Exploring Teaching and Learning Strategies in Health Sciences Education

The 8th Annual Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning is a day-long workshop devoted to exploring effective teaching and learning strategies in health sciences education. This event is designed for junior faculty or senior faculty who recently taken on a new teaching role.

This year's Summer Institute will be held on Monday, June 22, 2015 from 8:00am to 5:00pm in 522/523 Butler Library on the Columbia Morningside Campus. Apply for free admission to the Summer Institute by submitting the online application. If you have questions, email us at cumc-sitl@columbia.edu.


Location

NYC - Columbia University - Butler Library

The 2015 Summer Institute is located in 522/523 Butler Library on Columbia's Morningside Campus. A Columbia University ID is required to enter Butler Library.

Directions to 522/523 Butler Library


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Enter Butler Library through the main doors and proceed through the security gate. Once past the gate, take the hallway to your right until you reach the elevators. Take the elevator to the 5th floor. 522/523 Butler is to the right at the end of the hall.

Engage

This year, Summer Institute fellows will have the opportunity to continue their development as educators by participating in a new mentorship program. Interested fellows will be paired with a mentor from their school or program. This exciting program will be lead by Deborah Cabaniss, Director of the Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators Columbia University's College of Physicians & Surgeons.

Participants will be paired with a mentor from their CUMC school. Mentors are experienced educators with whom the participants can follow-up during the year as they develop their teaching. Participants may reach out to their mentors to get help developing learning objectives, plans for teaching activities, or methods for evaluating your teaching. Participants can ask their mentors to sit in on teaching sessions. Participant's mentor’s name and contact number will be provided in this year's packet.


Agenda

Breakfast / Check-in

8:30am – 8:45am

  Introductions and Ice Breaker – Clara Lapiner (Office of Academic Affairs)

8:45am – 9:30am

  Keynote: Improving Teaching through Instructional Design – Deborah Cabaniss (P&S)

9:35am - 9:45am

  Active Learning Overview – Michelle Hall (CCNMTL)

Coffee Break

 

 Rules for Engagement: Classroom Strategies

9:50am - 10:30am

  Strategies for Encouraging Classroom Discussion – Roseanna Graham (CDM)

10:40am - 11:20am

 Engaging Students in Their Own Learning: The Flipped Classroom – Rachel Gordon (P&S)

 

Rules for Engagement: Meet Effective Educational Tools

11:30am – 11:45am

 Round 1: Educational Technology Speed Dating (CCNMTL Educational Technologists)

11:45am – 12:00pm

 Round 2: Educational Technology Speed Dating (CCNMTL Educational Technologists)

Lunch

 

  Rules for Engagement: Meet Effective Educational Tools

12:30pm – 11:45pm

  Round 3: Educational Technology Speed Dating (CCNMTL Educational Technologists)

12:45pm – 1:00pm

  Round 4: Educational Technology Speed Dating (CCNMTL Educational Technologists)

 

  Designing Your Lesson

1:10pm – 1:25pm

  How do we know if students are learning? – Aubrie Sein (CERE)

1:25pm – 1:30pm

 Introduction to Lesson Planning Activity –Michelle V. Hall (CCNMTL)

1:30pm – 2:00pm

  Create your instructional plan

2:00pm – 2:30pm

  Share and receive team feedback

2:30pm – 2:55pm

  Reports and feedback from facilitators

Coffee Break

3:00pm – 3:45pm

  Keynote: Principles of Reflection – Mary-Jo Fink (P&S)

3:45pm – 4:00pm

  How’d We Do? Submit Your Evaluation / Certificates

Wine & Cheese Reception & Networking

The Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning is facilitated by members of CUMC's teaching community and is sponsored by:

Anna Maxwell Teaching Academy | Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning | Diamond Teaching Academy | Mailman School of Public Health Teaching Academy | Office of Academic Affairs at the College of Physicians and Surgeons | Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators