University of Virginia School of
Minutes – 08/16/12
Pediatric Conference Room, 4:00 p.m.
Present (underlined) were: Gretchen Arnold, Robert
Bloodgood, Megan Bray, Donna Chen, Thomas
Gampper, Peter Ham, Donald Innes (Chair), John Jackson, Keith
Littlewood, Nancy McDaniel, Mohan Nadkarni, Bart Nathan,
Selina Noramly, Linda Waggoner-Fountain, Casey
White, Bill Wilson, Mary Kate Worden,
Courtney Chou, Jennifer Hsu, Brandon Hunter,
Guests: Elizabeth Bradley, Debra Reed
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SECTION II: EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE M.D. DEGREE
Active learning: the process by which a medical student 1) independently, or collaboratively with his or her peers, identifies his or her learning objectives and seeks the information necessary to meet the objectives and/or 2) contributes to the learning of a group with information that he or she prepares and discusses. In active learning, the learner has a role defining his or her own learning outcomes or those of his or her peers.