Led by our HMS Medical Education Research Experts, the goal of the BEI Fundamentals of Medical Education Research series is to introduce and reinforce the basic principles of medical education research and educational theory to a broad and diverse audience.  BWH educators are welcome to join us for an upcoming session.


The Basics of Performing & Publishing Medical Education Research
Friday, January 20 // 2:30pm – 3:30pm
BWH Zinner (Shapiro) Breakout Room
This session, led by Helen Shields, MD, Associate Chief, Division of Medical Communication, will highlight the basics of performing and publishing medical education research. Register here.

Alexander, Erik   glenn-gaviola-md

Qualitative & Quantitative Medical Education Research Design and Principles
Thursday, February 2 // 3:30pm – 4:30pm
BWH Zinner (Shapiro) Breakout Room
This session, led by Erik Alexander, MD, Executive Director BEI, and Glenn Gaviola, MD, Residency Program Director, Department of Radiology, will highlight the basic principles and design methods of qualitative and quantitative research in medical education. Register here.


Beyond Education Theory: A Review of the Empirically Derived Sciences of Learning
Wednesday, February 8 // 3:30pm – 4:30pm
BWH Zinner (Shapiro) Breakout Room
This session, led by David Hirsh, MD, Associate Director, HMS Academy, will discuss research related to teaching and learning. Register here.