Academy Membership Benefits

Membership in the Academy of Medical Educators provides professional and personal rewards

These include:

  • The Academy provides a cross-departmental community of dedicated educators who work together to strengthen their own teaching and to promote excellence in teaching throughout the School of Medicine.
  • Academy members are recognized as highly accomplished educators and are often consulted by colleagues and departmental leaders on questions of educational import.
  • Because of the rigor of the selection process, Academy membership is known to be a sign of outstanding performance by the committees who oversee UCSF's merit and promotion process.
  • Members are eligible to apply for the Academy endowed chairs program and for professional development presentation travel support relating to the Academy and its mission.