Be a leader as an educator in medical and health professions.

Master of Medical and Health Professions Education

Become a leader in health professions education and share your knowledge with the next generation of healthcare professionals.

Hear from a medical educator

When you earn your MMHPE, you gain the training and experience needed to lead exceptional educational programs.

Dr. Joel Clingenpeel, Director of the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship and Associate Professor, explains how our program turns practicing professionals into skilled instructors.

Developed by educators for educators

Crafted by EVMS instructors, clinicians and basic scientists, our curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics, including:

  • Curriculum design and evaluation
  • Adult learning theory and instructional methods
  • Data-based decision making
  • Research methods
  • Higher education organization and management
  • Contemporary approaches to teaching anatomy

Why choose EVMS?

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Earn CME Credits

The program qualifies for 25 Direct AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for Continuing Medical Education.

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Work with diverse professionals

Engaging with students from diverse medical and health professions backgrounds enhances the learning community.

Fully online

All courses are asynchronous, meaning you can access materials and complete assignments wherever it’s convenient for you.

Hear from our graduates

Graduates say enrolling in the Medical and Health Professions Education master’s program made a major impact on their careers.

Obtain an advanced education in the areas of curriculum, instruction, research, evaluation, leadership and professionalism in a flexible, distance learning program.

Students practice giving medical care to a dummy

Prepare for Certification

The EVMS Simulation in Healthcare course is useful in preparing for the Society for Simulation in Healthcare's (SSiH) Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE) certification examination. The SSiH has additional requirements (e.g., practical experience, letters of support) which are beyond the scope of the MHPE course.