2019 Teach the Teachers – Call for Posters

lso posterDeadline: Monday, December 3, 2018, 5:00 p.m.

Teaching and Learning at Its Best

Sponsored by Educators Academy and College of Medicine

The UAMS Educators Academy’s and the College of Medicine’s annual Teach the Teacher Symposium will be held on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The Symposium will occur in the I. Dodd Wilson building.

We are looking for posters that highlight teaching, learning, educational innovations and educational scholarship projects.

All UAMS faculty members are invited to submit proposals for consideration. Proposals will be peer reviewed and accepted based on space and adherence to criteria. Preparation of presentation materials are the responsibility of the presenters.

To submit proposals, send the information requested below via email to lso@uams.edu no later than 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 3, 2018. Please be sure to include all information listed below. First authors will be notified of acceptance via email no later than Friday, December 14, 2018. If you have any questions or wish to discuss possible presentations, please email lso@uams.edu or call 501.686.7052.

Poster (60 minutes); posters are intended to allow UAMS faculty to share educational scholarship activities with colleagues. Presenters should converse with attendees and answer questions on their scholarship project during the networking lunch (exact time TBD). Presenters are required to be present at their board during that time.

Required Proposal Information and Review Criteria


  • Font: Century Schoolbook size 9
  • Title (150 character limit)
  • Author(s) and credentials
  • Primary author email
  • Abstract (350 word max) that includes the following:
    • Objective/Scope/How the work benefits the UAMS educational enterprise
    • Methods/Procedures/Process
    • Results/Outcomes
    • Conclusions/Next steps
  • One learning objective


Agreement to participate (Receipt from first author’s email address constitutes her/his agreement.)

The first author confirms that each collaborator listed above has contributed sufficiently to the work for inclusion as a co-presenter and has approved this proposal submission. We would appreciate participation of all presenters at the Teach the Teacher Symposium if the proposal is accepted. Send the submission via email to lso@uams.edu no later than 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 3, 2018.