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M.D. with Distinction in Medical Education


To instruct and train medical students in multiple domains of medical education and, to emphasize the educational function physicians have in all aspects of their work.


  • Complete enrichment elective on academic medicine
  • Complete a scholarly project that include the following elements
    1. Development of teaching activity
    2. Delivery
    3. Evaluation / Assessment
  • Present a poster at a Passport/Medical Student Research Day or other conference
  • Produce publication for submission
  • Capstone presentation and reflective summary to committee and advisors
  • Maintain minimum gpa of 3.25
  • Document at least 500 hours of activity- Activity can include any work related to the project which can including meeting with mentor, attending conferences, drafting paper, project research, presenting poster, or any additional activities related to the students project.

If you have questions please contact Jeff Jackson