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Ellen Olarsch Nestler, M.D.

Associate Dean for Clinical Medical Education
Associate Professor, Medicine
Academic Office Location:
Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
AM048E
Farmington, CT 06030-1833
Phone: 860-679-4834
Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.SUNY BinghamtonBiology
M.D.New York Medical CollegeMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
ResidencyAlbert Einstein College of MedicineIntern/Resident, Primary Care Internal Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center
ResidencyAlbert Einstein College of MedicineChief Resident, Primary Care Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center
Faculty Development ProgramUConn HealthTravelers Center on Aging, Geriatrics Scholar

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Laureate Award: "The award honors those Fellows or Masters of the College who have demonstrated by their example and conduct an abiding commitment to excellence in medical care, education or research, and in service to their community, their Chapter and the American College of Physicians"American College of Physicians- CT Chapter
Fellow of the American College of PhysiciansAmeican College of Physicians
University of Connnecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Award for Excellence in TeachingUConn School of Medicine
University of Connnecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Award for Excellence in TeachingUConn School of Medicine
University of Connnecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Award for Excellence in TeachingUConn School of Medicine
University of Connnecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Ambulatory Teacher of the YearUConn School of Medicine
University of Connnecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Award for Excellence in TeachingUConn School of Medicine
Leo M. Davidoff Award for "Outstanding Achievement as a House Officer in the Teaching of Medical Students", Albert Einstein Collge of MedicineAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
Phi Beta KappaSUNY Binghamton
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
AAMC/NEGEA Annual Meeting Planning CommitteeOtherMemberExternalRegional2015
Annual Meeting Planning Committee - CT ACPProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalState2014
Abstract Reviewer AAMCProfessional/Scientific OrganizationAbstract ReviewerExternalNational2013
Interprofessional Education Task Force/Committee on Interpersonal Excellence in HealthcareEducation CommitteeUConn HealthUniversity2013
Clinical Collaboration CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeChairUConn HealthUniversity20122014
Clerkship Committee aka Stage 2/3 Operational CommitteeEducation CommitteeChairUConn HealthUniversity2012
Course and Curriculum Evaluation Subcommittee (CCSEC)/ Curriculum Evaluation SubCommitteeEducation CommitteeVice Chair/Co-ChairUConn HealthUniversity2010
American College of Physicians, CT Chapter, Medical Student LiaisonProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalState1999
Connecticut State Medical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalState1995
General Internal Medicine Interest Group/Scholars in MedicineEducation CommitteeFaculty ResourceUConn HealthUniversity1994
Society of General Internal MedicineProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational19862000

Journal Articles

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
The Health Care System as an Early Clinical Home: Navigating the Contiuum of Care; Challenge Rounds presentationLectureAMA ChangeMedEd2015Chicago, IL
A Pilot Curriculum in Patient Safety for Early Medical Students, NEGEALectureNEGEA2015Worcester, MA
A Pilot Medical School Elective for USMLE Step 2 CK Board PreparationLectureNEGEA2013
Medical Education Grand Rounds; Hot Topics from the AAMC Khan Academy: Flipping the ClassroomLectureUConn SOM2012
Continuous Quality Improvment and Patient Safety Educational Clinical ProjectLectureAAMC2012
Clinical Curriculum Review Retreat (C2R2), Curriculm: Past, Present and FutureLectureUConn SOM2012
Continuouse Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Education: An Analysis of Students' PerceptionsPoster2009
Teaching Evidence-Based Medicine to Primary Care Internal Medicine Residents: Subjective and Objective OutcomesLectureAnnual Meeting of the Society of General Internal Medicine2002