Clinical Education Fellow

Location US-Remote
Job ID
2021-116968
Institution
American University of the Caribbean (AUC)
Department
Clinical
Employment Type
Regular Part-Time
FLSA Status
U.S. - Non-Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance

The Clinical Education Fellow (CEF) position will assist students in their transition to clinical training while creating a sense of connectedness among clinical students or be asked to act as liaison for the Clinical Education Fellow program.

 

*Note: position is for American University School of Medicine
2019 and 2020 graduates ONLY

 

Location: Remote/Virtual in USA or Canada

Responsibilities

  • Act as coach for students as they navigate their third year of medical school, including expectations for clerkships, examination information and guidance for NBME Shelf Exams, Step 2 CS & CK.
  • Facilitate synchronous and asynchronous communication with cohorts of AUC students during their transition to clinical training, including email and virtual meetings.
  • Provide instruction and facilitate students’ use of Canvas and E*Value.
  • Demonstrate learning resources available to clinical students and encourage their use.
  • Review clerkship students’ use of learning resources and facilitate students’ ongoing use of E*Value for patient logging and completion of evaluations.
  • Create a sense of connectedness among student cohorts and AUC through ongoing engagement.
  • Facilitate small group discussions and reflective practice as appropriate.
  • Refer students to the appropriate departments and resources.
  • Completes other duties as assigned.

NOTE: this is a non-faculty, regular-part time (.75 FTE) position

Qualifications

  • Must be a recent medical school graduate of AUC - REQUIRED
  • Must have the M.D. degree and completion of all rotations
  • Satisfactory or better grade in 5th semester
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Strong teaching skills and experience or evidence of potential
  • Desire for self-improvement
  • Flexibility and ability to work well on a team
  • Must demonstrate exceptional professionalism
  • Ability to research queries independently
  • Understanding of when to handle something independently and when to take it to the team or manager
  • Experience with some of AUC’s clinical education placements.
  • Strong writing skills
  • Familiarity working with medical students in clinical settings and familiarity with US evaluation mechanisms. (NBME, USMLE I and II)



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We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.

Who We Are

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) is an international medical school preparing physicians for careers in the United States, Canada, and worldwide. We believe that today’s complex healthcare landscape requires a different type of doctor, one who is globally minded and capable of working as part of a cohesive team to deliver empathetic, extraordinary care to diverse patient populations. AUC employs a U.S. model curriculum with two years of medical sciences taught at our St. Maarten campus, followed by two years of clinical sciences taught at affiliated hospitals in the United States and the United Kingdom. AUC is proud to have more than 7,000 alumni eligible for licensure in all 50 states and practicing medicine as chief residents, department chairs, program directors, researchers, entrepreneurs, and community advocates.

AUC’s mission is to train tomorrow’s physicians whose service to their communities and patients is enhanced by international learning experiences, a diverse learning community, and an emphasis on social accountability and engagement. Learn more about AUC, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.aucmed.edu.

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We pride ourselves in nurturing a culture that encourages everyone to bring their full selves to work each day. To us, diversity and inclusion needs to be intentional to be impactful. We don’t just welcome differences, we celebrate them. #WeAreAdtalem

To learn more about our commitment to Diversity and Inclusionclick here to visit our Diversity page.

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