MedEdPORTAL Call for Submissions: Self-Directed Learning


MedEdPORTAL actively encourages educators across the health professions to submit generalizable educational materials with a focus on self-directed learning. The rapid advancement of medical knowledge and accessibility to information have created new opportunities and challenges for physicians and those educating physicians. This evolving healthcare environment requires physicians adept at continuously identifying, assessing, interpreting and applying new information. Developing critical skills to identify gaps in knowledge, appropriately appraise resources and communicate relevant information are fundamental to successful delivery of high quality, safe patient care. Academic medicine is paving the way for the next generation of physicians that are self-directed, lifelong, master adaptive learners. Please see the full call for more details.