Officers and Committees

Chair

Colleen Kalynych, EdD
Assistant Dean For Medical Education
Chair, UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Chair Elect

TBD
Assistant Dean For Medical Education

Past Chair

Matt Ryan, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Past Chair, UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Nomination and Selection Committee

This committee is comprised of the Chair, Past Chair and Chair Elect. Responsibilities include soliciting nominations for new Scholars, coordinating the educational portfolio training and review processes, and coordinating the selection of new Scholars. There must be a minimum of 3 members at large.

Members

Carol Diachun – Chair

David Winchester

Elisa Sottile

Carma Bylund

Faculty Development Committee

Responsibilities include suggestions for topics of interest and speakers to provide workshops for faculty development opportunities.

Members

Heather Harrell

Matt Ryan

Colleen Kaylynch

Eric Rosenberg

Ashleigh Wright

Awards Committee

This committee is comprised of a minimum of 3 Society members. Committee membership will be staggered 3-year terms with option for renewal. Committee members are not eligible for STS awards. The committee will solicit nominations and coordinate the process to select winners.

Members

Matt Ryan – Chair

Maureen Novak

TBD

Carolyn Holland

Martina Murphy

Scholarship Committee

This committee is comprised of a minimum of 3 Society members. Committee membership will be staggered 3-year terms with option for renewal. The committee may invite a non-STS member to serve as needed. Responsibilities include review of the stipend proposals to insure they are feasible and enhance the education mission. Prioritized proposals will be recommended to the SADEA for final funding approval.

Members

Colleen Kalynych – Chair

Elizabeth DeVos

Margaret Lo

Marc Zumberg

Maureen Novak

Krian Motaparthi

Wayne McCormack

Funding Application Deadlines

August 1st for all Fall conferences

November 1st for all Spring conferences

April 1st for all Summer conferences