Medical Education Week

March 13th-17th, 2017  12PM-1PM
Harrell Medical Education Building, North Learning Studio, Room 125

Goal:  Each year, a week’s schedule of events is planned and implemented by the Society of Teaching Scholars in collaboration with the Office of Educational Affairs to recognize and nurture the education programs at the College of Medicine.

About the Event:  Medical Education Week, including the Medical Education Reception, was initiated in spring 2000. During the week’s activities, guest speakers address various aspects of medical education, for faculty, students and residents.

Sessions Video-Conferenced to Jacksonville Room 4003 (Haley to Alumni Auditorium) 

Monday, March 13th: Educating Students in a Culture of Respect
Lorris Betz, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Vice President Emeritus for Health Sciences
University of Utah

Tuesday, March 14th:  Simulation and Competency-Based Medical Education
D. Scott Lind, M.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of Florida-Jacksonville

Thursday, March 16th: Medical Education & the Emerging Academic Safety Net: Challenges & Opportunities
Leon L. Haley Jr., MD, MHSA, FACEP, CPE
Vice President for Health Affairs
Dean of the College of Medicine-Jacksonville
Professor of Emergency Medicine


For Information, contact Ashley Jarrell at 352-273-5755 or


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