Register now for Medical Education Symposium on Feb. 14

October 20, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The Medical Education Symposium is an event for faculty to focus on techniques and strategies that can improve student and trainee engagement as well as their effectiveness as teachers.

The 2023 symposium, which is entitled “Hot Topics in Medical Education,” will cover a variety of topics, including:

  • Finding joy in medicine
  • Resident entrustment and autonomy
  • Clinical reasoning
  • Inclusive assessment of learners
  • Coaching in medical education
  • Design thinking

Featured speakers

Keynote speaker: 

Geoff Young, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Transforming the HealthCare Workforce
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

Plenary speaker:

Ethan Kross, Ph.D.
U-M Professor, Management & Organizations
U-M Professor, Department of Psychology
Best-selling author of Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It
(A copy of Chatter will be provided to all symposium attendees)

Other featured speakers include:

  • Maya Hammoud, M.D., M.B.A.
  • Seetha Monrad, M.D.
  • Marcia Perry, M.D.
  • Sanjay Saint, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Gurjit Sandhu, Ph.D.
  • Caren Stalburg, M.D., M.A.
  • Meg Wolff, M.D., M.H.P.E.

Medical Education Symposium 2023

When: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 14

Where: Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Open to all medical school faculty

Register on the Faculty Development website

This symposium is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and is intended for faculty. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at