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Public Health Program Director Awarded AMT Junior Faculty Development Grant

Aug 20, 2018, 09:37 AM by Leslie Stalnaker

Cara Pennel, DrPH, MPH, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine & Community Health and the Director of the Public Health Program was recently awarded a Junior Faculty Educational Development Grant by UTMB's Academy of Master Teachers.

The funding for her project titled "Authentic Assessment of Competency-based Education in an Interprofessional Setting" will allow Dr. Pennel, who is also the Director of Public Health Practice, to increase her capacity to assess competency-based education in the classroom and through other extracurricular activities. 

Congrats to Dr. Pennel!!