About Us

Since we began in 1927, we have grown from a primary focus on continuing medical education to an academic department with international recognition for medical education research and development.

We support the University of Michigan Health System's educational mission through the following.

Our faculty participate in a wide range of medical education projects throughout the U-M Health System and with external organizations. We offer many excellent courses and programs related to professional education and research.

The scope of our educational activities extends from the first day of medical school through continuing education for experienced health sciences professionals. We provide expertise in:

Developing educational programs Evaluating educational outcomes Innovation in education Patient education