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The Academy for Scholarship in Educationkevin dorseyamy arainichols

Hit the Ground Running:
Faculty Development Series

The Academy is dedicated to supporting SIU School of Medicine faculty in providing outstanding medical education. The Hit the Ground Running faculty development series is designed for new faculty, but anyone interested in education is welcome.

Hit the Ground Running focuses on faculty members developing their skills in medical education, teaching and research. SIU School of Medicine department chairs are committed to developing new faculty as excellent teachers, and they uniformally support this educational program.

Hit the Ground Running
Faculty Development Series

Sponsored by

The Academy for Scholarship in Education

When possible, presentations are video conferenced to Carbondale, Quincy, Decatur, and SJH PAV 3A155.

Presentations are also video recorded and can be watched on demand.

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Season 7 Schedule: Printable Version

Upcoming HTGR Events

Getting Your Educational Innovations Published presented by Anna Cianciolo
Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 913 N Rutledge, room 1252

VC to Lind 310, Quincy and PAV3A155
Basic science and clinical faculty at SIUSOM often have excellent, innovative ideas for teaching and performance assessment. With advanced preparation, implementing these curriculum ideas can result in a publishable educational research project.
Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1) Recognize the defining characteristics of education research
2) List approaches to conducting educational research
3) Develop strategies for turning curriculum ideas into educational research projects


The Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

SIU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

SIU School of Medicine is preapproved as a continuing nursing education provider pursuant to Section 1300.130, subsection c), 1), B) and P) of the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation Nurse Practice Act. Nurses may receive a maximum of 1.0 contact hour for completing this activity.

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