Clinician-Educator Track

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  1. Education
  2. General Psychiatry Residency
  3. Subspecialty Training
  4. Clinician-Educator Track

Clinician-Educator Track

The new Clinician Educator (CE) Track offers residents advanced training in teaching and educational administration. Interested residents apply in their PGY-1 year.  Up to 2 residents per year will be accepted. The program consists of:

  • Formal didactics on education topics (e.g., lecture preparation, curriculum design, education research)
  • Special opportunities to provide formal teaching, such as medical students, junior residents, and other medical professionals throughout all 4 years of residency
  • A scholarly project of the CE track resident's choosing (e.g., poster, publication, workshop, clinical rotation and/or class)
  • Linkage with a Clinician Educator Faculty mentor
  • Weekly protected time for CE track activities during PGY-3 and PGY-4 year
  • Funding to cover the cost of travel to education meetings and conference
  • Participation in the applicant interview process for the residency program
  • Monthly journal club with fellow clinical educator track residents

For the list of Principal Investigators by area of interest, please click here.

Amy Abramowitz MD

  • Chief Resident
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
  • Medical School
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Undergraduate
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC (Psychology)
  • Psychiatry Interests

    women's mental health, technology in psychiatry, public psychiatry

  • Personal Interests

    running, Chicago restaurants, travel, college basketball

  • Hometown
    Charlotte, NC
Amy Abramowitz

Jennifer Adams MD

  • PGY3 Resident
  • Medical School
    University of Illinois Chicago
  • Undergraduate
    University of Pittsburgh
  • Psychiatry Interests

    Women's Mental Health and Addiction Psychiatry

  • Personal Interests

    Music, reading, snowboarding, biking, and exploring Chicago

  • Hometown
    Hamilton, NJ
Jennifer Adams

Laura Briz MD

  • PGY4 Resident
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
  • Medical School
    University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Graduate School
    M.S. University of South Florida; Tampa, FL; Medical Sciences - Anatomy Concentration
  • Undergraduate
    B.S./B.A. University of Florida; Gainesville, FL; Biology and Economics
  • Psychiatry Interests

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Immigration and Mental Health, Women's Mental

  • Personal Interests

    Traveling, Game nights, Exploring Chicago, Baking, Interior Design, Fashion/Lifestyle Blogs, Organization, and Kate Spade

  • Hometown
    Tampa, FL
Laura Briz