Teaching Scholars Summer Institute

Applications are no longer being accepted for the Teaching Scholars Summer Institute 2022.

For WVU faculty interested in the Longitudinal Teaching Scholars Program which will meet via Zoom on Tuesdays, 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM from 9/22 to 5/23 visit the Teaching Scholars Program area on our HSC Faculty Development website.  The application will be available on 6/1/22.

This program will be held beginning on Monday, June 6 to Wednesday, June 8, 2022, via the Zoom platform. Simulation Certification course is Monday, June 6 to Friday, June 10, 2022.  Additional information on the Simulation Certification is below.

2022 Teaching Scholars Summer Institute schedule

2022 Teaching Scholars Summer Institute Presenter Bios

Accreditation Statements and Disclosure Information

Course Overview:

The 18th Annual Teaching Scholars Summer Institute will focus on developing educational theories/ technologies as well as promoting educational skills, critical thinking and innovative educational approaches.  The Core education sessions must attend from Monday, June 6 to Wednesday, June 8.

Target Audience:

The target audience includes health sciences faculty of all levels from Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Nursing, Public Health and allied health professionals, the modules for the program include:

  • Learning styles and strategies
  • Scholarship in education
  • Information technology
  • Leadership in education
  • Assessment

Course Objectives:

Following the Institute participants should be able to:

  • Enhance leadership in teaching/learning.
  • Promote excellence in teaching and scholarship in teaching.
  • Promote and develop teaching modalities.
  • Be more learner-centered.
  • Discuss the importance of assessment in academia and differentiate among different types of assessment.

Simulation Certification:

For the 2022 Teaching Scholars Summer Institute Simulation I, II, and III will be offered virtually.  Our Simulation Center is accredited by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Space is limited for the Simulation certification!!  The Simulation certification track sessions will go from Monday, June 6, 2022 to Friday, June 10, 2022.

 2022 Simulation Schedule

The Simulation Training and Education for Patient Safety Certificate Program provides opportunities for faculty from all disciplines to enhance their skills in teaching with simulation.

Non-WVU employee:

The fee covers conference handouts and certificate of participation.
The objectives for "Basics In Simulation" include:

  • Describe the role of simulation in healthcare.
  • Discuss activities for a healthcare curriculum.
  • Determine the appropriate simulation modality for a provided scenario.
  • Differentiate 4 simulation modalities.
  • Evaluate your current curriculum for ways that simulation can benefit learners.
  • Evaluate simulation needs vs. objectives for your class.
  • Discuss the importance and role of interprofessional education in healthcare.

Questions on SIM II and III, including the schedule, hotels and the fee for internals should be directed to: lamiller@hsc.wvu.edu

Registration Fees:

Attendees are required to attend all sessions that they register for to receive a certificate.  Fees:

  • $400.00 per person for the Teaching Scholars portion.

    For 2022 the Simulation I only fee is $200.00 per person, however for Sim I, II, III the fee is $1,500.00 per person.

For schools with multiple faculty attending this program please submit all applications at one time to obtain the early bird fees.

Internal applicants should contact HSCFacultyDevelopment@hsc.wvu.edu for questions on Summer Institute fees.

Upon submission/review of applications an invoice will be sent. 

Payment information checks made payable to West Virginia University Health Sciences Center to:
Gwendolyn Marshall, MSIR
Program Coordinator Senior
Faculty Development
WVU Health Sciences Center

A $50.00 fee will be charged for all canceled registrations.

W9 requirement information for West Virginia University.

Registration:

Visit the Teaching Scholars Summer Institute application and registration summary.  Be certain to submit the short version of your CV and the third person biography narrative (sample bio) along with the application.

Note that biographical sketches are not acceptable.  Please make certain your Social Security Number is NOT on any documents that you submit

Scan and e-mail as an attachment to HSCFacultyDevelopment@hsc.wvu.edu.

ALL REGISTRATION must be completed by Monday, May 23, 2022. 

Additional Information:
For more information send an e-mail as currently we are working remotely and a response will be provided promptly.