ERIC Number: EJ573773
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Faculty Development: A Field of Dreams.
Rubeck, Robert F.; Witzke, Donald B.
Academic Medicine, v73 n9 pS32-S37 suppl Sep 1998
Describes the faculty development efforts at eight medical schools participating in a large-scale medical curriculum development project, exploring faculty-development topics and the methods and ways the institutions motivated faculty to participate. Outcome measures used to gauge program effectiveness are also discussed. Concludes that approaches and levels of commitment varied at the eight schools. (MSE)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Faculty Development, Higher Education, Learning Motivation, Medical Education, Medical School Faculty, Medical Schools, Organizational Change, Organizational Climate, Professional Education, Program Development, Program Effectiveness
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue, "Issues and Strategies for Reform in Medical Education: Lessons from Eight Medical Schools."