The Masters of Health Professions Education Program offered through the Department of Learning Health Sciences at the University of Michigan Medical School is an innovative, completely competency-based masters degree for current health professions educator-leaders. This program is designed for people with education/teaching experience in the health professions (i.e., medicine, nursing, dentistry, pharmacy, public health, social work, etc). At the start of the program, learners are assigned a mentor that will help design an individualized learning plan consisting of activities a typical educator may be expected to perform in their current educational role. The program is flexible in that the individualized learning plan is developed using a learners current educational experience, therefore, the educational activities are tailored to each learner. The program defines 12 competencies in 5 competency domains related to health professions education.
If you would like more information on the program, please either visit our website at mhpe.med.umich.edu or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org .