Michael Melia, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, was recently named the new Associate Program Director for Faculty Engagement for the Osler Medical Training Program. In this role Michael will lead efforts to connect faculty and trainees in a more meaningful way.
Michael is the Fellowship Training Program Director in the Division of Infectious Diseases. His academic interests include clinical and education scholarship, specifically curriculum development and the growth and development of learners as teachers. He has led the redesign of the firm faculty model that was launched this July, helped craft a curriculum that teaches hepatitis C virus clinical care to general practitioners and serves as a medical student advisor within the SOM’s Colleges Advisory Program. His clinical research interests include Lyme disease and hepatitis C virus infections.