Events and Webinars

Important upcoming Dates

April 8, 2019 - Grand Rounds “Integrating New Technologies into Medical Education: The Role of MOOCs, Virtual and Augmented Reality in Teaching the Health Sciences” and Interactive Session “Tips for Successful Publishing Scholarly Work in Medical Education” - Peter de Jong, PhD.  Grand Rounds, noon-1pm.  Interactive Session, 2:30-4:40pm.  Location Martin Marietta Conference room, LCCC 1st floor.  Click here to register 

April 29, 2019 - Grand Rounds "Teaching Clinical Reasoning: Lessons Learned from Literature" Noon-1pm.  Workshop "How to Review a Reserach Paper: An Interactive Lool into the Peer Review Process" 1:30-3:30pm.  Location for both events: Medical-Dental Building, NE201c.  Click here to register

May 30, 2019 - Sixth Annual Colloquium for Educators in the Health Professions.  

Past events

January 23, 2019 - Grand Rounds (Noon-1pm) and Workshop (2:30-4:30pm) with Patricia O'Sullivan, EdD on Educational Scholarship.

January 10 - Feb 7, 2019 - IAMSE Webinar Series "The Learning Environment in Health Education"  

October 22, 2018 - Grand Rounds & Workshop with Dr. Frederic Hafferty, Ph.D.  
Grand Rounds - "Curricular Reform, Barnyard Animals and Professional Identity, Formation: Perspectives on the Learning Environment"
Workshop - "Looking for Hidden Curricula: A Workshop in Thirty Frames"

September 6 - October 4, 2018: IAMSE Fall 2018 Web Seminar Series: Evolution and Revolution in Medical Education: Technology in the 21st Century.

May 10, 2018: CENTILE Spring Book Club "When Breathe Becomes Air" click here to register 

May 30, 2018: CENTILE Colloquium

May 21-24, 2018: CNDLS Teaching, Learning, & Innovation Summer Institute (TLISI)

April 10-11, 2018: CENTILE Workshop and Grand Rounds "Medical Student Well-Being: The Imperative for Addressing the Learning Environment"  click here to view the presentation

March 9, 2018: CENTILE Workshop: "Transforming Your Lecture into Active Learning" Click here to view the handouts. Click here to access the "Questions for Student Engagement"

Feb 8, 2018 (Noon- 1:00 pm) Competency based education across the UME-GME continuum: the EPAC program

Feb 1-2, 2018 Grand Rounds and Workshop with Dr. John Norcini 

Feb 1, 2018 (3:00 - 5:00 pm) Workshop: Workplace-based Assessment of Teachers in the Health Professions - Warwick Evans Conference Room, Building D

Feb 2, 2018 (Noon - 1:30 pm) Grand Rounds: Workplace-based Assessment - SW107, Medical-Dental Building. View the presentation here

Feb 1, 2018 (Noon- 1:00 pm)  Continuity, LICs and Competency-based Education

Jan 25, 2018 (Noon- 1:00 pm)  Integration, competence and expertise: Preparing learners for the future

Jan 18, 2018 (Noon- 1:00 pm)  Generating Trust in Entrustment: an update from the AAMC Core EPA Pilot Group

Jan 11, 2018 (Noon- 1:00 pm)  Competency-Based Medical Education: Understanding the Principles.

December 14, 2017: On Being a Mentor - Book Club Discussion Part 2. Facilitator, Priscilla Furth, MD 

December 4, 2017: On Being a Mentor Author Brad Johnson visits Georgetown, sponsored by Nursing and Health Studies. Refreshments at 9:30 am; talk begins at 10:00 am. Healy Family Student Center.

November 30, 2017: On Being a Mentor - Book Club Discussion Part 1.

November 16, 2017: Fall Convocation & GUMC Teaching Academy for the Health Sciences Member Recognition

November 15, 2017: Workshop with Dr. Carrie Chen, "Planning and Reviewing Test Items: How to Use Test Blueprints and Item Analysis to Create Better Exams" 12 noon - 2:00 pm. Click here for the slide deckHandout 1 | Handout 2 Worksheet 1 | Worksheet 2 | Worksheet 3 | Worksheet 4

November 8, 2017: Grand Rounds and Workshop with David Irby, PhD., Professor of Medicine and former Vice Dean, University of California, San Francisco
12:00 pm – 1:00 Grand Rounds: Motivation and Engagement: The Twin Elixirs of Medical Education,  New Research Building Auditorium
3:00 p m – 4:30 pm Discussion/Workshop: Teachers as Educators and Scholars: Progress and Challenges Warwick Evans Conference Room, Building D

October 26, 2017: Grand Rounds with Dr. Kim Lomis, Associate Dean, Office of Undergraduate Medical Education at Vanderbilt University, will conduct a grand rounds lecture from 12 noon – 1:30pm followed by individual consultations appointments. Lunch provided

October 22-25, 2017: CENTILE CONFERENCE, Leavy Conference Center, Georgetown University.

October 19, 2017: Spotlight Series: Focus on Education 2:30 - 3:00 pm (Virtual zia Zoom) If you have 30 minutes, you have time for professional development! Join us for the next virtual session. Topic: Student Response Systems. Is it worth the Effort? For login access, email

September 27, 2017: Workshop with Dr. Carole Sargent, Director of Scholarly Publications for Georgetown University, "Time-saving Stress-free Strategies for Publishing High-impact Articles & Books"

May 25, 2017: 4th Annual CENTILE Colloquium

April 21, 2017: Workshop with Dr. Calvin Chou

March 6, 2017: Interactive Grand Rounds with Dr. Helen Riess

February 13, 2017: Grand Rounds and Workshop with Dr. Meyer

December 7-8, 2016: Grand Rounds with Dr. David Sklar

December 7, 2016: Workshop with Brian Boston and Yong Lee, CNDLS

November 22, 2106: Presentation/Discussion with Dr. Dorith Shaham

October 19, 2016: Grand Rounds/Workshop with Dr. Leslie Fall 

September 27-28, 2016: Grand Rounds/Workshop with Dr. Yvonne Steinert

August 27-September 1, 2016: AMEE Conference (Barcelona)

July 4-6, 2016: Eigth Annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies - EduLearn (Barcelona, Spain)

June 23, 2016: Third Annual GUMC Colloquium

June 3-7, 2016: IAMSE Conference (Leiden, The Netherlands)

April 15, 2016: Medical Education Journal Club @ noon (MedDent SW107)

April 8-9, 2016:  NEGEA Conference (Brown University)

April 5-6, 2016: Colin West, MD (Mayo) - Visiting Scholar

February 23, 2016: Grand Rounds with Frederic Hafferty @ noon (Workshop @ 2 pm)

February 18-19, 2016: 2016 LEADership Cohort Kick off (Aspen Wye Conference Center)

February 5, 2016: BICC Co-sponsored Medical Education Journal Club @ noon (Virtual)

January 22, 2015: Medical Education Journal Club @ noon (MedDent SW107)

January 20 - February 25, 2016: "Reflect to Learn" Academic Book Club Series (In-person noon on Wednesdays; Virtual on Thursdays)

January 12 - May 10, 2016: Teaching Academy Learning Communities (Monthly sessions @ noon)

January 7 - February 11, 2016: IAMSE Winter 2016 Webinar Series, Thursdays at noon