Mission Statement:

To advance excellent and innovative health sciences education through application of sound evidence and development of new knowledge.

OCRME staff members provide a broad range of services to support medical education and scholarship. Some of our services are listed here. Consult our faculty and staff list for the appropriate contact person or call our main office at 5-8901 for assistance.

Research and Evaluation:

  • Research and evaluation design
  • Test design
  • Performance assessment design
  • Survey design
  • Web-based surveys
  • Data collection planning
  • Statistical analysis
  • Report preparation
  • Proposal preparation

Curriculum Design and Multimedia:

  • Needs assessment
  • Instructional design
  • Multimedia design
  • Animations
  • Digital Video
  • Computer and web-based simulations and tutorials
  • Computerized testing


Faculty and Resident as Teacher Development:

  • Extensive training and support (Teaching Scholars Program)
  • Workshops on a variety of educational topics
  • A collection of videotapes, books, handouts, and other resources on teaching
  • Personalized, formative assessments of teaching
  • Individualized programs for teaching improvement