IPE Excellence Awards

October 11, 2018 - 1:35 pm

Duke AHEAD is excited to announce the recipients  of the 3rd annual Interprofessional Excellence Award for professionals and staff. Congratulations to Kathy Andolsek, MD, MPH and Poonam Sharma, MD. 

Medical Professionalism Project Available to Members at No Cost

October 11, 2018 - 10:30 am

The Medical Professionalism Project is a short film series and CME course that explores ethics and professionalism in healthcare through the lens of behavioral science. 

Accessing the course is very simple!

2018 Duke AHEAD Grant Recipients

October 8, 2018 - 12:05 pm

At this year’s 5th annual Education Day, the 2018 Duke AHEAD grant recipients were announced. This year 5 projects were funded totaling $36,350. See below for project descriptions and investigators and collaborators.

Brenda Armstrong, MD, renowned pediatric cardiologist and community hero, dies

October 8, 2018 - 10:45 am

Armstrong, who served Duke University School of Medicine for more than 20 years as associate dean for admissions and most recently as senior associate dean for student diversity, recruitment, and retention, died October 7, 2018, at age 69.

Steering Committee Member Heads to Capitol Hill

August 24, 2018 - 9:50 am

AHEAD Steering Committee member and PA Program director, Dr. Jacqui Barnett recently made a trip to Capitol Hill as part of a panel to update congressional staff on the National Health Service Corps' (NHSC) impact on PA students.

AHEAD Member Renewals

August 3, 2018 - 3:25 pm

General membership renewals are set to begin soon for those members that joined two years ago.  At that time you'll be asked to review and update your information on file and to fill out a self-assessment.

2018 Certificate in Health Professions Education & Teaching Welcomes New Cohort

August 3, 2018 - 9:55 am

July kicked off the third year of the our certificate program.  We are proud to welcome 18 new members from around the Health System.  Members will participate in monthly classes based around our educator competencies and present a project at a year end reception.  Congratulations to all chosen! 

2018 Call for Poster Abstracts

June 27, 2018 - 1:15 pm

Duke AHEAD in partnership with the School of Nursing, School of Medicine, Duke Health and the Office of Graduate Medical Education is excited to announce the fifth annual Health Professions Education Day, September 21, 2018. This celebration spotlights health professions educators and their remarkable innovations and achievements. As part of this year’s celebration, Duke AHEAD will be accepting poster abstracts for presentation. 

Now Accepting Nominations: 3rd Annual IPE Award

June 20, 2018 - 1:35 pm

Duke AHEAD is excited to announce the 3rd annual Interprofessional Excellence Award for professionals and staff. One award will be presented to faculty or professional staff member who demonstrates excellence in interprofessional education.

Nomination Process 

Now Accepting Applications: Duke AHEAD Supporting Health Professions Educators

June 12, 2018 - 3:55 pm

Health Professions Educators are often lacking resources needed to advance educational research and scholarship. In recognition of this challenge, we are proud to announce the second cycle of  Duke AHEAD Supports Health Professions Educators (DASHE) program. DASHE Vouchers are designed to be used in a wide variety of ways by connecting our educators with high quality academic services that facilitate their engagement in scholarly work.