Faculty Development

The KCU-GME Consortium Faculty Development Program is designed to support the personal and professional growth of our medical educators. This comprehensive program empowers faculty members to achieve their fullest potential, create vibrant learning environments, and contribute to the mission of the consortium in a meaningful way.

The ACGME requires Residency Program Directors and GME Faculty to participate in annual faculty development activities. All KCU GME Program Directors and GME Faculty members should complete the activities outlined below no later than June 30, 2022.

  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Basic Certificate in Quality and Safety (complete once every 5 years)
  • American Medical Association (AMA) modules: 
    • Cultural Competency
    • Faculty: Creating an Effective and Respectful Learning Environment
    • Faculty: Empowering Residents as Teachers
    • Faculty: Physician Health: Physicians Caring for Ourselves
    • Faculty: Thriving Through Residency: The Resilient Resident
    • Faculty: Using Tools to Form an Action Plan for Wellness
    • Health Care Quality: Measuring Physician Performance
    • Managing Unconscious Bias
    • Patient Handoffs
    • Quality Improvement Practices 
    • Sleep Deprivation: Your Life and Your Work

Optional faculty development opportunities include:

For additional information and access, please contact KCU GME at gme@kansascity.edu.