Speaker Biography

Samara Ginzburg, MD is the Associate Dean for Case-Based Learning at the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. Dr. Ginzburg is part of the leadership team at the School of Medicine and thinks critically with others about ways to bring innovations into the curriculum. She works with all the Course Directors to bring the SOM’s philosophies and values into development of the case-based studies, which are a form of problem-based learning that is used to teach key science concepts and ground students in understanding disease and solving clinical problems.

Previously, Dr. Ginzburg was Director of Case-Based Learning for the Department of Medicine’s Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education’s Education Innovation Project at LIJ Medical Center. In addition, she was involved in both medical resident education and Endocrine practice.

Dr. Ginzburg received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biopsychology from the University of Michigan, and a Medical Degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She completed a Residency and Chief Residency in Internal Medicine, followed by a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Mount Sinai Hospital.

Start Date

12-6-2014 10:00 AM

End Date

12-6-2014 11:00 AM

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Public Health Commons


Dec 6th, 10:00 AM Dec 6th, 11:00 AM

Undergraduate and Graduate Curriculum in Quality: Healthcare Improvement Sciences in UME