Faculty Instructional Development


Who has presented?

The FID Series is fortunate to draw on the expertise of many clinical and basic science faculty members of the Academy of Medical Education Scholars (AMES) and many departments in the College of Medicine. Education professionals from the Office of Medical Student Education (OMSE), the Office of Graduate Medical Eduation and the Department of Medicine, contribute to the distribution of knowledge, expertise and educational practices through their presentations each year. Below is a list of presenters who have participated in the FID Series.

Karen Spear Ellinwood, PhD, JD, EdS
Director, Faculty Instructional Development

Basic Scientists

  • Herman Gordon, PhD, Professor, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine (AMES)
  • John Nolte, PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology (AMES)
  • Paul St. John, PhD, Professor, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine (AMES)
  • Marc Tischler, PhD, Professor, Department of Biochemistry (AMES)

Clinical Educators

  • Richard Amini, MD, Thread Director, Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
  • John Bloom, MD, Profressor, Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology (AMES)
  • Sean Elliott, MD, Professor, Pediatrics (AMES)
  • Paul Gordon, MD, Director, Faculty Instructional Development and Professor, Family and Community Medicine (AMES)
  • Kristi Grall, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, Emergency Medicine
  • Philip Harber, MD, MPH, College of Public Health, Professor, Community Community, Environment and Policy Department
  • Kathy Hiller, MD, MPH, FACEP, Education Director, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Julie Jernberg, MD, Fellow, Medicine
  • Sam Keim, MD, Professor, Emergency Medicine
  • Joe Livingston, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
  • Kevin Moynahan, MD, Deputy Dean, Education, Professor, Pediatrics (AMES)
  • Tejal Parikh, MD, Block Director, Life Cycle, Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine
  • Heather Reed, MD, ABOG, Clerkship Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Kathy W. Smith, MD, Fellowship Program Director, South Campus; Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
  • Amy Waer, MD, ABS, Associate Dean, Medical Student Education; Associate Professor, Department of Surgery (AMES)

Education Professionals

  • Susan Ellis, EdS, Program Manager, Curriculum and Assessment, OMSE
  • Bryna Koch, MPH, Director, Program Evaluation and Student Assessment
  • John Hall, PhD, Director, BioCommunications
  • Gail Koshland, PhD, former director of Program Evaluation
  • Lu Martinez, PhD, Director, Eduational Research and Development; Assistant Professor, Educator Scholar Track, Department of Medicine
  • Luis C. Moll, PhD, Professor (retired), College of Education, Department of Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies
  • Celia O'Brien, PhD, former Director of Medical Education Research & Program Evaluation
  • T. Gail Pritchard, PhD, Interim Senior Learning Specialist, Resident development, OMSE/GME; Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics 
  • Karen Spear Ellinwood, PhD, JD, EdS, Director, Faculty Instructional Development; Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gyencology