Leaders in Medical Education

Peter Wei & Alexander Chamessian, Authors of Learning Medicine: An Evidence-Based Guide

Alexander is an MD-PhD student at Duke University School of Medicine. He is currently in his 5th year. Peter Wei (Duke Med Class of 2014) is in his first year of residency in radiology. They have work

Aug 24, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Faiq Shaikh, CEO of Crunchtimr Medical Solutions

Dr. Faiq Shaikh is the CEO and President of Crunctimr, a medical software production company focused on developing innovative media e-learning, organizational, and workflow optimization tools. He rece

Aug 18, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Lessons Behind Teaching

I remember sitting in a cold, crowded genetics class at the University of Wisconsin when one of our professors marched on stage and started the lecture with something that caught all of our attention 

Aug 12, 2015 by Pinak Joshi

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Deanna Attai, President of the American Society of Breast Surgeons

Dr. Deanna J. Attai completed her undergraduate education at Vassar College, she graduated with honors from the Georgetown University School of Medicine, and then completed her General Surgery Residen

Aug 7, 2015 by Uthraa Thambiran

Leaders in Education Theory: Dr. Robert Bjork, Learning Researcher at University of California, Los Angeles

Robert A. Bjork (PhD, Psychology, Stanford; BA, Mathematics, Minnesota) is Distinguished Research Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles. His research f

Aug 3, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Jacob Avila, Founder of 5 Minute Sono

Dr. Jacob Avila is an attending physician of Emergency Medicine at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is the founder of www.5minsono.com, an educational site that provides concise, easy-to

Jul 29, 2015 by Pinak Joshi

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. David Spiro, Co-Founder of ReelDX

), about his background and vision for incorporating real-life patient videos into the medical education and healthcare systems. Dr. Spiro received his BA from University of Virginia and his MD degree

Jul 27, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Michael Salzhauer, Snapchat Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Michael Salzhauer is a cosmetic and plastic surgeon based out of Florida. He received his Medical Degree from Washington University in St. Louis. He is known for leveraging social media to educate

Jul 22, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Douglas Larsen, Medical Education Researcher at Washington University in St. Louis

Dr. Douglas Larsen, a clinical pediatric neurologist and well-known medical education researcher at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Larsen is one of the pioneers of applying test-enhanced lear

Jul 20, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar

Leaders in Medical Education

Dr. Lois Nora, President of the American Board of Medical Specialties

Dr. Lois Margaret Nora is President and Chief Executive Officer of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS). ABMS is a not-for-profit organization that supports its 24 medical specialty Member

Jul 17, 2015 by Thasin Jaigirdar