International Association of Medical Science Educators (IASME)
IAMSE is devoted to advancing the teaching of the sciences fundamental to the health care professions. Its annual meeting focuses on faculty development and take-home teaching techniques for use in teaching the sciences to professional students. IAMSE also offers regular webcast seminars on hot topics in education such as Team-Based Learning, Innovative Curricula, and Social Media in Learning, and the medical education journal JIAMSE. The 2011 meeting in St Petersburg Florida will have 250-300 attendees who will attend state of the art plenaries, focus sessions, and workshops centered on improving the art and science of teaching the mechanistic underpinnings of the health professions.