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Annual Medical Education Innovations & Scholarship Day Past Highlights

The Educator Community’s Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day recognizes the innovations occurring across NYU Grossman School of Medicine in undergraduate, graduate, and continuing medical education. The full-day program typically includes a poster session and workshops, and celebrates our faculty educators for their leadership and contributions to medical education. Attendees include faculty, students, residents, and staff from throughout our institution.

Here are highlights from past events.

2019 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day

Our 2019 event, which attracted more than 300 attendees, featured an interview with Daniel Kahneman, PhD, recipient of the 2002 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, and David M. Oshinsky, PhD, the 2006 winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History for Polio: An American Story. The full-day program also included a poster session with 68 posters, 5 concurrent workshops, and awards that honor our faculty educators for their leadership and accomplishments.

Dr. Steven Abramson (second from left) with some of the participants at the Fourth Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day.
Dr. Steven Abramson (second from left) with some of the participants at the Fourth Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day.

Highlights from the event, which kicked off with welcome remarks from Steven Abramson, MD, and Ms. Crystal Mainiero, included the following presentations.

VIDEO: Highlights from our 2019 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day included presentations from our illustrious faculty.

2018 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day

The 2018 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day featured a keynote address from George E. Thibault, MD, the former president of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation. “Reflections of a Foundation President: A Decade of Promoting Change in Health Professions Education,” gave insight into lessons learned, future levers for change, and strategic directions in health professions education. More than 150 attendees turned out for the day.

VIDEO: Dr. Steven Abramson and Ms. Crystal Mainiero welcomed participants to the 2018 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day, which also featured a presentation from our undergraduate and graduate medical education leaders.

2017 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day

We welcomed more than 140 attendees to the 2017 event, which included workshops and awards to celebrate our educators who stood out for their leadership and contributions to medical education at the local and national levels. Kelley M. Skeff, MD, PhD, professor of medicine from Stanford University School of Medicine, delivered the keynote address, “Enhancing the Joy of Medicine: Lessons from Educational Theory.”

VIDEO: The 2017 Annual Medical Education Innovations and Scholarship Day commenced with welcome remarks from Dr. Steven Abramson and also included a presentation from Dr. Sondra Zabar and other educational participants.

The following were some of the speakers and participants at the event.