Leslie Fall, MD, MedU Co-Founder and Associate Dean for Faculty Development at the Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, has her piece, "Should Medical Education Be More Virtual?" published in The Evolllution, a grassroots online newspaper dedicated to examining the impact of non-traditional programs on the higher education industry and society-at-large.Read More
The Doctors Company Foundation (TDCF) today awarded a first-of-a-kind $200K grant to The Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM) and MedU. Up to 80,000 patients are harmed annually due to misdiagnosis. The goal of the grant is to improve patient health by elevating diagnostic training among medical students.Read More
MedU collaborators have their article, "Contemporary Teaching Strategies of Exemplary Preceptors - Is Technology Helping?" published within Family Medicine 2014;46(10):776-82.Read More
MedU is partnering with the Betty Ford Center (a part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation), the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), and the Treatment Research Institute (TRI), on an online interactive course that brings substance use disorder and addiction training to medical students everywhere.
Congratulations to the 2014-2015 CLIPP small grant recipient! We had a positive response to the initial Request for Proposals and only one proposal was funded this year. We look forward to seeing results of the research. For more information on MedU Grant Opportunities.Read More
MedU collaborators have their article, "Comparison of Textbook to fmCASES on Family Medicine Clerkship Exam Performance" published within Family Medicine 2014;46(3):174-9.Read More
Congratulations to the 2014-2015 MedU research grant recipients! There were a record number of submissions this year and it was a challenging review process. Two projects were selected. We look forward to working with them and seeing results of their research. For more information on MedU Grant Opportunities.Read More
MedU is collaborating with the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM) on an online interactive course that brings high value care concepts to medical students everywhere.Read More
MedU and fmCASES collaborators have their abstract published within Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2014;26(2):201-202.Read More
MedU collaborators, Leslie Fall, MD (MedU Co-Founder), and Kimberly Gifford, MD, have their publication about the Doctor Coach framework in Academic Medicine: 2014: 89: 2: 272–276.Read More
Internal medicine VP programs publication by MedU collaborators.
Valerie Lang, MD (SIMPLE Editor-in-Chief), Jennifer Kogan, MD (SIMPLE Editorial Board member), Norm Berman, MD (MedU Co-founder) and Dario Torre, MD, PhD, have their publication about the large experience with virtual patient (VP) programs in internal medicine in Academic Medicine 2013: 88: 11: 1713-1718.Read More
Congratulations to Glen Medellin, MD, FAAP, (CLIPP Editorial Board member) for receiving the AAP's 2013 Calvin (C.J.) Sia Community Pediatrics Medical Home Leadership & Advocacy Award and demonstrating clinical excellence, community action, and advocacy for children.Read More
MedU and the American College of Physicians' High Value Care Curriculum receives grant support.
With the help of grants from the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM), and the ABIM Foundation, MedU and the American College of Physicians (ACP) will collaborate to create an online interactive curriculum that brings High Value Care (HVC) concepts to medical students. Discuss with MedU and SIMPLE medical educators at the CDIM conference in New Orleans, LA from Oct. 2-6th. Look for the MedU booth.
MedU will be at the PAEA Annual Conference in Memphis, TN, Oct. 16-20, 2013. Visit us at booth 27 in the Exhibit Hall.
Physician Assistant (PA) programs across the country are using MedU’s platform to improve, broaden, and enhance Physician Assistant education.Read More
Congratulations to Valerie Lang, MD (SIMPLE Editor-in-Chief), Clerkship Director in the Division of Hospital Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Dr. Lang will be President-Elect of CDIM starting July 1, 2013.Read More
MedU Collaborators present their poster at the Academic Internal Medicine Week in New Orleans from October 2-6, 2013. The poster highlights validity evidence for a key features examination assessing clinical decision making for internal medicine clerkship students. Key Features Exam and reference information is enclosed.Read More
Congratulations to L. James Nixon, MD (SIMPLE Co-Editor-in-Chief) for receiving his MHPE from UIC- College of Medicine- Chicago.Read More
Congratulations to Sherilyn Smith, MD (CLIPP Co-Editor-in-Chief) for being elected President of COMSEP starting in 2015. Dr. Smith is Associate Clerkship Director, Department of Pediatrics at University of Washington.Read More
Congratulations to Petra Lewis, MD (CORE Editor-in-Chief) for receiving the “AMSER Excellence in Education” award at the AUR conference in April 2013. Dr. Lewis is Professor of Radiology and Obstetrics & Gynecology at Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH.Read More
Congratulations to Carl Fuhrman, MD (CORE Editorial Board member) for receiving “The American Alliance of Academic Chief Residents in Radiology (A3CR2) Outstanding Teacher” award at the AUR conference in April 2013 and also being named in Pittsburgh Magazine’s 2013 “Best Doctors” list. Dr. Fuhrman is Professor of Radiology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Presbyterian in PA.Read More
Congratulations to Katherine Margo, MD (fmCASES Editorial Board Member) for receiving the “2013 Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching” at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Margo is Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health in the Perelman School of Medicine.Read More
Congratulations to L. James Nixon, MD (SIMPLE Co-Editor-in-Chief) for his induction into the Academy for Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at the University of Minnesota in 2012.Read More
In the summer of 2012, Dr. Leslie Fall (MedU Co-founder) was inducted into the Academy of Master Educators at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.
This story was published in a Fall 2012 article of Dartmouth Medicine, the magazine of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.Read More
In 2009, Simulated Internal Medicine Patient Learning Experiences (SIMPLE) received the Louis N. Pangaro, MD Educational Program Development Award from Clerkship Directors in Intermal Medicine (CDIM).Read More
In 2008, the Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP) was awarded the Academic Pediatrics Association (APA) Outstanding Teaching Award. Preceptor Pipeline, the publication of the Office of Community-based Education and Research (OCER) at Dartmouth Medical School (DMS), recognized this success in their Spring 2008 publication.Read More
In this 2007 Teaching and Learning in Medicine publication, a survey of North American Pediatric clerkship directors (PCDs) references Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP) as an opportunity for scholarship and mentorship.Read More
Dartmouth Medicine, the magazine of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, published a Fall 2006 article that featured the growing success of Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP), which was developed at Dartmouth by MedU Co-founders, Drs. Norm Berman and Leslie Fall.Read More
Dr. Leslie Fall shared her experiences and advice in "Juggling Multiple Roles" a presentation at the Dartmouth Medical School (DMS) "Women in Medicine Conference." Skylight, the publication of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, published a Spring 2005 article that featured the conference.Read More
CHaD Matters, the newsletter of the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth, published a Fall 2002 article (on page 9) that introduced Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP), which was developed at Dartmouth by MedU Co-founders, Drs. Norm Berman and Leslie Fall.Read More
Dartmouth Medicine, the magazine of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, published a Spring 2003 article that featured Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP), which was developed at Dartmouth by MedU Co-founders, Drs. Norm Berman and Leslie Fall.Read More
In his 2001 publication in The Association of Medical School Pediatric Department Chairs, Inc. (AMSPDC) about the Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP), Richard T. Sarkin, MD, EdM, announced the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant supporting the development of the Computer-assisted Learning in Pediatrics Project (CLIPP).