Aspire - Recognition of Excellence in Education

Education alongside Research as the Mission of a Medical, Dental and Veterinary School

ASPIRE Publications

  1. Hunt D, Klamen D, Harden RM, Ali F. “The ASPIRE-to-Excellence Program: A Global Effort to Improve the Quality of Medical Education.” Acad Med. 2018 Aug;93(8):1117-1119. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000002099. PMID: 29261539.
  2. Rourke, J. “Social Accountability: A Framework for Medical Schools to Improve the Health of the Populations they Serve.” Acad Med. 2018, 93:1120–1124. doi:10.1097/ACM.0000000000002239
  3. Boelen C, Pearson D, Kaufman A, Rourke J, Woollard B, Marsh D, Gibbs T. “Producing a socially accountable medical school” AMEE Guide No. 109, Medical Teacher 2016(11) 1078-1091. Available: