Universtiy of Miami Miller School of Medicine Medical School Education & Admissions

Amar Deshpande, M.D.

Dr. Amar Deshpande Named Assistant Dean for Medical Education

November 04, 2014

Highly regarded as an educator by colleagues and students alike, Amar Deshpande, M.D., associate professor of medicine, is taking on a new role that will further transform medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. Deshpande has been named Assistant Dean for Medical Education and Competency Assessment, a new position that will create a coordinated continuum between undergraduate and graduate medical education

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Alina Perez, co-president of the Medical Parents Association, speaks to parents and incoming freshmen at the Medical Parents Orientation, which was held at the Student Activity Center August 6. Vicky Egusquiza is the co-president of the MPA.

Families Encouraged to Get Involved at Medical Parents Association Orientation

September 02, 2014

Amid the pride and excitement of sending their daughters and sons off for the first year at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, parents recently had the opportunity to see how they, too, can become a vital link in the educational experience. The Medical Parents Association (MPA) held an orientation session August 6 to welcome the Class of 2018, and to urge their families to get involved.

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