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Logistics & Costs

Who should attend? 

  • Clinical educators – MDs, DOs, NPs, PAs, RNs, Behavioral Health, Pharmacists
  • Primary Care and Specialty providers
  • Teachers of students, residents, and advanced learners
  • Teachers in both In-patient and Ambulatory settings

Format and Description:

  • A total of 4 days of training:  two, 2-day conferences, beginning Friday morning and ending Saturday afternoon
  • The learning sessions alternate between brief, large group didactics and small groups, which include application of new skills and case and problem-based learning.


The 2020 - 2021 Teaching of Tomorrow course will consist of 2, two-day in-person sessions and additional virtual learning opportunities. 

  • Fall Session - Friday, November 13 and Saturday, November 14, 2020. 
  • Spring Session - Friday, March 5 and Saturday, March 6, 2021.
  • Both Spring and Fall Sessions are hosted at the Hotel Northampton, Northampton, MA

We offer 2 Tracks:

  • Track 1 (Foundations of Clinical Teaching and Educational Planning) - focuses on a model of systematic educational planning for effective and efficient integration of teaching into clinical practice; we model and practice teaching skills for clinical reasoning and offer opportunities to apply new skills in teaching and assessment
  • Track 2 (Building Your Career as a Clinician Educator) – is offered to graduates of Track 1.  Admission to this track is competitive with only 12 slots available.  Track 2 encourages and supports participants already deeply engaged in clinical teaching opportunities to expand their knowledge of teaching and to advance their career as clinician educators. 

How much does it cost?  

$1650 per participant 

(UMass employee discount may be available; please contact your department administrator for details)

  • includes tuition for the 4-day course
  • CME credits
  • Both session materials
  • Meals - Friday meals provided: Lunch, evening reception; Saturday meals provided: Breakfast, lunch

How do I register? 

Click on the registration button to the left.  The registration deadline is October 5th.

Whom can I contact for more information?

Susan Foley
UMass Medical School, CFDC
55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict A3-182
Worcester, MA 01655
Phone: 774-442-6784