Educational Research Mini-Series

Other Relevant Websites Dedicated to Educational Research


Writing for Professional Journals
Canvas course on writing for journals

DR MERL: Dependable Reviews of Medical Education Research Literature
Provides pithy, timely reviews of medical education research which has a practical impact on the decisions made by "on the front lines" medical educators and course, clerkship, and program directors.

Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) Podcast
Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) is a weekly podcast produced by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Articles that are important, innovative, or will impact your educational practice are discussed.

Medical Education Research Certificate (MERC) program
The Medical Education Research Certificate (MERC) program is intended to provide the knowledge necessary to understand the purposes and processes of medical education research, to become informed consumers of the medical education research literature, and to be effective collaborators in medical education research. Alone, MERC is not intended to produce independent medical education researchers.

The program is open to all who are interested in improving their educational research skills and is targeted for those with a background in medical education but relatively less experience in conducting educational research. The courses are targeted for clinicians and other educators who desire to learn research skills that will enable collaborative participation in medical education research projects.

Michigan State University: Office of Medical Education Research and Development Resource Site
This list of resources was developed to support faculty new to medical education scholarship. The resource list makes reference to published papers and also includes links to websites and documents. These resources are arranged by topic, addressing issues common to educational scholarship, including definitions of scholarship, formulating resource questions, methodology and research design as well as dissemination via poster or publication.

University of Utah College of Nursing: Writing for Professional Journals Course
Canvas modules on how to write for professional journals

George Washington University SMHS: Education Research Modules
Video module curriculum and associated resources developed for self-paced learning about Education Research.