Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education

Kern Institute

Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education

Today’s medical training needs to be as much about the mastery of knowledge and technical skills as the development of character strengths and caring practices.

The Kern Institute is working to transform medical education to develop physicians who deliver high quality medical services in a caring and compassionate manner.

Learn More
Kern Institute
UpcomingEvents_Image Card Component

Upcoming Events

The Kern Institute hosts monthly events featuring local and national leaders in medical education throughout the academic year.

Learn More
TripleAim_Image Card Component

Triple Aim of Medical Education

The Kern Institute is working to educate physicians in the Triple Aim of Medical Education: Character, Competence, and Caring.

Learn More
Transformation Journal_Image Card Component

Transformational Times Newsletter

Keep up-to-date on upcoming and previous scholarly presentations by our Kern Institute faculty and staff in our mission to transform medical education.

Learn More

Kern Institute Events

  • January 27, 2022

    4–5 p.m.

    Kern Institute Connection Café

    Live Virtual Event via Zoom

    Student Led Discussion | Seeking Peer Outreach: An Integrated, Tiered Approach to Address Stigma and Isolation in Healthcare Education

See all Kern Institute events

Submit a speaker proposal to the Kern Institute

Submit a Speaker Proposal

The Kern Institute is working to transform medical education to better align with the needs of the public on the basis of character, competence, and caring.

The Event Advisory Committee will review all proposals based on the following criteria:

  • The speaker's qualifications
  • Timeliness of the topic
  • Relevance to the mission

If chosen, a committee member will extend the invitation to the speaker and open the line of communication.

Please Note: While we greatly appreciate your enthusiasm, please do not initiate correspondence with the speaker directly. This will ensure that expectations are clear and confusion or misunderstandings are averted.

Thank you for your interest!

Join the conversation @MCW_Kern

Contact Us

Kern Institute
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd., Suite M1990
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-4915
kerninstitute@mcw.edu
The Kern Institute Google map location