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Teaching support ramps up in advance of new curriculum

The new Academy of Educators is building a community of physician and science educators

by Kristina SauerweinFebruary 7, 2020

Assistant Professor Kari Allen, PhD, leads first-year students in their final day of dissection in anatomy class.Matt Miller

Originally published in Outlook magazine with the title “We are the academy.”

Washington University School of Medicine’s 1,500 faculty physicians also are the medical staff of Barnes-Jewish and St. Louis Children’s hospitals. The School of Medicine is a leader in medical research, teaching and patient care, ranking among the top 10 medical schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Through its affiliations with Barnes-Jewish and St. Louis Children’s hospitals, the School of Medicine is linked to BJC HealthCare.