Welcome to the Academy of Master Teachers Website

About Us

The UTMB Academy of Master Teachers, established in 2007, is an honorary service organization to recognize Master Teachers and to provide an array of faculty development opportunities for all UTMB Faculty, including an annual Faculty Development Day, annual Education Symposium, education grand rounds, journal club, innovation grants, mentoring and consultations. Membership is by application and selection against a set of standards. Members serve five-year terms and may be honored with the designation as University of Texas Distinguished Teaching Professors.

Mission Statement

The Academy of Master Teachers is an interprofessional community serving UTMB through the promotion of educational excellence.

Vision Statement

The Academy of Master Teachers will propel UTMB to a national and global reputation for excellence in Biomedical and Health Professions education.

Announcements:


The ACADEMY OF MASTER TEACHERS offering
2 - Half Day MERC (Medical Education Research Certification)
workshops to be held Friday, August 19, 2016

Presented by Dr. Sheila W. Chauvin, PhD, Med from LSU Health-New Orleans
Cost: 2 workshops for $50

Session 1 9:00 am—12:00 pm
Scholarly Writing: Publishing Medical Education Research

Session 2 1:00 pm—4:00 pm
Formulating Research Questions and Designing Studies

ONLY 30 SEATS AVAILABLE

Registration available now: https://fs16.formsite.com/infopathic/form89/index.html


The ACADEMY OF MASTER TEACHERS FACULTY DEVELOPMENT DAY

Energy Leadership: The Role of Mindfulness and Self-Awareness in Work Life Integration and Career Satisfaction

Presented by Taylor Riall, MD, PhD, CPC from University of Arizona

December 2, 2016 at UTMB Open Gates

Two Half Day Sessions Offered | Limited seating
Morning 8:00 am—11:30 am
Afternoon 12:30 pm—4:00 pm

Additional Opportunity: Online Energy Leadership Index Assessment available for $100 including a 30 minute coaching session. The workshop will introduce the Energy Leadership Model. The assessment will help you better understand how the model applies in your life. Contact Dr. Taylor Riall directly at taylor@tayloryoursuccess.com for details.

Workshop Registration is $60 available: https://fs16.formsite.com/infopathic/form91/index.html


Educator of the Month - July 2016

Dr. Loretta Lee Grumbles, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

Dr. Loretta L. Grumble’s nomination letter was extremely complimentary, praising her professionalism and excellence as an educator. Her passion and commitment to teaching are evident in all that she does and with every student / resident encounter.


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