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TIME Lecture Series

TIME (Today's Innovations in Medical Education) is a lecture series for anyone within the Feinberg community who has a passion for medical education. Topics often highlight advances in technology, new pedagogy and emerging best practices in health professions education.

Next Lecture - Tuesday, March 21st, 2023 at 4:00-5:00 PM

TIME Lecture | Adapting to Changing Patterns of Student Engagement in Pre-Clerkship Undergraduate Medical Education: Many Questions, A Few Answers

James M. Walter, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)


March 21st, 20234:00-5:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 East Superior Street
Chicago, Illinois

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 Tuesday, March 21st, 2023 TIME Lecture: Additional Information

TIME to Learn Something New | Adapting to Changing Patterns of Student Engagement in Pre-Clerkship Undergraduate Medical Education: Many Questions, A Few Answers

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Describe 3 ways students may choose to engage with optional large-group didactic content during the pre-clerkship curriculum.

  • Define livestreaming and discuss 2 potential benefits and 2 potential limitations of its use in pre-clerkship medical education.

  • Summarize strategies faculty can use to maximize impactful connections with students during the Phase 1 curriculum.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement

Dr. Walter has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. Course director Dr. Mary McBride has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. FSM’s CME Leadership, Review Committee, and Staff have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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February 15th, 2022 | Panel Discussion: TIME to Discuss...Getting Promoted in Medical Education
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2021 Video Archives

November 16th, 2021 | Medical Education: Where have we been?…Where are we going?
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October 8th, 2021 | From Bystander to Upstander: Advocacy in Action
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September 21st, 2021 | Creating a Self-Sustainable Head and Neck Surgery Residency in Ethiopia - The Chicken or the Egg Dilemma
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June 15th, 2021 | TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Educator Certificate and Medical Education Clinical Scholars Programs
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2020 Video Archives

December 15th, 2020 | Simulation as Assessment in Graduate Medical Education
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November 17th, 2020 | Organizational Frameworks and an Initiative to Advance Well-Being During and After a Pandemic
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August 18th, 2020 | Align your QI: A MedEd Primer in Quality Improvement
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June 18th, 2020 | Structuring the Virtual Interview Day
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June 4th, 2020 | Virtual Recruitment: Videos, Websites and Social Media
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May 19th, 2020 | One Step at a Time: Optimizing Pathology Education with the Use of Technology
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April 21st, 2020 | Education Through Storytelling
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February 18th, 2020 | Teaching Clinical Reasoning:  Evidence and Best Practices
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December 18th, 2019 | Learning Through Talk: Exploring Synergies Between Simulation and Workplace Learning
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November 19th, 2019 | Using Coaching to Optimize Trainee Performance
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October 15th, 2019 | Design Thinking for Health Professions Educators
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September 27, 2019 | Systematic Practice Makes Perfect: Learning Clinical Decision-Making
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April 16, 2019 | Video-Based Peer Review: Opening the “Black Box” of Surgery
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March 19, 2019 | Inspiring Change From Within: What Can We Do to Address Racial and Gender Biases for the Future of Healthcare?
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February 19, 2019 | The Electronic Educator Portfolio: A Tool to Enhance Learning and Assess Performance
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January 14, 2019 | Is There a Role for Emotional Intelligence (EI) in Medical Education? A Pilot Program for Training PM&R Residents
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November 13, 2018 | Special Time Lecture: Implicit Race and Gender Bias in Healthcare Rev.1
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February 20, 2018 | Clinical Neuroscience Education: Who Are We Teaching and Why?
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