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Northeast Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA)

The NEGEA is one of four regional groups of the AAMC's Group on Educational Affairs (GEA). Our purpose is to promote excellence in the education of medical students, residents, and physicians through the professional development of medical educators. Our regional meetings provide a forum for exchanging ideas, learning new strategies, and developing plans that may facilitate your own work and implementation of the NEGEA mission.

Please plan to attend the next Annual Educational Retreat. We encourage and welcome your participation!


Hold the Date

2017 NEGEA Annual Retreat
May 4-6, 2017
The University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Conference and Host Chair: Janine R. Shapiro
Host Co-Chair: Sarah E. Peyre
Event website:

NEGEA Student and Resident Travel Stipends
NEGEA Student Travel Stipends support students to attend the Annual NEGEA Conference. The amount of 2017 travel stipends is $400, which is meant to (partially) cover expenses related to attendance at the Annual NEGEA Conference, such as registration fee, travel, and lodging. Up to 10 travel stipends will be awarded. For more information on how to apply, click here .

Call for Submission-Innovation in Medical Education Award

Deadline for Submissions: February 15, 2017
The NEGEA supports and encourages innovation in medical education. An innovation can be the introduction or development of a new method, process, approach, or technological application that provides a solution to a problem in medical education. To recognize faculty members in NEGEA-affiliated schools who have developed an innovative approach to medical education, the NEGEA will provide one award of $3,000 to recognize an outstanding innovation in medical education.

Guidelines for Call for Submission 

Call for Nominations- NEGEA Distinguished Educator Award and Distinguished Service and Leadership Award

Deadline for Nonimations: February 15, 2017
The NEGEA Distinguished Educator Award will recognize and honor an individual from an NEGEA institution who has made a significant contribution over time to the field of medical education.

The NEGEA Distinguished Service and Leadership Award will recognize and honor an individual from an NEGEA institution who has made a significant contribution over time to the NEGEA as an organization. 

For information on how to submit a nomination, please click here .

Call for NEGEA Steering Committee Nominations

Deadline for Nominations: March 4, 2017
The NEGEA Steering Committee is looking for new UGME, CEI and MESRE Representatives to serve a two year term.Serving on the Steering Committee is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the future of medical education in the Northeast region. It is also a wonderful way to connect with other educators and work together in leadership roles, on projects and educational scholarship, to mutually advance careers. For the more information on how to nominate an individual, or self-nominate please refer to the documents below:
Call for Undergrate Medical Education (UGME) Rep 
Call for Continuing Education and Improvement (CEI) Rep 
Call for Medicial Education Scholarship Research and Education (MESRE) Rep 

2016 NEGEA Collaborative Research Grant Proposal Awardees

Interdisciplinary education and clinical decision support to improve physician and nurse identification and reporting of Transfusion Associated Circulatory Overload (TACO)
Principal investigator: Chester Andrzejewski Jr., PhD, MD, FCAA
Co-investigators: Elizabeth A. Henneman, PhD, RN, FAAN
Institutions: Baystate Medical Center

Development and validity testing of a tool to assess resident large-group teaching
Principal investigator: Ariel S. Frey-Vogel, MD, MAT
Co-investigators: Erica Y. Chung, MD; Kristina Dzara, PhD; Kimberly A. Gifford, MD
Institutions: Harvard Medical School, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Entrustable professional activities: can simulation be used to assess competency?
Principal investigator: Tiffany Moadel, MD and Katherine Gielissen, MD
Co-investigators: Marc Auerbach, MD, MSc; Michael Green, MD, MSc; James Dziura, PhD
Institutions: Yale School of Medicine

AAMC Resources

AAMC Northeastern Group on Educational Affairs (NEGEA)

About the NEGEA

Contact NEGEA

Carol Capello, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Office of Curriculum and Faculty Development
Associate Professor of Geriatrics Education in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College

AAMC Staff
Stephen McKenzie
Director, Constituent Engagement

Sarah Brown
Constituent Engagement Specialist

Other GEA Regions