The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine has announced the 2012 Fellows for its National Academy of Osteopathic Medical Educators (NAOME). NAOME was established in 2009 as the first national health professions education academy and was created to develop a community of outstanding osteopathic medical educators who have met rigorous standards of academic scholarship. Academy Fellows are inducted for a five-year period, during which they serve as leaders and mentors for academic scholarship in the osteopathic medical education profession. This year’s inductees include:
- Mark Anthony William Andrews, PhD, Professor of Physiology and Director of Examination Management, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine - Seton Hill
- Christopher C. Keller, PhD, Director of Microbiology/Immunology, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine – Erie
- Polly E. Leonard, DO, MS, Clinical Associate Professor, University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; President, New England Osteopathic Medical Education Network OPTI
For more information on NAOME and a full list of fellows, visit AACOM’s NAOME page.
NAOME inquires may be directed to Linda Heun, PhD, AACOM Vice President for Medical Education, at firstname.lastname@example.org.