Medical Education Day

Each year, the Academy of Distinguished Medical Educators sponsors Medical Education Day, a day-long event which highlights innovations and research in medical education at the University of Chicago. The day begins with a keynote address from a national leader in medical education and is followed in the afternoon by a poster session and plenary poster presentations. The day ends with an awards ceremony to honor the newest members of the Academy.

Eleventh Annual Medical Education Day

November 16, 2017

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2016 Medical Education Day Plenary Session Posters

Faculty and students are invited to highlight their research in medical education through poster sessions and educational workshops at Medical Education Day. The four most outstanding poster submissions are chosen for oral presentation in the afternoon.

Resident Satisfaction with Practice Incorporation of Non-Physician Providers in an OB/Gyn Resident Clinic

Medical Student Resilience and Stressful Clinical Events During Clinical Training

Early Birds Working Night Owl Shifts: Intern Experience on Night Float Rotations and Relationship with Chronotype

A Survey on Recent Medical School Graduate Comfort with the Level 1 Milestones


2016 Schedule

December 1, 2016

Time Event Location
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Keynote Address: Using Big Data to Innovate at the Intersection of the Clnical and Educational Missions
Marc M. Triola, MD

P-117
2:00 - 4:00 pm

Poster Session

Knapp Center Lobby
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Plenary Poster Presentations

  • Resident Satisfaction with Practice Incorporation of Non-Physician Providers in an OB/Gyn Resident Clinic
  • Medical Student Resilience and Stressful Clinical Events During Clinical Training
  • Early Birds Working Night Owl Shifts: Intern Experience on Night Float Rotations and Relationship with Chronotype
  • A Survey on Recent Medical School Graduate Comfort with the Level 1 Milestones
Knapp Center Auditorium 1103
5:00 - 6:30 pm

Awards Ceremony & Reception:

Induction of the New Fellows and New Master of the University of Chicago Academy of Distinguished Medical Educators

Knapp Center Auditorium 1103