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AAMC Building Better Curriculum Webinars

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The AAMC Building Better Curriculum webinar series is an opportunity for curriculum deans, leaders, administrators, teaching faculty, and staff to learn about and explore innovations in curriculum and curriculum mapping. It also provides a venue for AAMC to provide updates on Curriculum Inventory developments. 

Proposals for future Building Better Curriculum webinars can be sent to ci@aamc.org with the following details:

  • Presentation title
  • Speakers' names, titles, institutions
  • 2-3 learning objectives/goals for listeners of the presentation
  • Short description of the session (150 words or less)
  • Short description of the speaker(s)’ background (50 words or less each)

Upcoming Events:

[POSTPONED] October Building Better Curriculum Webinar - October 13, 2021, 1 p.m. ET

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we are postponing this month's Building Better Curriculum Webinar. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to see you at our future events. 

Past Webinars by Topic:

Curriculum Mapping, Design & Operations

Instructional Design Methodologies and Medical Education Curriculum (June 9, 2021)
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Utilizing MeSH Keywords for Curriculum Inventory and Documenting a Curricular Response to COVID-19 in your Curriculum Inventory (January 13, 2021)
Recording | Archived event information

Curriculum Development Lessons Learned from the Newly Launched Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine (December 9, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

Identifying Opportunities and Creating Buy-in for Curriculum Mapping; FAU’s Developmental Approach to Problem-Based Learning (November 11, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

Capturing CI Data Within the Clinical Years and Challenges in Mapping an Integrated Curriculum (October 14, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

Mapping it all out: from Session to Course to EPO’s and Advancing Social Justice through Curriculum (September 9, 2020)
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Documenting Clerkship and Clinical Experience (January 8, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

How to Use Internal CI at Tulane to Support Accreditation and How Can the AAMC CI Help with Accreditation (August 14, 2019)
Recording

CIR Mapping at Wake Forest, USMLE and Hot Topic Links and Update from the AAMC Curriculum Inventory - 2019 CI Upload Season (June 12, 2019)
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UA COMP Clerkship Curriculum: How Do We Capture It & What Do We Report? (February 13, 2019)
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Curriculum Mapping: The What, Why & How (January 9, 2019)
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Curriculum Evaluation

Using Curriculum Mapping Data to Evaluate by Cohort: Longitudinal, Vertical, Horizontal, and Cross-Section Analysis (August 11, 2021)
Recording | Archived event information

One Curriculum Team’s Approach to Course Improvement Through Curriculum Management, Evaluation, and Development (May 12, 2021)
RecordingArchived event information

Comprehensive Curriculum Evaluation and 2020 CI Upload Season Updates (July 8, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

Program Evaluation and the Integration of Curriculum Information (March 13, 2019)
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Curriculum Content, Teaching, and Assessment Approaches

Curriculum Highlight: Clinical and Diagnostic Reasoning (September 8, 2021)
Recording | Archived event information

Visualizing performance data to support competency-based progression in a medical school curriculum (July 14, 2021)
Recording | Archived event information

Outcomes of a Longitudinal Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Pre-clerkship Curriculum and Teaching Medical Students to Identify, Understand, and Engage in Reporting Medical Errors (May 13, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

Enhancing Integration through Team Teaching (April 8, 2020)
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The Hidden Curriculum of Compassionate Care: Can Assessment Drive Compassion? and Project Wholehearted: Promoting Humanism, Resilience, and Compassion in Medical Education (February 12, 2020)
Recording | Archived event information

Integrating Community Service, Palliative Care, Wellness and Integrative Medicine into the Medical Education Curriculum and Service Learning in Curriculum (September 11, 2019)
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Discovering Value-Based Health Care (October 9, 2019)
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Teaching and Learning Extended Reality Technologies (December 11, 2019)
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Special Edition: Clinical Learning Remotely due to COVID-19

The following special editions highlight innovative and new approaches to the curriculum as schools try to respond to the pandemic and work to ensure high-quality learning experiences.

There are also a number of AAMC resources related to COVID-19, including:

Teaching Remotely during COVID: A Closing Celebration of our Most Viewed Resources (October 22, 2020)
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Arts and Humanities Teaching Amidst the Pandemic (October 8, 2020)
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COVID-Care (September 24, 2020)
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Remote Teaching of Pain and Opioid Use Disorder (September 10, 2020)
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From Service Projects to Formal Curricula (August 13, 2020)
Recording

Supporting Learner and Faculty Wellness During COVID-19 (July 30, 2020)
Recording

Teaching Patient Safety During the Pandemic (July 16, 2020)
Recording

Teaching Anti-Racism and Health Equity Part II (July 2, 2020)
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Teaching Anti-Racism and Health Equity Part I (June 19, 2020)
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Transitioning Medical School Clerkships to Remote Learning Experiences (June 5, 2020)
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Teaching Procedures and Surgical Skills Remotely(May 22, 2020)
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Teaching Communication Skills (May 15, 2020)
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Transition to Residency (TTR) (May 8, 2020)
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Teaching COVID-19 Content (May 1, 2020)
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Telemedicine (April 24, 2020)
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Remote Standardized Patients (April 17, 2020)
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Virtual Rounds (April 13, 2020)
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Introducing iCollaborative's Resources Collection Focusing on Clinical Teaching and Learning Experiences without Physical Patient Contact (April 3, 2020)
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This virtual collaborative learning series aims to raise awareness and take a deep-dive into a topic about how our transforming health care system is shaping health professions education. To learn more about this special series, email CurricularInnovation@aamc.org.

Our special guest, Dr. George Thibault, will help to frame the new series based on his 2020 publication "The Future of Health Professions Education" describing major trends, including:

  • Interprofessional education including patient collaboration;
  • Longitudinal integrated clinical education;
  • Social determinants of health, including social and humanistic missions, anti-racism;
  • Continuum of health professions education including lifelong learning and wellbeing;
  • Competency-based education (CBE), including time variable mastery learning;
  • Integration of artificial intelligence and new technologies.

Communicating with Patients about Health Misinformation (September 23, 2021)
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Pain and Pain Management (June 10, 2021)
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Combating Burnout in Medical Education (May 13, 2021)
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Equity in Assessment (April 8, 2021)
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Competency-Based Time-Variable Health Professions Education (March 11, 2021)
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Opening Session with Dr. George Thibault (February 11, 2021)
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Questions? Thoughts?

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