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.

Fall 2018 Workshop Schedule

Workshop Title: Autonomy and Matching Learners Needs

A detailed course description may be found here.  

Presenters: Gena Benoit, MD and Niral Tilala, MD  - Genesis Quad Cities Family Medicine Residency Program

Cedar Rapids
Thursday, December 6

12:00pm to 1:30pm
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Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation
1260 2nd Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids IA

Des Moines
Thursday, December 6

5:30pm to 7:00pm
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IMMC Education and Research Center
Dorner Seminar Room
1415 Woodland Ave, Des Moines IA


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).