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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2017 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.

Teaching Sepsis: An Innovative Medical Education Initiative to Improve Sepsis Management in the Emergency Department

Does Patient Preference for Female Obstetrician-Gynecologists Negatively Influence the Salaries of their Male Counterparts?

Geographic Trends and Regional Mobility for United States Allopathic Seniors Participating in the Residency Match


2017 Schedule

November 16, 2017

Time Event Location
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Keynote Address: Sensors, Motion Tracking and Data Science: Unfolding the Metrics of Mastery
Carla M. Pugh, MD, PhD

P-117
2:00 - 4:00 pm

Poster Session

Knapp Center Lobby
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Plenary Poster Presentations

  • Teaching Sepsis: An Innovative Medical Education Initiative to Improve Sepsis Management in the Emergency Department
  • Does Patient Preference for Female Obstetrician-Gynecologists Negatively Influence the Salaries of their Male Counterparts?
  • Geographic Trends and Regional Mobility for United States Allopathic Seniors Participating in the Residency Match
Knapp Center Auditorium 1103
5:00 - 6:00 pm

Awards Ceremony

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

Knapp Center Auditorium 1103