Committee: Chaired by Dr. Brenda Talley, this committee is
tasked with developing awards and processes for recognizing
accomplishments of ADMSEP members. Current awards presented
annually include: Devneil Vaidya Junior Faculty Award,
Innovations Award, Scholarly Publication Award, and MedEdPORTAL
2) Membership Committee: Chaired by Drs.
Brian Smith and Jason Rosenstock, this committee is tasked with
developing and implementing strategies to increase individual
membership and medical or osteopathic school representation in
3) Clinical Skills Initiative
Task Force: Chaired by Drs. Howard Liu and Martin Klapheke,
this task force has developed high quality
electronic/media-based patient cases and identified platforms
for making them accessible to the membership.
4) Scientific Poster Committee: Chaired by Drs. Dave
Carlson and Lisa Fore-Arcand, this group is charged with
soliciting and reviewing poster submissions for the annual
meeting, mentoring submissions as needed, and awarding the
Research and Innovations Poster Awards at the annual meeting.
Committee: Chaired by Dr. Jon Alpert, this committee has
developed an annual grant for ADMSEP members to provide $2,500
for educational research. The committee also develops
workshops for the annual meeting on research methods.
6) Milestones Task
Force: Chaired by Drs. Brenda Roman and Dawnelle
Schatte, this task force has been working on identifying
specific learning objectives junior clerks should experience in
medical school. They are also developing a product that
can be easily used as a reference while on their clerkship.
Administrator Committee: Chaired by Ms. Melissa Jacob
and Lindsey Allison, this committee has actively tried to
recruit clerkship administrators to join ADMSEP. They have
also worked to have 2-3 workshops during the annual meeting to
attract more clerkship administrators/coordinators.
ADMSEP members will be interested in serving on one or more of
the task forces. Through your involvement you would be adding
important guidance for ADMSEP's initiatives while establishing a
national leadership role. If you are interested in joining one
or more of the task forces, please contact the respective chair
directly and carbon copy Gary
Members' email addresses are available in the
ADMSEP Members only web area.