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Second Annual Medical Education Symposium


2023 Second Annual Medical Education Symposium presented by UTHSC Academy of Master Educators (AME)

Thursday, September 28, 2023; 1 PM – 6 PM; UTHSC – Mooney building, 2nd floor

Friday, September 29, 2023; 7 AM – 1 PM; UTHSC – Freeman Auditorium, 910/920/930 Madison Plaza

Activity Overview: This annual symposium will promote faculty engagement and development.  The objective of this learning activity is to educate faculty from various colleges at UTHSC on best practices and strategies to teach and train future healthcare professionals.   The learning format will consist of guest lectures, two breakout sessions /workshops, and a poster session.


  • Develop the skills necessary to teach in a clinical setting, provide effective feedback to students, incorporate evidence-based teaching strategies, and develop an effective curriculum.
  • Improved coaching and mentoring capabilities, educational scholarship, clinical care, and scholastic contribution to health sciences teaching and instruction.
  • Demonstrate an ability to teach and educate other learners, incorporate digital learning methods to teach healthcare professionals, recognize the importance of diversity in medical education, and obtain knowledge related to addressing implicit bias, stereotype threat, and imposter syndrome.

Disclosure Statement:

The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence based.

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Essentials and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity.

The University of Tennessee College of Medicine has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. Any potential conflict of interest or off label use will be disclosed to the audience prior to the activity.

7.5 CME / CEU credits provided

AMA Credit Designation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM) designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education for Non-Physicians: The UTCOM will issue Certificates of Participation to non-physicians for participating in this activity and designates it for CEUs using the national standard that 1 hour of educational instruction is awarded .1 CEU.

Accreditation: The UTCOM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Registration:  There is no cost to attend this symposium.  Registration is available at: https://cenow.uthsc.edu/content/2nd-meded-symposium-2023