liudmila Schafer

Liudmila Schafer, M.D.
Associate Professor Department of Internal Medicine,
Division of Hematology and Oncology
College of Medicine



“I had a profound experience in Teaching Scholars. This program gave me a foundation for the future.”








Anita Akbar

Anita Akbar Ali, M.D.
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Director,
Division of Pediatric Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
College of Medicine

“Teaching scholars is a great professional development program, because it promotes a way of thinking. It helped me understand key dimensions of educational scholarship and research. Further, it is very well organized, and the Office of Educational Development faculty are extremely knowledgeable, supportive and accommodative. I recommend this program to every faculty member who teaches.”







Cherika Robertson

Cherika Robertson, M.Ed., MLS (ASCP)
Assistant Professor
Medical Laboratory Sciences
College of Health Professions

“As a junior faculty member, participating in Teaching Scholar has enhanced my knowledge about educational research and helped me establish relationships with health care professional faculty from across the campus.  I will leverage the knowledge and skills I gained from this program in future scholarship and research opportunities in my academic career.”