Faculty Relations & Professional Development

Fellowship in Academic Medicine

The Fellowship in Academic Medicine (FAME) is a longitudinal professional development program for health professions educators and administrative leaders who have interest in fostering academic excellence, innovation and scholarly productivity in health professions education. The program will:

  • provide programming to improve fellows skills as educators, and
  • stimulate and support the creation and implementation of innovative approaches to curriculum design, student learning and assessment, curriculum evaluation and outcome research

2019 Program


This track is suitable for health professions educators who are interested in improving their skills as educators, clinicians and scholars. Curriculum in this track will focus on stimulating and supporting the creation and implementation of innovative approaches to curriculum design, student learning and assessment, clinical teaching skills, classroom teaching skills, curriculum evaluation and outcome research.

Course Schedule

All classes will be held January through November at the NEOMED Rootstown Campus from 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Teaching Scholar Track (Fridays)
  • Jan. 11
  • Feb. 15
  • March 8
  • April 12
  • May 10
  • June 14
  • July 12
  • Aug. – break
  • Sept. 13
  • Oct. 11


The Teaching Track will culminate during FAME Academic Day 2019 on Nov. 15, 2019.

Course Work

The FAME program utilizes a cohort-based model, designed to help prepare health professionals, researchers, and administrative leaders for teaching and leadership roles at academic health centers.

  • Cohort model encourages collaboration and networking across institutions
  • Learner-centered curriculum
  • Protected time to contribute to scholarly activities Highly interactive courses taught by expert faculty and Master Teachers
  • Class size limited to 10
  • CE Credits
  • Fellowship Certificate from NEOMED

Tuition Fees

  • Teaching Track: $3,500.00


*A limited number of scholarships will be available to FAME alumni and NEOMED faculty


At the completion of of the track, fellows will receive a Fellowship Certificate from Northeast Ohio Medical University.

Application period

Sept. 15 – Oct. 31, 2018

If you are interested in applying for one of the fellowship tracks, please contact facdev@neomed.edu.


Phone: 330.325.6817
Email: facultyrelations@neomed.edu

Faculty Relations & Professional Development

Northeast Ohio Medical University