EII Educational Research Fellowship


2020 EII Educational research FELLOWSHIP


Fellowship Application 2020

About

The purpose of the EII’s Educational Research Fellowship is to provide select MCG faculty with a guided training experience that broadens their professional identity; equips them with new skills, abilities, and knowledge; and prepares them to make scholarly and educational contributions that will improve medical education at Augusta University and beyond.

The purpose of the Educational Research Fellowship is to facilitate participants’ formation and development as (a) producers of medical education research, (b) advocates for educational research within their own departments and the broader Augusta University community, and (c) coaches, mentors, and leaders for other MCG faculty who are interested or engaged in medical education research.

The expectations of the Fellows are:

  • Two-year commitment
  • 80% attendance at weekly sessions
  • Attendance at Health Science Education Day
  • Completion and publication of an educational research study

Funding: Faculty applicants negotiate with their department Chair for 10% release time to attend weekly training sessions and to develop a project. The department financially supports this release time. 

Key Dates:

Call for application:   July 1, 2019

Applications due:   August 31, 2019

Notifications:   October 2019

Start fellowship:   January 2020

 

Current and Past Fellows

2018 TEACHING SCHOLARS TRACK FELLOWS

 
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 B. R. Achyut, PhD  

 Project: Coming soon!


BACHYUT@augusta.edu
 
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Keith Anderson, BA


 Project: Coming soon!


anders13@uga.edu
 
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Anterpreet Dua, MBBS

 Project: Coming soon! 

 

 
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Alexis Ennis, MSMI 

 Project: Coming soon! 
 
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Wanda Jirau-Rosaly, MD 

 Project: Coming soon! 
 
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Gail Kouame, MLIS

 Project: Coming soon! 

 

 

 
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Kathryn McLeod, MD 

 Project: Coming soon! 
 
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Folami Powell, PhD

 Project: Coming soon! 
 
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Cynthea Wilson, DNP

 Project: Coming soon! 


2018 EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH TRACK FELLOWS

 

 
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 Mary Gregory, MD

 Project: Coming soon!


MARGREGORY@augusta.edu
 
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Wanda Jirau-Rosaly


 Project: Coming soon!


WJIRAUROSALY@augusta.edu
 
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Beth LaClair, PhD

 Project: Coming soon! 

 

 
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Frances Purcell, PhD

 Project: Coming soon! 
 

 


2017 TEACHING SCHOLARS TRACK FELLOWS

 
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 Debra Beazley, phd, pt, mba  

 
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Amy Judson, BA 


 
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Linnea Larson-Williams, MD 

 

 

 
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Anthony Payne, PhD 

 
 
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Pamela Tipler, DO 

 
 
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Amanda Zabala-Cliett, BA 

 

 


2017 EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH TRACK FELLOWS

 
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Alexa Hryniuk, PhD 

 
 
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Pamela Tipler, DO 

 
 
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David Williams, MD 

 

 

 

 




2016 Teaching Scholars Track Fellows

 
 
 Jennifer Allen, MD 

 Project: Development and Assessment of a Resident Robotics Curriculum
 
 
 Shannon Black, BA 

 Project: Development of MCG Surgery Clerkship Survival Guide
 
 
 Chelsea Carson, MD 

 Project: MCG Psychiatry Clerkship – A Quality Improvement Project

 

 
 
 Monica Chana, DMD

 Project: Evaluating Dental School Faculty’s Compliance of Hypertension Protocol in the Dental School Setting: Survey Research
 
 
 Gaston Kapuku, MD, PhD

 Project: Identifying MCG Medical Students Likely to Pursue a Career in Academic Medicine: Survey Research
 
 
 Erin Mundy, MPA 

 Project: Volunteer Clinical Faculty: Are They Satisfied?

 

 
 
 Dayna Seymore, BA 

 Project: Development of a 4 Week Elective to Prepare Medical Students to Engage in Research 
 
 
 Huda Tawfik, PhD 

 Project: Student and Instructor Perspectives on the Effectiveness of Feedback in PBL: A Survey and Focus Group Study
 
 
 Mary Lee Gregory, MD, PhD

 Project: Development of a Neurodevelopmental Online Training Module for Medical Student Education

 

 

2016 Educational Research Track Fellows

 
 
 Amber McCall, PhD

 Project: Predictors of Success on Comprehensive Pathophysiology and Pharmacology Exams in a Clinical Nurse Leader Program


amccall@augusta.edu
 
 
 Jake Turrentine, MD 

 Project: Dermatologists’ Perspectives on Full Body Skin Examinations


 

 

2015 Teaching Scholars Track Fellows

 
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Lori Bolgla, PT, PhD, MAcc, ATC

 Project: The Making of an iBook

 
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 Nita Maihle, PhD

 Project: A National Training Program in Ovarian Cancer Research: How Are We Doing?
 
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 S. Jones Miller, PhD, MD

Project: Medicine Pharmacy IPE Activity
 
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Dale Peeples, MD

 Project: A Survey Instrument to Improve Feedback for Cinema Education in Psychiatry Training
 
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 Peter Shipman, MLIS

 Project: Evidence-Based Dentistry Activity between Dental Students and Off-Campus Dental Preceptors

 

 

2015 Educational Research Fellows

 
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Tanna Boyer, DO, MS

 Project: How a New Orientation Curriculum with Simulation and Contest Improves Background Knowledge and Clinical Training Experience
 
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 Alexis Rossi, MA, MEd

 Project: A National Training Program in Ovarian Cancer Research: How Are We Doing?
 
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 Michael Russell, PhD

Project: Raising Awareness of Thought; the Focused Intervention for Critical Analytical Thinking (FICAT) Workshop

 

 

2014 Teaching Scholars Track Fellows

 
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 Mary Arthur, MD

Project: Resident training in double-lumen endotracheal tube for a one-lung ventilation
 
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 EAmanda Behr, MA

Project: Patient evaluation of medical illustration projects related to patient education
 
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 Lindsay Blake, MLIS, AHIP

Project: Curriculum development for teaching library related skills to first and second year medical students

 

 
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 Thad Carson, MD

Project: Implementing a block based, self-guided learning plan in residency
 
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Ravindra Kolhe, MD, PhD

Project: Integrating molecular pathology and cancer cytogenetics into the third and fourth year medical student curriculum
 
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 Michael Toscano, MD

Project: Curriculum development for introducing medical students to hematopathology including clinical anatomic pathology

 

 
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Lori Welch, PhD

Project: Curriculum development for clinical training of psychology residents in applied settings: review, development, and evaluation

 

 

2014 Educational Research Track Fellows

 
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 Kelli Braun, MD

Project: A pilot study to assess the utility of the fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery curriculum with gynecology residents teaching pelvic anatomy: A pilot study to integrate Ob-Gyn residents into an established medical school anatomy curriculum
 

 

 

2014 Educational Research Track Fellows (2nd Year)

 
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 Charys Martin, PhD

Project: The effect of first-year medical students’ spatial ability on task performance in an integrated curriculum
 
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 Elena Wood, MD 

Project: Medical student attitudes toward the use of information technologies in medical education

 

 

2013 EII Teaching Scholars Fellows

 
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Alan Furness, DDS

Project: Critical error detection in student crown preparations using E4D compare software
 
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 Michael Jensen, MS, CMI

Project: Augusta University medical media teaching theatre
 
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 Vibha Kumar, MD

Project: Application of ADDIE instructional design model in designing an online graduation course

 

 
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 Jan Mitchell, DDS

 Project: Development of a web based interactive handbook for treatment planning in the Dental College of Georgia
 
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 Michele Monteil, PhD, MBBS, FRCPath

 Project: Teaching basic sciences to medical students in a dynamic scientific environment: Educator perceptions and practices
 
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Natasha Savage, MD 

Project: Integration of pathology educainto third year medical school curriculum via case based education
 
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 Suash Sharma, MD

 Project: Facilitating active learning of neuropathology in medical student and resident education using problem based approach with case vignettes
 
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Arthur Smith, MD

Project: Creation of a reference source for augmentation of urological physical examination skills.
 
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Nancy Young, DDS

Project: Using the E4D/CAD/CAM to enhance tooth preparation skills for the dental licensure exam

 

 

2012-2013 EII Research Track Fellows

 
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Pamela Fall, MD, FACP

Project: Assess several aspects of the construct validity of ratings on a new clinical performance evaluation tool for use in the third year medical students on the internal medicine clerkships.
 
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Malorie Novak, PhD, DPT, PT

Project: Health professions students' orientation toward lifelong learning. She has modified the Revised Jefferson Scale of Physician Lifelong Learning to be applicable to students in all four colleges at Augusta University and plans to validate the modified tool.
 
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Allen Pelletier, MD

Project: A retrospective study analyzing standardized checklists for past second year objective structured clinical examinations during the period 2009-2011. Specifically, looking at students' communication skills in terms of reporting patient history versus physical examination.

 

 

2012 EII Teaching Scholars Fellows

 
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Darra Ballance, MLI

Project: Evaluating learning outcomes from a self-paced online program for physicians.
 
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Rick Callan, DMD, Ed

Project: Use of CAD CAM technology in dental education
 
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Charlotte Chatto, PT, PhD

Project: Building a brain: development of an neuroanatomy educational application.

 

 
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Mohamed Al-Shabrawey, MD, PhD

Project: Cone beam computed tomography in teaching craniofacial skeleton recorded presentation
 
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Rebecca Etheridge, MHE, RDMS, RT(R)

Project: Effects of biomedical and radiological technologies curricula on student anxiety
 
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Eric Lewkowiez, MD

Project: Use of a jeopardy-style game as an adjunct to the standard curriculum for psychiatry clerkship

 

 
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Renuka Mehta, MD

Project: Health literacy appropriate communication curriculum for health care providers in training
 
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Umapathy Siddaramappa, PhD

Project: Development of a biotechnology curriculum
 
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Julie Zadinsky, PhD, RN, CIP

Project: Online education in scientific & clinical inquiry

 

 

2011 EII Research Track Fellows

 
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 Anna Edmondson, PhD

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 Adriana Foster, MD

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 Lisa Leggio, MD

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2010 EII Research Track Fellows

 
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 Kathryn McLeod, MD

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 Leila Stallworth, MD

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