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Education Resources group to present at AAMC conference, offers scholarship support

Categories: Education

In April 2024, SMHS Education Resources faculty and staff will present at the 2024 American Association of Medical Colleges Central Group of Education Affairs conference: Van Eck, R., Allen, J., Johnson, E.J, Guthridge, A., and Salentiny, A. will present: A Badging System for Competency-Based Medical Education Hillyar, J., Hurtubise, L., and Salentiny, A. will present: […]

TLAS faculty development session on mentorship and advising to be held on Feb. 7

Categories: Education, Events

Please join us for our next SMHS Education Resources Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) virtual faculty development event. On Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (CST), Dr. Catherine Brissette will present on the topic of mentorship and advising. This session will be streamed on Zoom and recorded for later viewing. NEW: Due […]

TLAS offers test question writing workshop online on Nov. 29

Categories: Education

The Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) team at the SMHS is pleased to offer “Writing Effective Test Questions,” a virtual faculty development session, to be held on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 12:30 p.m. (Central) via Zoom ( This session will focus on effective question writing to ensure that your tests are assessing the subject matter […]

TLAS faculty development panel on the SMHS Recording Studio to be held virtually on Oct. 18

Categories: Education

Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) invites all faculty and staff to join us online from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18, for “Picture Yourself in the SMHS Recording Studio: Examples and Experiences,” an online faculty development event. Facilitated by Andrea Guthridge, instructional designer with TLAS/Education Resources, a panel of SMHS Recording Studio […]

TLAS virtual faculty development session on active learning to be held Sept. 20

Categories: Education

Please join Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) for our first virtual faculty development event of this academic season. Richard Van Eck, Ph.D., and Andrea Guthridge will present Active Learning Updated: New Approaches for a New Era of Teaching on Wednesday, Sept. 20, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (CDT). This is a free virtual event. […]

Collaborative Faculty Development Series shares knowledge, experience across medical schools

Categories: Education

You may have noticed that faculty development offerings from the Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) unit of Education Resources have been a bit different this fall. Earlier this year, co-principal investigators (Co-PI) Dr. Adrienne Salentiny and Dr. Boyung Suh (Southern Illinois University Medical School) and colleagues from four other medical schools in the midwest received […]

Dr. Mark Koponen retirement reception on June 29 at SMHS

Categories: Events

After 13 years at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Dr. Mark Koponen, teaching associate professor based in Education Resources, is retiring! Dr. Koponen received his M.D. from what was then the University of North Dakota School of Medicine in 1986. He completed a residency program at the University of New Mexico School […]

SMHS Media Recording Studio info session to be held on May 19

Categories: Education

Please join Education Resources for an SMHS Media Recording Studio Information Session to be held on Thursday, May 19, 2022, at noon (CST). This session will be streamed on Zoom and recorded for later viewing. Join via Zoom: The SMHS will soon have a recording studio for creating media for use in online/asynchronous instruction. […]

Congratulations to the TLAS Teaching Academy inaugural class of 2020-21

Categories: Education, News

The Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) unit in Education Resources is pleased to announce the graduation of the inaugural TLAS Teaching Academy cohort of SMHS faculty. The Teaching Academy is a joint faculty development program of the SMHS Office of Education & Faculty Affairs (OEFA) and TLAS. The academy is designed to address a persistent challenge faced by educator […]

Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship consultations available

Categories: Education

Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) is a unit within Education Resources whose mission is to promote and support the design, delivery, assessment, and evaluation of effective teaching, curricula, and education scholarship for all faculty and graduate students of the SMHS. Our team of instructional designers can help you design and implement the best teaching strategies […]