Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Feinberg Academy of Medical Educators

Criteria

Anyone who teaches within Feinberg may be eligible for membership.

In addition to faculty educators, FAME also accepts applications from students and housestaff who have distinguished themselves through special training opportunities and scholarship in health professions education.

Once they are accepted into the academy, FAME members are expected to contribute their time and talent in service of the medical school.

Benefits of membership include:

  • Internal recognition
  • Collaboration and networking opportunities
  • Unique faculty development events
  • Favorable view of membership from the APT (Appointments, Promotion and Tenure) Committee
  • Mentorship from FAME leaders
  • Access to opportunities to advance into leadership roles