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Office of Medical Education ~ Medical Education Day 2019

Teaching Scholars Education Day and Award Ceremony

April 2, 2019

Guest Speaker: Aviad “Adi” Haramati, PhD

Professor of Integrative Physiology
Departments of Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology and Medicine (Nephrology)
Co-director of the CAM Graduate Program
Georgetown University Medical Center


Program Description

The annual School of Medicine's Teaching Scholars Education Day & Award Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.  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 Speaker/Workshop Presenter will be Aviad Haramati, PhD, Professor of Integrative Physiology and co-director of the Complimentary Alternative Medicine (CAM) Graduate Program at Georgetown University Medical Center.  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

12:00  – 12:30 pm


12:30  – 1:00   pm

Presentation of Teaching Scholar Award by Dean Hamm

1:00  – 4:00 pm

Presentation/Workshop (Dr. Haramati)
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

4:00 - 5:30 pm

Poster Presentations

The objectives of Education Day are:

  • To promote the scholarship of teaching at Tulane University Health Sciences Center.
  • To provide faculty, fellows, residents, staff, and students in the School of Medicine and the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine the opportunity to present new and innovative work in health sciences education.
  • To honor the recipient of the School of Medicine's 2019 Teaching Scholar Award.