Teaching Events

Annual Medical Education Events at Emory

  • Digital Teaching Competition
    This annual springtime competition is open to all faculty and trainees in the Department of Pediatrics. Submissions are loaded onto the DOP teaching YouTube site with no limit to the number of submissions per participant. Additional information is available at: www.pediatrics.emory.edu/resources/teaching/digital/index.html
  • Fellowship Teaching Competition
    Started in 2002, this is annual springtime tradition showcases creative and effective teaching strategies from some of the department’s best fellow-teachers. For more information please contact: mgreenw@emory.edu
    •  Scenes from the DOP Teaching Comeptition
    •  Video of the 2016 DOP Teaching Competition
  • Sim Wars
    Starting in 2016 this new event will showcase the educational uses of high fidelity simulation technology in medical education. Multidisciplinary teams will face challenging medical scenarios and compete in an effort to solve the case using a team based approach. For additional information: (link to Q&A)
  • Medical Educator Workshops
    Sponsored by the Emory GME committee, this workshop series covers a wide array of topics pertaining to education such as Adult Learning Theory, Models in Precepting, Teaching in Small Groups & at the Bedside, Feedback, Public Speaking, and Digital Adjuncts to Teaching. These workshops are available to any interested division or department. Please go to the following link for additional details:http://med.emory.edu/gme/programs/program_directors_coordinators/Medical%20Educator%20Workshops.html
  • Medical Education Day
    This annual education event hosted by the Emory School of Medicine each spring offers an afternoon of lectures and workshops on a variety of teaching related topics, typically featuring renowned medical educators from other institutions as guest speakers. For more information:http://med.emory.edu/education/med_ed_day_2016.html
  • Learning To Be Better Teachers conference
    This annual education event hosted by the Emory School of Medicine each January offers a day of lectures and workshops on a variety of teaching related topics, typically featuring renowned medical educators from other institutions as guest speakers. For more information please contact Dr William Branch: wbranch@emory.edu
  • Science of GME Day
    This annual Emory School of Medicine spring-time poster session showcases research projects from residents and fellows studying a variety of topics in medical education. For more information:tmearid@emory.edu