Congratulations to Dr. Nancy Knudsen. She was nominated by Dr. Joseph Mathew to serve on the Duke School of Medicine Curriculum Committee. On October 10, 2014, it was announced Dr. Knudsen was selected for this three-year appointment to the Curriculum Committee.
The Curriculum Committee is charged to determine the direction, general content, assessment and policies for the medical student curriculum. It supports the implementation, ongoing review, and renewal of the educational program. The committee is composed of faculty, staff, and students of the School of Medicine. The Curriculum Committee is advisory to the Vice Dean for Education.
Knudsen NW. Standardizing the Instruction (and Care) for Urgent and Emergent Medical Conditions: Using a Flipped Classroom and High Fidelity Simulation in a Required Course for Graduating Medical Students. Celebrating the Education of Health Care Professionals. Poster Presentation at Duke Academy for Health Professions Education and Academic Development (AHEAD), co-sponsors School of Nursing and Graduate Medical Education. Duke University, Durham, NC. November 14, 2014. [Abstract accepted Oct 8, 2014]