Event Detail

UTHealth 2019 Advances in Teaching and Learning Day

When & Where

June 14
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
The Denton A. Cooley, M.D. and Ralph C. Cooley, D.D.S. University Life Center (View in Google Map)


Event Description

LuAnn Wilkerson, EdD
Associate Dean for Evaluation and Faculty Development
Professor of Medical Education
Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin

Associate Dean for Evaluation and Faculty Development and Professor of Medical Education at the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin. Her responsibilities include program evaluation, assessment of learning, and enhancement of teaching capacities across the medical education continuum. Her educational research interests include assessment of clinical performance, problem-based learning, and the evaluation of outcomes of curricular innovations.

Dr. Wilkerson has become a national leader in medical education, serving elected roles in the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, and the American Educational Research Association. Through her publications, presentations, and workshops, she has assisted hundreds of medical school faculty members in the study and improvement of teaching and learning with a special focus on the challenges of clinical teaching, the implementation of learner-centered educational methods, and the promotion of humanistic care.

Dr. Wilkerson has received numerous medical education and teaching awards. She has served as the Director of Faculty Development at Harvard Medical School where she contributed to the design, implementation, and evaluation of the New Pathway curriculum, including development of a teaching portfolio for the promotion of clinician-educators.

Event Site Link


Additional Information

Download attachment

 Back to Events Listing