Office of Medical Education
Tulane University
School of Medicine
1430 Tulane Avenue, SL-6
Suite 1730
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: 504.988.6600
Fax: 504.988.6601

About the OME

Frequently Asked Questions

Current Students



Faculty Development



The Office of Medical Education strives to provide faculty and students with quality educational services that support the development of exceptional teachers and extraordinary physicians.  Our services focus on: curriculum development and oversight, instructional design, evaluation and measurement, faculty development, educational technology and innovation, and educational research and scholarship.



IAMSE Webinar Series:

Training the Next Generation of Health-Science Educators

Dates: Thursdays, January 8th - February 5, 2015 Time: 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Location: OME Conference Room (or in your office - contact for link.)

Jan. 29th – “Graduate Courses on Teaching Skills” - Presenters: Robert Carroll & Michael Parmely

>> Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch; for more information, call 988-6191

>> To register for a session, please visit:


T3 Career Day 2015

Date:  Saturday, February 21, 2015
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location:  Hutchinson, Main Auditorium


Brown Bag Workshops

"Prepare to Engage" (offered twice)

Presenter:  Elma LeDoux, Professor of Medicine
Date:  Thursday, January 29, 2015
Times:  12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Location:  Uptown Campus, 6823 St. Charles Ave., Richardson Bldg. #5, Rm. 310
Contact:  Toni Weiss, (504) 862-8348


"Managing Large Classrooms"

Presenter:  Nancy Hopkins,, Professor of Practice, Cell & Molecular Biology
Date:  Thursday, February 5, 2015
Time:  2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Location:  Uptown Campus, 6823 St. Charles Ave., Richardson Bldg. #5, Rm. 310
Contact:  Toni Weiss, (504) 862-8348


Faculty Development in Education



It Takes a Faculty:  Advising Students for Residency

Presenter:  Chayan Chakraborti, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Foundations in Medicine courses
Date: Thursday, February 5, 2015
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Hutchinson, Room 6001



Best Practices for Designing PPTs

Presenter:  Christopher Andrews, OME Instructional Technologist
Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time: 12 noon – 1:00 pm
Location: Library Computer Lab


Giving Effective Feedback (two dates)

Presenters:  Kevin Krane, MD, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs & Jennifer Gibson, PhD, Director, Office of Medical Education

Session 1 (Surgery Grand Rounds)
Date: Friday, April 17, 2015
Time: 8 am  – 9 am
Location: Hutchinson Bldg., Room 6056

Session 2 (Psychiatry Grand Rounds)
Date: Friday, May 8, 2015
Time: 12 noon  – 1 pm
Location: TBA


Effective Use of Clickers in the Classroom

Presenter:  Kerstin Honer zu Bentrup, PhD,  Director, T2 Infectious Disease Course
Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time: 12 noon – 1:00 pm
Location: Hutchinson, Room 5001




Health Sciences Education Day*

Guest Speaker:  Maryellen Gusic, MD, Chief Medical Education Officer AAMC
Date:  Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time:  10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location:  DeBakey Center

*Keynote Address
*Teaching Scholar Award Ceremony
*Grand Rounds
*Medical Education Poster Session

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5263