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Previously Funded Proposals

Funded Proposals for 2015-2016:

Larissa Thomas, M.D., M.P.H.
University of California San Francisco
Title: Becoming the Outstanding Educators: What do they say contributed to their success?
Funding Awarded: $3,958.20

Anne Chipman, M.D., M.S.
University of Washington School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine
Title: “Do you remember that patient?” Exploring the educational value of telephone follow-up in graduate medical education and beyond

Funding Awarded: $4,000

Eric Hsieh, M.D.
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Title: Effects of Physician Stigma on Medical Decisions
Funding Awarded: $4,000

Funded Proposals for 2014-2015:

Pamela DeVoe, P.h.D
University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Title: Does Near-peer Tutoring Facilitate Medical Student Learner Self- Efficacy?
Funding Requested: $2,069 - Funding Awarded: $2,000 

Jeff Riddell, M.D.
UCSF-Fresno
Title: Prospective randomized crossover evaluation of a flipped classroom model for emergency medicine trainees
Funding Requested: $ 4,050 - Funding Awarded: $4,000

Lavjay Butani, M.D. M.AC.M
University of California Davis
Title: A mixed-methods study exploring how pediatric faculty and residents teach, learn and use reflective practice
Funding Requested: $5,000 - Funding Awarded: $4,000

Awardee for “Finishing Grant”

Erin Bonura, M.D.
Oregon Health & Science University
Title: Team-Based Learning Among Internal Medicine Residents:   A Feasibility and Acceptability Study
Funding Requested: $1,000 - Funding Awarded: $1,000

Funded Proposals for 2013-2014:

Anita Richards, Instructor
Keck School of Medicine of USC

Title: Acting Natural: Training to Increase Realism in Standardized Patients
Funding Requested: $1,470 | Funding Awarded: $1,470

Rose Hatala, M.D., M.Sc.
University of British Columbia

Title: Assessing the Efficacy of Learning Medical Procedural Skills in Pairs Versus Independently
Funding Requested: $4,780.32 | Funding Awarded: $2,400

Sandra Oza, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Title: Workplace-based Learning Affordances of Holdover versus Direct Admissions to Inpatient Internal Medicine Teams
Funding Requested: $2,300 | Funding Awarded: $2,300

Travis Vesel, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Title: Resident Physician Perceptions of Interprofessional Feedback through the Lens of Social Identity
Funding Requested: $5,000 | Funding Awarded: $5,000

Funded Proposals for 2012-2013:

Finishing Grant:

Hyelan Cherm, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Title: Use of Video Curriculum in Acquisition of Basic Surgical Skills: Finishing Grant
Funding Requested: $1,000 | Funding Awarded: $1,000

Mini-grants:

Sandra Kamholz Oza, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Title: Medical students' use of collaborative communication during an interprofessional standardized patient encounter
Funding Requested: $2,700 | Funding Awarded: $2,700

Lourdes Guerrero, Ed.D., M.S.W.
University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine

Title: Exploring the Spanish language abilities, role language assessment, and use of interpreters among medical trainees at an academic institution
Funding Requested: $1,500 | Funding Awarded: $1,500

Natalie Burman, D.O.
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine

Title: Professional development plans for early career physicians: importance of Metacognitive Skills
Funding Requested: $2,800 | Funding Awarded: $2,800

AAMC Western Group on Educational Affairs (WGEA)

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WGEA Chair
Cha-Chi Fung, PhD
Vice Chair of Medical Education, Assistant Dean of Educational Affairs
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
chachi.fung@med.usc.edu

AAMC Staff
Steve McKenzie
Director, Constituent Engagement
smckenzie@aamc.org

Emily Schutz
Program Specialist, Medical Education
eschutz@aamc.org


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