Educational Faculty Development

The Program in Educational Faculty Development at Alpert Medical School recognizes and supports our faculty and residents in their role as educators. We strive to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to teach in the classroom and at the bedside. All faculty and residents are welcome to attend these sessions. 

Target Audience

This educational initiative is designed for all Rhode Island primary care and specialist physicians, residents and fellows across all specialties. 

Learning Objectives

*Core Series in Medical Education
The “Core Series” consists of 8 presentations on common topics within medical education. Designed specifically for medical educators, sessions are open to all faculty, residents and community preceptors. The Core Series includes annual sessions on the following topics:

  • Presentation and lecturing skills         
  • Small group facilitation             
  • Teaching the challenging learner     
  • Clinical teaching
  • Using technology in teaching
  • Evaluation and effective feedback
  • Mentoring and advising
  • Inclusive Teaching

Individuals attending 5 of the 8 Core Series sessions within a three-year time frame will receive a Certificate of Participation, which can be included as “additional education/training” as part of faculty promotions materials. 

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Emily Green, PhD, MA (Chair)
Director, Faculty Development

Gowri Anandarajah, MD
Professor of Family Medicine (Clinical)

Angela Anderson, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)

Erica Chung, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical)

Jeffrey Hunt, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Jennifer Jeremiah, MD
Associate Program Director of Internal Medicine Residencies

Stacey Lawrence, PhD
Associate Director for STEM Initiatives
Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning 

Jennifer L. Maloney
Office of Continuing Medical Education 

Christopher Merritt, MD 
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

Rory Merritt, MD
Assistant Dean of Medicine, PLME

Joyce Ou, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Steven Rougas, MD, MS
Director, Doctoring Program

Maria Sullivan
Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education

Sarita Warrier, MD, FACP
Assistant Dean for Medical Education

Physician Continuing Medical Education
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Psychologist Continuing Education
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is approved by the RI Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program. This activity is approved for 1.5 Category 1 CE Credits. Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only.

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