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WGEA Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

2017 WGEA/WGSA/WOSR Regional Meeting
The Val "U" of Medical Education across the Continuum
February 25-28
Hosted by the University of Utah
Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel
Salt Lake City, Utah

Call for Proposals
The joint WGEA/WGSA/WOSR Planning Committee invites Abstracts for presentation at the 2017 conference. For more information including submission and review criteria, please view the detailed call for proposals linked below.

The 2017 conference theme is:
The Val "U" of Medical Education across the Continuum
Value of Inclusion, Diversity, and Community
Value Driven Outcomes
Evaluating Programmatic Quality and Value

2017 WGEA/WGSA/WOSR Call for Abstracts 

Submissions are due November 4, 2016 at 12 p.m. PT (Noon)
To submit a proposal, visit the conference submission site

Past Meetings

2016 WGEA Regional Meeting
The Future of Medical Education is Now
Dates: April 14-17, 2016
Tucson, Ariz.
Hosted by University of Arizona College of Medicine

2015 WGEA Regional Meeting External Link
Borders and Boundaries
Dates: April 23-26
San Diego, Calif.
Hosted by University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine
2015 WGEA MESRE Awardees 

2014 WGEA Regional Meeting External Link
A SLICE of Paradise
Accreditation Standards Leading Innovation and Creativity in Education
Dates: March 23-25
Honolulu, Hawaii
Hosted by John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa

2013 WGEA Regional Meeting External Link
It's About TiME: Technology in Medical Education
May 4–7
Irvine, Calif.
Hosted by the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

2012 WGEA Regional Meeting
March 31–April 3
Asilomar Conference Center
Pacific Grove, Calif.
Hosted by University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine

2011 WGEA Regional Meeting External Link
New Horizons: Selecting, Teaching and Inspiring the Next Generation of Physicians
April 30-May 3, 2011
Stanford, Calif.
Stanford University School of Medicine

AAMC Western Group on Educational Affairs (WGEA)

About WGEA


Contact the WGEA

WGEA Chair
Cynthia Irvine MEd
Assistant Dean, Medical Education
Stanford University School of Medicine
cirvine@stanford.edu

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

Sarah Brown
Constituent Engagement Specialist
sarbrown@aamc.org


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