Research and Innovations in Medical Education (RIME) Week is an annual conference for clinician-educators that promotes teaching skills, fosters curriculum innovation, and showcases scholarship and research findings in medical education for the 21st century.

Keynote Presentation at Medical and Surgical Grand Rounds | Tuesday, September 17, 2019 & Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Debra DaRosa, PhD
Debra DaRosa, PhD
Professor Emeritus of Surgery and Medical Education
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Surgery Grand Rounds | Tuesday, September 17, 2019
7:00-8:00 am | MCS Auditorium
Lecture: "Teaching on the Fly! The 1-Minute (occasionally longer) Teacher"

Medical Grand Rounds | Wednesday, September 18, 2019
12:00-1:00 pm | MCS Auditorium
Lecture: "Tips for re(Invigorating) Teaching"

Abstract Poster Presentation Immediately Following
1:00-3:00 pm | North Pavilion Atrium, 2nd Floor

Fellows Workshop | Thursday, September 19, 2019
8:00-12:00 pm | West Pavilion Conference Center

2019 Abstract Poster Session Winners

  • First Place:
    • Hannah M. Gardner MD and Jayne Ness, MD, PhD
      "When You Have a Hammer, Not Everything is a Nail: The Trap of Premature Closure."
  • Second Place (tie):
    • Salmaan Kamal, MD
      " Patient with poorly-controlled HIV presents with "seizure".
    • Dane Johnson, MD
      "Diffuse Alveolar Hemmorhage: an abnormal manifetation of SLE."
  • First Place:
    • Shawn Galin, PhD
      "Closing Healthcare Gaps for Marginalized Populations: A Transgender Standardized Patient Approach."
  • Second Place (tie):
    • Abigail Bennett, MD, & Win Williams, MD
      "How Does Gender Impact Clinical Performance Assessment in Core Clerkship?"
    • P. Drake Lavender, MD, Jennifer Clem, MD, Cahterine Skinner, MD, & Cecil Robinson, PhD
      "Teaching Medical Students about Full Spectrum Family Medicine."

Fellows Workshop
Thursday, September 19, 2109
8:00-12:00pm in the West Pavilion Conference Center - Room-Board Room

For more information, contact:

Chair, Chad Burski, MD
Co-Chair, Britney Corey, MD
Sherry Morgan