Simulation-Based Mastery Learning in Medical Education Workshop

Thursday, May 18, 2017 09:00to11:00
Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning, 3575 Parc Avenue, Suite 5640, Montreal, QC, H2X 3P9, CA

DIANE B. WAYNE, MD is Vice Dean for Education and the Dr. John Sherman Appleman Professor of Medicine at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is also Chair of the Department of Medical Education and President of the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. Dr. Wayne has received many honors and awards, including the 2016 Mentor of the Year award from the medical school, the 2015 Patterson Award, bestowed annually by the graduating resident class to the Best Teacher in the Department of Medicine, and the 2014 Leader in General Internal Medicine Award from the Society of General Internal Medicine, Midwest Region. Dr. Wayne has been invited to deliver numerous talks and lectures and has served as a visiting professor at many national and international institutions and conferences. Dr. Wayne received her bachelor’s and medical degrees from Northwestern University and completed her residency at University of Chicago Hospitals. Following a faculty appointment at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, she has since 2001 served as faculty in the Department of Medicine and since 2009 in the Department of Medical Education for the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She was named Vice Dean for Education in 2014.

As a researcher, Dr. Wayne focuses on the intersection of education and patient care quality.  Her expertise is in simulation-based research.  Her team has shown that high quality education leads to improved clinical skills, reduced iatrogenic complications, and lower hospital costs than traditional approaches. She has published extensively on these topics in notable peer-reviewed journals such as Academic Medicine, the American Journal of Medical Quality, the Archives of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and CHEST.


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