LAEORA BERKSON, MDCM, MHPE, is a rheumatologist who has worked extensively in curriculum development. She was Carter Wallace Scholar in medical education and a recipient of a Canadian Arthritis Society Clinician Teacher Award. An article on Problem-Based Learning published early in her career is included in Academic Medicine’s AM Classics Collection. Her current interests include the impact of medical education on patient care, and the meaningful communication of statistical data to patients.
E-mail: lberkson [at] med [dot] jgh [dot] mcgill [dot] ca