Health Sciences Education Day filled with events

Augusta University’s Educational Innovation Institute is hosting its annual Health Sciences Education Day on Friday, March 24.

The Educational Innovation Institute champions excellence and innovation in health sciences education and promotes impactful educational scholarship.

The full day of events kicks off at 8 a.m. with Grand Rounds and ends us with a poster session in the J. Harold Harrison M.D. Education Commons lobby at 3 p.m.

For more information, visit the Educational Innovation Institute’s events page.

Health Sciences Education Grand Rounds: What Learning Science Says (and Doesn’t Say) About Developing Critical Thinking

8 – 9 a.m.
Stephen Chew

Workshop: Improving Student Performance by Addressing Student and Teacher Misconceptions about Learning

9:20-10:50 a.m.
Stephen Chew

Roundtable Discussions: From Learning Concepts to Practice

11 – 11:50 a.m.
Diagnostic Decision Making and Minimizing Errors |COL Dean A. Seehusen, MD, MPH
Resiliency – What It Is and Isn’t |Amy S. House, PhD; Alex P. Mabe, PhD; Michael Rollock, PhD
Student Study Tools

Epic Raft Battle (Debate): Invest Resources in the Teacher or Technology

Noon-12:50 p.m.

Workshop: Improving Student Performance by Addressing Student and Teacher Misconceptions about Learning
1 – 1:50 p.m.
Stephen Chew
MedEd Talks: Beyond the Content to the Whole Person and Community

2 – 3 p.m.
Resiliency | Sean Javaheri, MD
Campus Culture | Lindsay West PhD
Metacognition | Dan Kaminstein, MD
Arts in Learning | Karl Purdy, MM

Poster Session & Education-Related Information Tables

3 – 4 p.m.

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