Skip to main content

TIME Lecture Series

The FAME director stands before a TIME (Today's Innovations in Medical Education) poster, smiling.


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. View topics and recordings of previous sessions below.

Next Event - Tuesday, June 18, 5:00 p.m. 
McGaw Medical Education Clinical Scholars (MECS) 2024 Graduation

Join us as we celebrate the graduates of the McGaw Medical Education Clinical Scholars (MECS) program. The members of the 2022-2024 cohort will showcase their research projects and receive their completion certificates. 

The Research Poster Session will begin promptly at 5:00PM in Potocsnak Family Atrium.

The Certificate Presentation will begin at 5:45PM in Baldwin Auditorium.


Register for MECS Graduation


 Save the Date: Upcoming TIME Lectures

Future sessions will now occur every second Thursdays at noon

 Previous TIME Lectures

2024 Video Archives

Enhancing Medical Education and Your Career with Social Media

Speakers: Judith A. Gadde, MBA | Date: May 21, 2024

View Social Media Lecture


Overcoming Resistance to New Ideas

Speakers: David Schonthal, MBA | Date: April 16, 2024

View Overcoming Resistance Lecture


Grounded Theory: A Case Study about Near-Peer Learning in the Education-Centered Medical Home

Speakers: Walter Eppich, MD, PhD and Lauren Smith, MD | Date: February 20, 2024

View Near-Peer Learning Lecture

Teaching in the Clinic: Challenges & Evidence-Based Strategies

Speaker: Kathryn Hufmeyer, MD | Date: January 16, 2024

View Teaching Lecture

2023 Video Archives

Agile Mentoring: Strategies for Success

Speaker: Kenzie A Cameron, PhD, MPH | Date: December 19, 2023

View Mentoring Lecture

How to Get Promoted at Feinberg - Panel Discussion

Speakers: Jessica Thurk; Aashish Didwania, MD; Judith Gadde, DO, MBA;  Angelique Dueñas, PhD | Date: November 14, 2023

View Promotion Lecture

Hybrid, Hyflex, or Hot Mess: Practicing Good Teaching in Any Format

Speaker: Joseph Horne, PhD  | Date: October 17, 2023

View Hyflex Lecture

ChatGPT in the Classroom: Ask a Computer Scientist!

Speaker: Katherine Compton, PhD  | Date: August 15, 2023

View ChatGPT Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Educator Certificate Program

Speakers: Erin Toaz, MD; Jennifer Ryan, DPT; Maura Steed, MD; Amanda Hauck, MD  | Date: July 18, 2023

View MECP Lecture

Resuscitating the Bedside Physical Exam

Speaker: Brian Garibaldi, MD  | Date: May 23, 2023

View Bedside Physical Exam Lecture

Integrating Holistic Review Practices into the Admissions Process

Speaker: Debi Mitra, MD  | Date: May 16, 2023

View Holistic Review Practices Lecture

Integrating Dissemination and Implementation Science in Medical Education

Speakers: Sarah Becker, PhD, & Dennis Li, PhD | Date: April 18, 2023

View Dissemination and Implementation Science Lecture

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

Speaker: James Walter, MD | Date: March 15, 2023 

View Adapting to Changing Patterns Lecture 

Designing A Simulator to Meet Specific Needs: How We Built a Simulated Cardiac Conduction System

Speaker: Ahmad Sami Chaouki, MD, PhD | Date: February 15, 2023 

 View Designing a Simulator Lecture

Master Your Fears – Mastery Learning in Residency Education

Speaker: Leslie Rydberg, MD | Date: January 17, 2023

View Mastery Learning in Residency Lecture


2022 Video Archives

Finding Hope for the UME-GME Transition Using a Systems Thinking Approach

Speaker: Jennifer Swails, MD, FACP | Date: December 20, 2022

View UME-GME Transition Lecture

Demystifying A.I. for Education

Speaker: David Liebovitz, MD | Date: November 15, 2022

View Demystifying A.I. Lecture

Contextualizing Care: An Essential and Measurable Clinical Competency

Speaker: Saul Weiner, MD | Date: October 18, 2022

View Contextualizing Care Lecture

Compassion, Care and Learning in Our Hyper-technological Age

Speaker: Brian Hodges, MD, PhD, FRCPC | Date: September 30, 2022

View Compassion Lecture

Giving an Effective Presentation...Food for Thought

Speaker: Leena Mithal, MD | Date: August 16, 2022

View Presentation Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Educator Certificate Program

Speakers: Sue Hong Routson, MD; Sheetal Patel, MD; Kristin Carnahan, MSPO, CPO; Bijal Jain, MD
Date: June 21, 2022

View Med Ed Certificate Projects Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Education Clinical Scholars (MECS) Program

Speakers: James Randall, MD; Eric Sullivan, MD; Imo Uko, MD; Richmond Castillo, MD
Date: June 19, 2022

View Clinical Scholars Projects Lecture

Presence Leadership: Developing a Longitudinal Leadership Curriculum for Residents

Speakers: Debi Mitra, MD, and Aashish Didwania, MD

View Presence Leadership Lecture

Longitudinal Qualitative Research in Medical Education: Dispatches from the (ECMH) Field

Speakers: Kenzie Cameron, PhD; Bruce Henschen, MD, MPH | Date: April 19, 2022

View Longitudinal Qualitative Research Lecture

Trust Me! Trainee Experiences of Trust and Progressive Autonomy

Speaker: Anisha Kshetrapal, MD, MSEd | Date: March 15, 2022

View Trainee Trust Lecture

Panel Discussion: TIME to Discuss...Getting Promoted in Medical Education

Speakers: Mary McBride, MD, MEd; Khalilah Latrece Gates, MD; Patricia Garcia, MD, MPH
David Salzman, MD, MEd; Farzaneh Sorond, MD, PhD; Jennifer Trainor, MD
Date: February 15, 2022

View Promotions in Med Ed Lecture

Global Medical Education Partnerships: Focus on Faculty

Speakers: Colleen Fant, MD, MPH, & Ashti A Doobay-Persaud, MD | Date: January 18, 2022

View Global Med Ed Lecture


2021 Video Archives

Medical Education: Where have we been?…Where are we going?

Speaker: Marianne Green, MD | Date: November 16, 2021

View Med Ed Lecture

From Bystander to Upstander: Advocacy in Action

Speaker: Kimberly Manning, MD| Date: October 8, 2021

View Upstander Lecture

Creating a Self-Sustainable Head and Neck Surgery Residency in Ethiopia - The Chicken or the Egg Dilemma

Speaker: Joshua Wiedermann, MD| Date: September 21, 2021

View Self-Sustainable Residency Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Educator Certificate and Medical Education Clinical Scholars Programs

Speakers: Ellie Farr, MD; Linda C Kelahan, MD; Mila Quinn, MD; Nicholas Zessis, MD
Date: June 15, 2021

View Med Ed Certificate & Clinical Scholars Projects Lecture

The Birth of a Book

Speaker: William McGaghie, PhD| Date: April 20, 2021

View Book Lecture

Understanding and Moving Beyond Bias and Microaggressions: The Impact on Academic Medicine

Speaker: Khalilah Latrece Gates, MD| Date: March 16, 2021

View Beyond Bias Lecture

Lessons from Teaching During COVID

Speaker: Bennett Goldberg, PhD| Date: February 16, 2021

View COVID Lessons Lecture

Gender Group Differences in Milestone Ratings: Exploring Differences in Ratings by Individuals and Clinical Competency Committees

Speaker: Stanley Hamstra, PhD| Date: January 19, 2021

View Gender Differences in Ratings Lecture


2020 Video Archives

Simulation as Assessment in Graduate Medical Education

Speaker: Karen A Mangold, MD, MEd | Date: December 15, 2020

View Simulation as Assessment Lecture

Organizational Frameworks and an Initiative to Advance Well-Being During and After a Pandemic

Speaker: Gaurava Agarwal, MD | Date: November 17, 2020

View Pandemic Organizational Frameworks Lecture

From FIRST to SECOND: A National, Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial to Improve the Learning Environment and Resident Well-Being

Speaker: Yue-Yung Hu, MD, MPH | Date: October 20, 2020

View Resident Well-Being Trial Lecture

Promoting Competency through Rapid Cycle Deliberate Practice: A Paradigm Shift in Health Professions Education

Speaker: Betsy Hunt, MD, MPH, PhD | Date: September 25, 2020

View Rapid Cycle Deliberate Practice Lecture

Align your QI: A MedEd Primer in Quality Improvement

Speaker: Abra Fant, MD, MS | Date: August 18, 2020

View Quality Improvement Lecture

Structuring the Virtual Interview Day

Speakers: Sandra Sanguino, MD, MPH; Linda Suleiman, MD; Cara Angelotta, MD; Susan Gerber, MD, MPH
Date: June 18, 2020

View Virtual Interview Day Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Education Clinical Scholars (MECS) Program

Speakers: Lucas Bruton, MD; Adiba Khan, MD; Emily Kivlehan, MD; Timothy Sita, MD
Date: June 16, 2020

View Clinical Scholars Projects Lecture

Virtual Recruitment: Videos, Websites and Social Media

Speakers: Nicole Mladic, Erin Spain, Sara Nuener | Date: June 4, 2020

View Virtual Recruitment Lecture

One Step at a Time: Optimizing Pathology Education with the Use of Technology

Speakers: Luis Blanco, MD; Kruti Maniar, MD; Kristy Wolniak, MD
Date: May 19, 2020

View Pathology Education with Tech Lecture

Education Through Storytelling

Speaker: Russell Horowitz, MD | Date: April 21, 2020

View Education Through Storytelling Lecture

Teaching Clinical Reasoning: Evidence and Best Practices

Speaker: Toshiko Uchida, MD | Date: February 18, 2020

View Clinical Reasoning Lecture

Supporting Clinicians to Practice at their Best – The Changing Role of CME

Speaker: Graham McMahon, MD, MMSc | Date: January 21, 2020

View Changing Role of CME Lecture


2019 Video Archives

Learning Through Talk: Exploring Synergies Between Simulation and Workplace Learning

Speaker: Walter Eppich, MD, PhD | Date: December 18, 2019

View Simulation & Workplace Learning Lecture

Using Coaching to Optimize Trainee Performance

Speaker: Priya Jain, MD | Date: November 19, 2019

View Coaching Lecture

Design Thinking for Health Professions Educators

Speakers: Meredith Bone, MD, & Mobola Tolulope Campbell-Yesufu, MD, MPH
Date: October 15, 2019

View Design Thinking Lecture

Systematic Practice Makes Perfect: Learning Clinical Decision-Making

Speaker: Martin Pusic, MD, PhD, FRCP(C) | Date: September 27, 2019

View Clinical Decision-Making Lecture

Teaching Across the Generations in GME

Speaker: James Schroeder, Jr., MD, FACS, FAAP | Date: August 20, 2019

View Teaching Across Generations Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Education Clinical Scholars and Medical Educator Certificate Program

Speakers: John Brinkmann, CPO; Rachel Kadakia, MD; Brenda Suh-Lailam, PhD; Rachel Tappan, DPT
Date: July 16, 2019

View Clinical Scholars and Med Ed Certificate Lecture

TIME-ly Projects from the Medical Education Clinical Scholars (MECS) Program

Speakers: Christie Buonpane, MD; Sharlay Butler, MD; Laura Malmut, MD; Candace Mannarino, MD
Date: June 18, 2019

View Clinical Scholars Projects Lecture

Curricular Amendments: Teaching Health Equity to All of Our Learners

Speakers: Ashti Doobay-Persaud, MD, & Mita Goel, MD, MPH Date: May 21, 2019

View Curricular Amendments Lecture

Video-Based Peer Review: Opening the “Black Box” of Surgery

Speaker: Jonah Stulberg, MD, PhD, MPH Date: April 16, 2019

View Video-Based Peer Review Lecture

Inspiring Change From Within: What Can We Do to Address Racial and Gender Biases for the Future of Healthcare?

Speaker: Dana Thompson, MD, MS Date: March 19, 2019

View Addressing Biases Lecture

The Electronic Educator Portfolio: A Tool to Enhance Learning and Assess Performance

Speakers: Robyn Ann Bockrath, MD; Lindsay R. Koressel, MD; Michael B. Spewak, MD
Date: February 29, 2019

View Electronic Portfolio Lecture

Is There a Role for Emotional Intelligence (EI) in Medical Education? A Pilot Program for Training PM&R Residents

Speaker: James Sliwa, DO Date: January 14, 2019

View EI Lecture


2016-2018 Video Archives

View our full video archive for recordings of 2016-2018 lectures.

 CME/CEU Credit

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

David Schonthal has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. Course director Dr. Mary McBride has disclosed ongoing financial relationships with the following entity: American Heart Association (consulting fee). FSM’s CME Leadership, Review Committee, and Staff have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. All the relevant financial relationships for this/these individual(s) have been mitigated.

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.

Follow FAME on