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Faculty and Course Director Resources

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This Web page is a gateway to a broad spectrum of resources for educators in medicine and other health science disciplines.

Teaching Opportunities at Pitt Med

Ongoing opportunities for faculty from all disciplines to become involved in teaching within the medical student curriculum.

Easy Links for Course and Clerkship Directors

Quick access to calendars, course and clerkship procedures, and information on examinations, evaluations, AV support, and accessing resources for teaching, including how to search in Navigator.

UPSOM Curriculum Resources

Information on curricular objectives, the Curriculum Committee, and on the use of standardized patients.

Published Teaching Resources for Medical Schools

Browse a wide-ranging collection of ready-to-use teaching materials.

Technology and Simulation in Medical Education

Learn more about the use of simulation, standardized patients, virtual patients, web-based applications, and other technologies that enhance medical education, and about how to incorporate these into course work.

Faculty Development for Medical Educators

Programs and resources to help faculty develop as educators, at Pitt and across the country.

Web Resources for Medical Educators

Handy links to external medical education sites and web resources on teaching skills.

Medical Education Journals

Links to journals of interest to medical educators.

Academy of Master Educators

Aims at recognizing and rewarding excellence in education at UPSOM.

Medical Education Awards at UPSOM

Information on awards at UPSOM, Pitt and from the Association of American Medical Colleges.