Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Office of Health Sciences Education and the Academy for Excellence in Teaching



Brenna Hansen 
Office of Health Sciences Education 


Friday October 18, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM CDT

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Medical Center East 8380A/B 


Gerald S. Gotterer Health Professions Education Research Day

Friday, Oct. 18, 2013

Keynote: "The Big Questions: The Medical Education Research Agenda" at 12 p.m. in MCE 8380 A/B


 Bonnie Miller, MD

 Associate Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs
 Senior Associate Dean for Health Sciences Education, 
 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine 

Join Vanderbilt faculty, staff and students to celebrate our accomplishments in educational scholarship in the health sciences. The Office of Health Sciences Education and the Academy for Excellence in Teaching present the Gerald S. Gotterer Health Professions Education Research Day, which features research from Great Ideas in Vanderbilt Medical Education (GIVME) recipients, a keynote address and poster session. See the agenda below, and join us for the day's events or feel free to attend the sessions that you are able to attend.

Poster session: 11:30 a.m.
Keynote address: 12 p.m. (register below for lunch)
Oral presentations from past GIVME recipients: 1 p.m.
Poster session (continued): 2 - 2:30 p.m.

As Senior Associate Dean for Health Sciences Education, Dr. Miller oversees all phases of MD education, as well as the operational and academic services that support our MD educational enterprise. She is charged with carrying out the vision for medical education at Vanderbilt, which is to create a system of lifelong learning that rapidly translates discovery into practice and nurtures our learners for leadership careers. In undertaking a major revision of the UME curriculum, UME is working with GME programs to make the transition to the Next Accreditation System as meaningful as possible for post-graduate trainees, and steer the focus of our CME programs toward continuing professional development and performance improvement.

Registration required for lunch.

CME Credit:

Sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Department of Office for Health Sciences Education, Educator Development Core.

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Vanderbilt School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. It is the policy of the ACCME and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine to require disclosure of financial relationships from individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity; to identify and resolve conflicts of interest related to those relationships; and to make disclosure information available to the audience prior to the CME activity.  Presenters are required to disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations.