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Medical Education
Educational Evaluations

About Us

Educational Evaluations is part of the UCSF School of Medicine Office of Medical Education (OME). See OME organizational chart

  • Allison Chen
    Senior Educational Evaluations Analyst

    Allison oversees the implementation and centralization of evaluations across all four years in the School of Medicine. She also oversees the Evaluations Help Desk and serves as the liaison for E*Value and MedHub. She provides consultation on data collection efforts for new programs and curricular changes. 
  • Sylvia DeCourcey
    Educational Evaluations Manager

    Sylvia is the manager for the Educational Evaluations unit and oversees the unit's operations. She produces various evaluation and program summary reports for all years of the curriculum. She is on the LCME accrediation team.
  • Marcelo Furquim
    Evaluations Analyst

    Marcelo oversees and supports the implementation and centralization of evaluations for the clinical years of curriculum and supports the Evaluations Help Desk. He produces evaluation reports for various curriculum and programs and assists in projects for evaluations and research.
  • Mark Lovett
    Evaluations Research Analyst

    Mark performs analysis of curricular evaluation data. Projects include the annual Comprehensive Core Clerkship Evaluation reports as well as Topic Reports, and various other curricular reports.  He provides support for the Assessment unit with the analysis of summative assessment exams including the Clinical Performance Exam (CPX), Mini CPX and the Observed Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE).
  • Melissa ("Mel") Nakapa'ahu
    Educational Evaluations Analyst

    Mel oversees the implementation and centralization of evaluations in of Foundations 1 and other school wide programs. She monitors and enforces student evaluation compliance and reports results to Coaches and academic leadership on a regular basis. Mel faciliaties and reports focus groups and produces evaluation reports for various curriculum and programs.
  • Arianne Teherani, PhD
    Director, Program Evaluation
    Associate Professor, Medicine

    Dr. Arianne Teherani is Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine and an educational researcher in the Center for Faculty Educators in the UCSF School of Medicine. Since 2007, she has served as Director for Program Evaluation, a role in which she oversees evaluation design, planning, and policy for the undergraduate curriculum in the School of Medicine.

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