Sandro Pinheiro

Associate Professor in Medicine
  • Duke University School of Medicine
Duke AHEAD role:
  • Member
(919) 660-7563

Dr. Pinheiro directs faculty development activities for clinical and basic science faculty, designs medical and interprofessional education curricula, coaches/mentors medical faculty and fellows, and conducts evaluation and research in medical and interprofessional education. His educational competencies are in the areas of adult learning, instructional strategies, active learning, curriculum design and evaluation, and qualitative inquiry. His research activities focus on medical and interprofessional education and the assessment of change in the teaching practice of clinical instructors.


February 26, 2016 - 3:25 pm

Duke AHEAD member Sandro Pinheiro, PhD, recently had his article "Advancing Geriatrics Education Through a Faculty Development Program for Geriatrics-Oriented Clinician Educators" published in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society.  

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Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Michigan State University (1999)
  • M.A., Michigan State University (1989)