Faculty Development Activities

Faculty Development Workshops

Faculty development workshops are held in the Spring and Fall across six Iowa communities: Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Des Moines, Mason City, Sioux City and Waterloo.
These workshops are designed for medical and health professionals who teach medical students, residents, and other health professions students.

2019 Workshop Schedule

Autonomy and Matching the Learners Needs

Iowa City
May 1, 2019

12:15pm to 1:20pm

Sioux City
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Register Online
6:00pm to 7:30pm
Sioux City Country Club
4001 Jackson Street, Sioux City, IA


Efficient Clinical Teaching: It can be done!

Cedar Rapids
Friday, June 7, 2019
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation
CRMEF Conference Room
1260 2nd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids IA


Des Moines
Thursday, May 23, 2019
5:30pm to 7:00pm
Register Online

Mason City
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
12:00pm to 1:30pm
Forest Park Auditorium
1010 4th Street SW, Mason City, IA

Sioux City


These workshop are developed and presented by Community Teaching Scholars, who are faculty of family medicine and pediatric residency programs from across Iowa. The Community Teaching Scholars are supported by the Office of Consultation and Research in Medical Education (OCRME) with training on instructional design, clinical teaching updates, and workshop development.

Continuing Education Credit

The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Policy

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider (UI Carver College of Medicine) and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa events. If you are a person with a disability and require an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Darin Ritchie at (319) 335-8615.

The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment and in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational reference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. For additional information contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, (319-335-0705).