Academy of Medical Educators

The Academy of Medical Educators provides a home base for teachers and a visible mechanism to support and enhance all educational programs and teachers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. The primary goal of the Academy is to create an environment that promotes and rewards teaching excellence and enhances the education of our students, residents, fellows, faculty and community. Specific goals include:

  • To develop and sustain a cadre of individuals skilled in medical education
  • To promote and celebrate excellence in education
  • To encourage curricular and teaching innovation
  • To promote educational research and scholarship

To achieve these goals the Academy offers the following programs:

  • Membership
  • Faculty Development
  • Education Awards
  • Education Scholarship & Innovation Symposium
  • Small Grants
  • Residents and Fellows as Educators​
  • Teaching Scholars Program
  • iTEACH Peer Mentoring​
  • Research and Scholarship Mentorship and Support