July 1, 2015 - 4:25 pm

Duke AHEAD Health Professions Education Day:

Meeting the Unique Needs of Diverse Learners

September 18, 2015

Duke University School of Medicine Students Take 3rd in Memmys

July 1, 2015 - 9:30 am

Duke University School of Medicine has won third place in the 3rd Annual Memmys – the national music video contest for student-produced videos from health professional students hosted by the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

Associate Steering Committee Member has Poster Accepted at SGEA

June 8, 2015 - 10:55 am

Alli Webb, MD,  Duke AHEAD associate steering committee member recently presented a poster at the Southern Group on Educational Affairs regional meeting in Charlotte, NC.  The poster is titled "Innovating Beyond Faculty Development Academies: Duke health professions students and trainees pioneer

Taylor Presents at AAPA in St. Louis

June 8, 2015 - 10:50 am

​ Duke AHEAD member Andrea Taylor, PhD was invited to present in an educational symposium recently held at the American Association of Physical Anthropologists in St.

Oermann as Keynote Speaker at Idaho Nurse Educators Conference

June 8, 2015 - 10:50 am

Marilyn Oermann, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN provided the keynote address on "Best Practices in Nursing Education" at the Idaho Nurse Educators Conference in Boise, Idaho. She also gave a lecture on evaluating clinical performance at the plenary.

Duke AHEAD Member Participates on National Panel

June 8, 2015 - 10:50 am

Member Marc Sperber, MS was one of four experts invited to present on a panel entitled "Integrate Cognitive Science to Optimize Learning" moderated by former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education Jim Shelton.

Steering Committee Member Nominated for "Honor a Nurse"

June 5, 2015 - 9:35 am

Duke AHEAD Steering Committee Member Terry Valiga, EdD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN was nominated by a DUSON alumnus to receive recognition through the American Nurses Foundation's "Honor A Nurse" program.

Abstract Published

June 5, 2015 - 9:20 am

Duke AHEAD member Jennie De Gagne's, PhD, DNP, RN-BC, CNE, paper “The lived experience of new graduate nurses working in an acute care setting" was published in the Journal of Continuing Nursing in Education. (Read abstract)

Systematic review of educational programs and strategies for developing students’ and nurses’ writing skills

June 5, 2015 - 9:15 am

Duke AHEAD members Marilyn Oermann, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, Kathy Turner, DNP, RN, Sharon Hawks, DNP, MSN, CRNA, Anne Derouin, DNP, RN, CPNP, and Remí Hueckel, DNP, CPNP-AC, FAANP, coauthored an article with Adrianne Leonardelli, DUMC liaison librarian for the School of Nursing, entitled "

2015 Golden Apple Teaching Award Winners

June 3, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Congratulations to Duke AHEAD members Matt Velkey, PhD (steering committee), and Nancy Knudsen, MD for receiving the Golden Apple Teaching award in 2015. Duke Medical students nominate and vote for the teachers who have most positively impacted their medical education for this award.