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Integrating an Effective CME Presence into the Academic Medical Center

Academic CME Survey

The 2014 update of the Continuing Education and Improvement Section of the Group on Educational Affairs (GEA) and the AAMC Medical Education Cluster.

The CEI Section Steering Committee

George C. Mejicano, MD, MS
Senior Associate Dean for Education
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine

Past Chair
David W. Price, MD
Senior Vice President, Research & Education Foundation
Director, Multispecialty Portfolio Program
American Board of Medical Specialties

Barbara E. Barnes, MD, MS
Associate Dean, Continuing Medical Education
Associate Vice Chancellor, Continuing Education and Industry Support
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Morris (Moss) J. Blachman, PhD
Associate Dean, Continuous Professional Development & Strategic Affairs
University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Central Regional Representative
Clara Schroedl, MD
Medical Director, Continuing Medical Education
Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Medicine

Northeast Regional Representative
Alice Fornari, EdD, RD
Associate Dean for Educational Skills Development
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Southern Regional Representative
Emily Vinas, EdD
Director, Educational Strategy and Program Development
Director, Continuing Medical Education
University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School

Western Regional Representative
Ron Ben-Ari, MD
Vice Chair, Educational Affairs, Department of Medicine
Associate Dean, Continuing Medical Education
Assistant Dean, Curriculum
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California

AAMC Staff

Lisa D. Howley, PhD, MEd
Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives & Partnerships in Medical Education
Phone: 202-862-6255

Katherine McOwen
Director, Educational Affairs
Phone: 202-478-9345

Stephen McKenzie
Director, Constituent Engagement
Phone: 202-862-6051

What's the CEI Section?

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About the GEA

Upcoming Events

AAMC Central Group on Educational Affairs (CGEA) 2018 Spring Conference, hosted by Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, March 21-23, 2018, Kahler Grand Hotel, Rochester, Minn.

AAMC Western Group on Educational Affairs (WGEA) 2018 Spring Conference: Training the Physician of the Future, hosted by University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine, March 24-27, 2018, Westin Denver Downtown, Denver, Co.

AAMC Group on Regional Medical Campuses (GRMC) 2018 Spring Meeting, April 4-6, 2018, Washington, D.C.

AAMC Southern Group on Educational Affairs (SGEA) 2018 Regional Conference, hosted by University of Mississippi Medical Center, April 19-21, 2018, Jackson, Miss.

Society for Academic Continuing Medical Education (SACME) 2018 Annual Meeting, April 25-28, 2018, San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk, San Antonio, Texas

AAMC Northeast Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA) 2018 Spring Annual Retreat, hosted by Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, April 26-28, 2018, Hampstead, N.Y.