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Recommended workshop: The Educator's Portfolio 2.0: Documenting your Achievements for Advancement, presented on April 18 from 1-5pm by Dave Irby, PhD and Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD. To register, click here.

Questions: Please contact Kathleen Land, AME Membership Lead, at, or call 514-9259.