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Pathway to Discovery in Health Professions Education

The Health Professions Education Pathway trains innovators from all health professions fields who promote excellence in teaching, translate theory and novel strategies to the learning environment, and expand knowledge in the field of health professions education.

Annual Deadlines

February 15th Online pathway application for Core or Advanced Program

Letter of Intent for Yearlong Funding due November 30th via RAPtr
Application for Yearlong Funding due January 15th via RAPtr

June 1st Online pathway application for Core or Advanced Program due

All HPE Learners

April 1st:

ePosterpalooza Registration Deadline
Draft of Abstract and Poster Due
Draft of Product Due

April 13th:

Abstract Submission for ePosterpalooza

October 31st:

Final Project Proposal Due


Download the HPE Information Packet to view all important dates

Please contact Tim Galbreath to set up a meeting with a HPE Pathway director to discuss your interest in the pathway and your career goals prior to submitting an application.

HPE Contacts

Maria Wamsley, MD


Kristie White, MD

Patricia O'Sullivan, EdD

David Irby, PhD

Tim Galbreath, Coordinator


Goals of the Health Professions Education Pathway

  • To train leaders who can shape future health professional education as faculty, education leaders, and scholars

Read more about the program.

Why HPE Matters


Learn about other real world impacts here!

In the News

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