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AAMC CE News – June 23, 2015 June 26, 2015

AM Rounds—blog complementing AAMC’s Academic Medicine“Why Do You Tweet, Anyway?” A Glance Into Medical Education Tweeting Wing of Zock—Academic Medicine in Transformation blogVirtual Patients Deliver Real Learning SACME Spotlight—Society for Academic CME (SACME) Are you a SACME Member? With your SACME Membership, explore opportunities to network with professional colleagues in the field of continuing medical education; access the Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions (... Read More

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AAMC CE News – June 9, 2015 June 09, 2015

AAMC has published Academic Medicine Investment in Medical Research, which presents findings on the medical research investment across 46 medical schools surveyed. The findings illustrate in part how the absence of predictable, consistent, and sustainable federal funding puts medical research at risk. AM Rounds—blog complementing AAMC’s Academic MedicineUnderstanding Competency-Based Medical Education Developing a Framework for Competency Assessment: Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs... Read More

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Educational Evaluation Welcomes Melissa (aka Mel) Fujiyama Nakapa’ahu April 02, 2015

The Educational Evaluation team warmly welcomes Melissa (aka Mel) Fujiyama Nakapa’ahu.  Mel has been helping us since December 2014 but is now officially part of the Ed Evals team!  Mel will be overseeing the implementation of evaluations in the Essential Core and other programs in UME and will be leading the design and restructuring of evaluations for Foundations 1 in the Bridges Curriculum.  She will also be overseeing the Essential Core and Kaiser Teaching Awards.   Before coming to UCSF,... Read More

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AAMC CE News - March 17, 2015 March 25, 2015

CENews Brought to you by AAMC   Deadline: March 25, 2015—2015 AAMC Medical Education Meeting Call for Submissions The annual AAMC Medical Education Meeting is a terrific opportunity for you to share insights and expertise with colleagues from across the educational mission of academic medicine. Proposals will be accepted through March 25, 2015 (11:59 PM EST) that focus on innovation, research, and emerging trends relevant to the entire continuum of learners. Sessions during the 2015 AAMC... Read More

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ABIM Maintenance of Certification Now Includes Greater Emphasis on Continuing Medical Education February 20, 2015

By the end of 2015, ABIM will assure new and more flexible ways for internists to demonstrate their self-assessment of medical knowledge by recognizing most forms of Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education–approved CME.  Read more ...  Read More

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AAMC CE News – February 19, 2015 February 20, 2015

CENews Brought to you by AAMC   Save the Dates—Learn Serve Lead 2015: The AAMC Annual Meeting and the AAMC Medical Education MeetingConnect, Collaborate, Engage—Come to Baltimore this fall to be part of the two premier meetings of the academic medicine community. Featuring must-see plenary sessions with fresh and provocative perspectives, opportunities for cross-institutional conversations with colleagues and thought leaders, and focused sessions on high-priority topics. Learn Serve Lead... Read More

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AAMC CE News – February 3, 2015 February 06, 2015

CENews Brought to you by AAMC   Registration Open—Forum on Conflict of Interest (FOCI) in Academe Meeting, Association of American Medical Colleges, April 16-17, 2015, InterContinental Buckhead, Atlanta, Ga. In addition, an expanded COI 101 workshop will be held the day before the meeting—Wednesday, April 15—for people who are new to the field or want an overview of the institutional review and management of conflicts of interest. WingOfZock.orgBig Data Strikes Again: Reducing Readmissions... Read More

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HR 293 Introduced That Would Exempt Educational Materials and CME from Sunshine Act Reporting January 26, 2015

Physician Payment Sunshine Act: Bipartisan Members of Congress Introduce Bill to Exclude Educational Materials From Reporting, Including CME and Medical Texts - See more at: Policy and Medicine Read More

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AAMC CE News – January 21, 2015 January 26, 2015

CENews Brought to you by AAMC   Deadline: Jan. 30, 2015—7th Annual AAMC Integrating Quality Meeting: Improving Value through Clinical Transformation, Education, and Science Call for Abstracts, June 11-12, 2015, Intercontinental Chicago O'Hare, Rosemont, Ill. This highly interactive program brings together clinical leaders, faculty, trainees, and students to share best practices and celebrate successes in clinical care transformation, interprofessional education, and research that lead to high... Read More

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