AHSE Mentor Spotlight - Laura Shane-McWhorter
RECOGNITION
Aug 01, 2017

AHSE Mentor Spotlight - Laura Shane-McWhorter

Although Dr. Shane-McWhorter has many varied professional interests her passion is teaching students of all disciplines, particularly in the area of diabetes management and care. She is the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Educator Award of Health...... Read More

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Amalia Cochran
RECOGNITION
Aug 01, 2017

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Amalia Cochran

Dr. Amalia Cochran is a proud graduate of Texas A&M University for both her BA in Political Science and her MD. She received her general surgery training at the University of Utah and her burn/critical care training at Shriner's Hospital for Children in Galveston. Her...... Read More

AHSE Member Spotlight - Nick Galli
RECOGNITION
Aug 01, 2017

AHSE Member Spotlight - Nick Galli

Dr. Nick Galli is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation within the College of Health. His primary responsibility is teaching undergraduate and graduate students in courses on group and individual behavior change, body...... Read More

AHSE Member Spotlight - Jerald Boseman
RECOGNITION
Apr 03, 2017

AHSE Member Spotlight - Jerald Boseman

Dr. Jerald Boseman is an Associate Professor in the School of Dentistry finding his new role in education both stimulating and rewarding after 35+ years of private dental practice. Hired for his background in radiation physics, he oversees the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology program at the school. Being a part of training the...... Read More

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Janet Lindsley
RECOGNITION
Apr 03, 2017

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Janet Lindsley

Dr. Janet Lindsley, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Biochemistry (on track to be promoted to full professor on July 1, 2017!) and Assistant Dean of Curriculum for the medical school. She is a 2010 recipient of the University Distinguished Teaching....... Read More

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Sara Hart
RECOGNITION
Dec 01, 2016

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Sara Hart

As Chair of the College of Nursing, Baccalaureate Curriculum Committee, Dr. Sara Hart led a rapid and comprehensive revision of the undergraduate nursing curriculum. This work involved the development of a new concept-based curriculum, creation of 15 new courses, four applications for university general education designations, and a new framework for curricular concepts. Sara has received several honors that demonstrate my impact on our College....... Read More

AHSE Member Spotlight - Kerry Jacques Magiske
RECOGNITION
Dec 01, 2016

AHSE Member Spotlight - Kerry Jacques Magiske

Kerry Jacques Magiske, is currently pursuing a degree in Nursing. Prior to returning to school, she spent 8 years as a professor in the Exercise and Sports Science Department. Kerry recently received the University of Utah’s Beacon of Excellence Award. This award was conceived as part of a 2011 initiative to “reimagine the undergraduate experience” at ...... Read More

RESEARCH, RECOGNITION
Nov 15, 2016

What Social Media Says About Our Health

Quynh Nguyen (Health Promotion and Education) led an interdisciplinary study with FeiFei Li (Computer Science), and Ming Wen (Sociology) and research assistants Dapeng Li and Hsien-Weng Meng. They’re showing that Twitter can be a powerful tool for understanding regional environmental and social factors that impact our health.... Read More

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Karen Gunning
RECOGNITION
Jun 01, 2016

AHSE Fellow Spotlight - Karen Gunning

Karen Gunning received her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Utah and completed a postgraduate residency in Family Medicine/Primary Care at the University of Washington. She is currently a Professor of Pharmacotherapy; and Interim Chair of the Department of Pharmacotherapy. She is also an Adjunct....... Read More

AHSE Member Spotlight - Jorie Colbert-Getz
RECOGNITION
Jun 01, 2016

AHSE Member Spotlight - Jorie Colbert-Getz

Dr. Jorie Colbert-Getz is an Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine and the first Director of Medical Education Research at the University of Utah’s School of Medicine. Her overarching mission is to ensure assessments measure developmentally...... Read More

RESEARCH
Apr 22, 2016

Announcements

The Academy of Health Science Educators is seeking education award nominations, education grant proposals, and education symposium small group and workshop proposals. ... Read More

RESEARCH
Apr 15, 2016

VPCAT Mentor

Congratulations to VPCAT Mentor, Paul Young, MD, for winning the 2016 Academic Pediatric Assocation (APA) Miller Sarkin Mentoring Award! More information here. ... Read More

RESEARCH
Apr 13, 2016

Outstanding Educator Award of Health Sciences Graduate Students

The Academy of Health Science Educators seeks nominations for a faculty member who contributes to the success of graduate students at the University of Utah Health Sciences (UUHS). This award recognizes outstanding contributions to graduate student education (including graduate student mentorship).... Read More

RESEARCH
Apr 13, 2015

Outstanding Educator Award of Health Sciences Graduate Students

The Academy of Health Science Educators seeks nominations for a faculty member who contributes to the success of graduate students at the University of Utah Health Sciences (UUHS). This award recognizes outstanding contributions to graduate student education (including graduate student mentorship).... Read More

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