Conversations with Distinguished Educators Series

This lecture series is organized and delivered by the faculty members who have received the Distinguished Educator Award and the Junior Faculty Teaching Award. The series has three objectives:

  • To provide a forum to raise and discuss topics, issues and trends in education.
  • To increase awareness and recognition of the education mission of the College of Medicine and Hershey Medical Center.
  • To provide visibility and impact for the Society of Distinguished Educators.

Conversations with Distinguished Educators Lecture Series (2014-2015)
Time:  5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location:  C4702 (Physiology Conference Room)
Refreshments will be provided

September 17, 2014
April D. Armstrong, Bsc(PT), MSc, MD, FRCSC
Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
"Teaching in the clinic - it can be effective/efficient, even for the surgeon"

October 8, 2014
Michelle Lazarus, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neural & Behavioral Sciences
"Encapsulation Theory:  How Being an Expert can Impede Education"

November 12, 2014
Brian Saunders, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
"Effective Mentoring for Medical Students

December 10, 2014
David Han, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Topic:  TBD

January 14, 2015
David Goldenberg, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Topic:  TBD

February 11, 2015
Edward (Ted) Bollard, D.D.S.,  M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Topic:  TBD

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