The medical education committee focuses on classroom and curricular issues. Within this arena, there are many opportunities for student involvement: discussion of model curricula for particular topics, professionalism in both pre-clinical and clinical settings, and policy for major, compulsory exams.
Medical Education Update from the National Delegate
MedEd Research Primer
Research in Medical Education: A Primer for Medical Students”. The document provides insights and advice for current medical students to learn more about scholarly project on topics in academic medicine. Some of your institutions may have well-established programs or tracks for medical educators, and others may not. Students at both types of schools may find helpful information in this publication. It provides essential background and links to a wide variety of resources to enable students to design, fund, and present their projects. Please take a look at the document and share it with students at your schools.
MedEd Research Primer (PDF)
Committee Projects and Resources
OSR Medical Education Committee
University Connecticut School of Medicine
Indiana University School of Medicine
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Texas A&M University School of Medicine
Washington State University School of Medicine