Application Cycle Now Open - Leadership for Educators Accelerated Program (LEAP)

Now in its second cycle, Duke AHEAD’s Leadership for Educators Accelerator Program (LEAP) is now accepting applications. This program is designed for faculty members from all of our health professions education programs who are leading education programs, courses, or curriculum. LEAP is a 3 month on-boarding program and includes topics such as:

2023-2024 Duke AHEAD Certificate in Health Professions Education & Teaching Program - Now Accepting Applications

We are excited to offer an opportunity for faculty who are interested in health professions education as a career to apply for the 2023-2024 cohort of the Certificate in Health Professions Education & Teaching program. This 12-month program will allow up to 12 faculty, professional staff, or fellows from the School of Nursing, Physical Therapy Program, Physician Assistant Programs, School of Medicine MD Program, Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program, Duke University Health System, and Professors of the Practice of Medical Education, and Watts College of Nursing to participate.

Now Accepting Nominations for IPE Education Excellence Award

Duke AHEAD is now accepting nominations for the Interprofessional Education Excellence awards, which honors both teams and individuals for extraordinary accomplishments and service in interprofessional education and care.  Nominees must be Duke AHEAD members and can be individuals or interprofessional teams.

2023 Education Day Call for Poster Abstracts

Duke AHEAD is excited to announce our call for poster abstracts for Education Day on 3/24/2023. We invite you to submit using the guidelines below. Abstracts should reflect our mission to advance health professions education excellence and innovation. Please consider sharing your work for future collaboration as well as for scholarly recognition. Posters will be displayed on 3/24/2023 with a dedicated poster session from 8:00 – 9:00 am. Poster presenters should be available during this time to answer questions.

Application Cycle Now Open: ASPIRE Vouchers - Due 2/7/23

Introducing the next wave of Duke AHEAD support for our health professions educators.  ASPIRE (Achievement, Scholarship, Perseverance, Innovation, Resilience, Excellence) funds are available for our members for individual growth and faculty development as well as for interprofessional teams to promote wellness during this ever-changing landscape.

Now Accepting Nominations for 2023 Duke AHEAD Fellows

DEADLINE February 10, 2023   FELLOW MEMBERSHIP – Link to Nomination Form  The Duke AHEAD Fellow level recognizes Duke Health educators who are earlier in their careers as health professions educators but who are already demonstrating the potential for major and on-going contributions to health professions education within Duke or the profession.

2022-2023 Grant Funding Now Available

As part of our efforts to support the vision, creativity, ingenuity, and scholarly work of educators and educational researchers, we are pleased to offer project funding for members of Duke AHEAD. This competitive funding mechanism is intended to provide critical start up for pilot research or funding for innovative projects that will generate new evidence, new ideas, and/or new approaches for improving health professions education.