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Dr. Miriam Bar-on


Dr. Bar-on has been a medical educator for over 20 years, the last six at the University of Nevada School of Medicine where she serves as the Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, DIO and as a professor of pediatrics.

In her position of associate dean, she is responsible for all of the allopathic residents in Nevada – both in Reno and in Las Vegas. Dr. Bar-on is committed to improving resident teaching. This has been done through an innovative RATs program for all residents and fellows in Nevada as well as through the implementation of a resident teaching honor roll.

She is also an active member of the department of pediatrics where she participates on numerous committees and serves as a preceptor in the outpatient clinic. Dr. Bar-on is actively involved mentoring junior faculty both within pediatrics and externally those in residency program leadership positions. She serves as a member of the AAMC GRA steering committee and the co-chair of the Academic Pediatric Association's Faculty Development SIG. Dr. Bar-on regularly presents faculty development sessions at local, regional, national and international meetings.