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Nana Coleman M.D., Ed.M.

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Assistant Director for Integration and Clinical Learning Environment

Institute for Continuing Professional Development in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Baylor College of Medicine

Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics-Critical Care

Texas Children's Hospital

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Team Launch Education Director

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Nana E. Coleman, M.D., Ed.M., is the Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics—Critical Care at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas. She is also the Education Director for Team Launch, an institutional interprofessional teamwork course. Dr. Coleman earned her undergraduate degree from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and subsequently completed her Master's degree in Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.  he completed medical school through the Dartmouth-Brown combined M.D. program, earning her medical degree from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Following her pediatric residency training at Columbia University's Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, in New York, New York. Dr. Coleman completed her fellowship training in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Dr. Coleman has formal training and extensive professional experience in healthcare quality, patient safety, and medical education. She serves as the primary lead for the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Clinical Learning Environment Review (CLER) program at Baylor College of Medicine.

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