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Office of Medical Education ~ Teaching Scholars Education Day


April 28, 2020

“Retrieval-Based Learning: A Powerful Way to Improve Learning and Memory"


Jeffrey Karpicke, PhD

Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences
Purdue University

Location: Pythian Market, 234 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70112

~~ Please RSVP ~~

Program Description

The annual School of Medicine's Teaching Scholars Education Day & Award Ceremony will be held on April 28, 2020.  At this event, the Dean of the School of Medicine will recognize the innovative scholarly accomplishments of a master medical educator who will be inducted into the Society of Teaching Scholars at Tulane School of Medicine.  The Keynote Presenter will be Dr. Jeffrey Karpicke, professor of Psychological Sciences at Purdue University. 

In addition, a poster presentation session will highlight the instructional innovations and educational research of faculty, staff, residents and students from the School of Medicine and the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. 

Program Schedule

10:00  – 11:30 Presentation: “Retrieval-Based Learning: A Powerful Way to Improve Learning and Memory"

12:00  – 12:30


12:30  – 1:00

Presentation of Teaching Scholar Award

1:00  – 2:30

Poster Presentations