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Monday, April 19, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM CDT
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Cynthia Sims 
Educator Development Program 

The John E. Chapman, M.D. Lecture in Medical Education Nicole N. Woods, PhD., University of Toronto 

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine 
Flexner Deans' Lecture Series


The John E. Chapman, M.D. Lecture in Medical Education


Nicole N. Woods, PhD

Richard and Elizabeth Currie Chair in Health Professions Education Research at UHN

Institute Director, The Institute for Education Research (TIER)

Senior Director, Education and Research Integration

Associate Director & Education Scientist, The Wilson Centre

University Health Network

Associate Professor & Education Scientist, Office of Education Scholarship, 

Department of Family and Community Medicine

University of Toronto

“Back to Basics: Cognition, Curriculum and Context in Medical Education”

Nicole N. Woods, PhD is Director of The Institute for Education Research (TIER) at University Health Network and Education Scientist & Associate Director of The Wilson Centre, University of Toronto. Dr. Woods joined the University of Toronto in 2006 and leads an internationally recognized research program in health professions education. Dr. Woods' laboratory-based research uses methods and principles drawn from cognitive psychology to advance theory and practice in health professions education. Her work aims to transform the training of health professionals by developing models of knowledge acquisition and expertise development and translating these models into tools and techniques for education. Her research has significant implications for teaching across the developmental continuum and a variety of health disciplines. A Fellow of the Karolinska Institute Prize for Medical Education Research since 2019, Dr. Woods is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto




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