Office of Medical Education

The Office of Medical Education (OME) enhances the educational experience at UT Southwestern Medical Center for both students and faculty – by offering services that promote the quality of the instruction and the curriculum provided, and helping students to successfully complete their coursework.

For Students

The OME offers a range of academic assistance services. These services are available to all students, including students of the Medical School, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and the School of Health Professions. See Student Academic Assistance Services.

The OME also operates the SimCenter, a small group teaching center where students can learn and practice skills on high-fidelity simulators using carefully constructed scenarios.

For Faculty

The OME helps faculty evaluate students' clinical skills, and assists with curriculum and instructional development. These services are available to medical school faculty:

OME faculty and staff also maintain and administer the Web Curriculum for the medical school.