Office of Medical Education

Education Research

The Office of Medical Education has begun a number of initiatives focused on the medical student as learner, with the goal of improving student performance. These include:

  • Utilizing formal personality assessment tools, such as the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator, to identify learning styles and variations in performance.
  • Identifying learners as passive or active and the effect on success in medical school
  • Identify possible predictors of success on the USMLE Step I
  • Analyzing student performance on standardized patient encounters over time
  • Formulating mission based management and the education mission, a methodology
David Mallott, MD ~ Director, Office of Medical Education
685 W. Baltimore St. ~ HSF-I 148 ~ Baltimore MD 21201
Phone: (410) 706-6613 ~ Fax: (410) 706-7607
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