Teaching Portfolio Resources

Selected References on Teaching Portfolios

  • Beasley BW, Wright SM, Cofrancesco Jr J, et al. Promotion criteria for clinician-educators in the United States and Canada: A survey of promotion committee chairpersons. JAMA 1997;278(9):723-728.
  • Beecher A, et al. Use of the educator's portfolio to stimulate reflective practice among medical educators. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 1997;66(5):249-256.
  • Bickel J. The changing faces of promotion and tenure at US medical schools. Acad Med 1991:66(5):249-56.
  • Jacobs MB. Faculty status for clinician-educators: Guidelines for evaluation and promotion. Acad Med 1993;68(2):126-8.
  • Lindemann, J. et al. Translating family medicine's educational expertise into academic success. Family mMedicine 1995;27:306-9.
  • Rothman AI. Et al. Evaluating clinical teacher's for promotion. Acad Med 1989;64(12):774-5.
  • Seldin P. The teaching porfolio: A practical guide to improved performance and promotion/tenure decisions. Anker Publishing Company; Second Edition; Bolton, MA 1997.
  • Simpson DE, Beecher AC, Lindemann JC, Morzinski JA. The Educator's Portfolio. 1998 Fourth Edition. Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical Education Journals
Title Indexed in
Indexed in
Academic Medicine
(formerly Journal of
Medical Education)
A publication of the Association
of American Medical Colleges
Teaching and Learning
in Medicine
Lawrence Erlbaum publication.
Begun in 1989
Medical Education
Publication of the Association
for the Study of Medical
Education, Great Britain.
Evaluation & the Health
Journal of Continuing
Education in the
Health Professions
Publication of the Alliance for
Continuing Medical Education
and the Society of Medical
College Directors of Continuing
Medical Teacher
British journal. UI has years
1979-87. Stopped publication
in 1993?

* ERIC database is not as complete as Medline in indexing these medical education journals.

List of Teaching-related Web Sites

AAMC web site
Academic Medicine
Center for Teaching University of Iowa
UI Teaching Resources:

Teaching Resources (essays, inventories, tools)

University of Colorado Health Sciences/Center for Instructional Support
University of Maastricht PBL site
The Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine Educational Clearinghouse
The Integrated Medical Curriculum: access to many of Gold Standard Multimedia programs free of charge. You have to subscribe, but there is no charge. 
Vesalius images for teaching purposes 
West Virginia teaching scholars program resources page
Tufts University Center for the Enhancement of Learneing and Teaching
Theory into Practice Database
Muskingum Collge Faculty Development
Berkeley Compendium of Suggestions for Teaching Excellence

On-Line Education Journals

Medical Education Online

Med Ed Organizations

Association of American Medical Colleges
Central Group on Educational Affairs (regional AAMC group)
National Board of Medical Examiners
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
International Association of Medical Science Educators