Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. N. Kevin Krane, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at Tulane University's School of Medicine

Dr. N. Kevin Krane is the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at Tulane University’s School of Medicine, where he has served for 30 years. He is an Internist who specialized in Nephrology. We are excited to be featuring him today in our Leaders in Medical Education Series.   How did you decide on a career … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. N. Kevin Krane, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at Tulane University's School of Medicine”

Leaders in Nursing Education: Dr. Linda Cronenwett, Co-Program Director, RWJF Executive Nurse Fellows Program

Dr. Linda Cronenwett is the Co-Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Executive Nurse Fellows program. She is also Dean Emerita and Professor of the School of Nursing at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has also previously served as an administrator in the Department of Nursing at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center where she … Continue reading “Leaders in Nursing Education: Dr. Linda Cronenwett, Co-Program Director, RWJF Executive Nurse Fellows Program”

Leaders in Nursing Education: Dr. Terry Valiga, Director of the Institute for Education Excellence at Duke University's School of Nursing

Dr. Terry Valiga is a Professor and the Director of the Institute for Education Excellence at Duke University’s School of Nursing. She has recently been honored for Outstanding Leadership in Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing at their annual Education Summit. She is known for her work in curriculum development and other aspects … Continue reading “Leaders in Nursing Education: Dr. Terry Valiga, Director of the Institute for Education Excellence at Duke University's School of Nursing”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. J. Larry Jameson, Dean at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine

Dr. Larry Jameson is the Dean of University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine and Executive Vice President of University of Pennsylvania for the Health System. He is also the former Dean and Vice President of Medical Affairs at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine and the former President of the Endocrine Society. Dr. Jameson is … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. J. Larry Jameson, Dean at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine”

Leaders in Nursing Education: Dr. Marilyn Oermann, Editor-in-Chief of Nurse Educator

Dr. Oermann serves as Professor of Nursing and Director of Evaluation and Education Research at Duke University. She also holds positions as Editor-in-Chief of Nurse Educator and and serves as an Editor for the Journal of Nursing Care Quality. She has co-authored over 15 books and over 140 journal articles. We are excited to feature … Continue reading “Leaders in Nursing Education: Dr. Marilyn Oermann, Editor-in-Chief of Nurse Educator”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Alexander Djuricich, Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education at Indiana University

Dr. Alexander Djuricich is Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education (CME), and a Program Director in Medicine-Pediatrics at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. His areas of interest include quality improvement and patient safety, competency assessment, how doctors think and learn, physician involvement in social media, and medical education for residents and faculty. He … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Alexander Djuricich, Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education at Indiana University”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Joyce Lee, Co-Director Program in Mobile Technology for Enhancing Child Health

Dr. Joyce Lee is a pediatrician at the University of Michigan. She is a diabetes specialist as well has a health services researcher. She is an avid user of social media and has her own website, joyceisplayingontheinter.net. She interested in how to use mobile technologies in healthcare and we were thrilled to speak with Dr. Lee … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Joyce Lee, Co-Director Program in Mobile Technology for Enhancing Child Health”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Hugh Taylor, President of the International Council of Ophthalmology

Dr. Hugh Taylor is a decorated Ophthalmologist having written multiple books and published many papers. He has also won many prestigious awards including The Lifetime Achievement Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is currently President of the International Council of Ophthalmology, an organization that works to increase ophthalmic education and improve access to eye … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Hugh Taylor, President of the International Council of Ophthalmology”