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MedEdPORTAL is a program of the Association of American Medical Colleges. MedEdPORTAL promotes educational scholarship and collaboration by facilitating the open exchange of peer-reviewed health education teaching and assessment resources. MedEdPORTAL is an open education resource and publication service provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges in partnership with the American Dental Education Association. MedEdPORTAL now features approximately 2,000 peer-reviewed educational resources that span the continuum of medical and dental education. The international reach of MedEdPORTAL continues to grow and now includes usage from more than 10,000 health education institutions from over 190 countries. Up to 1,000 MedEdPORTAL publications are accessed each week from users across the globe.

MedEdPORTAL maintains a rigorous peer review process based on standards used in the scholarly publishing community. Each submission is scrutinized by editorial staff and independent reviewers using a standardized review instrument grounded in the tenants of scholarship. Published authors receive a formal citation for their accepted publication. MedEdPORTAL publications are considered by many to be scholarly works that may support faculty advancement decisions.

The vision of MedEdPORTAL is to succeed as the most utilized, cited, and influential health education resource publication; Serve as the premier clearinghouse of high-quality, peer-reviewed health education tools; Promote interprofessional collaboration by facilitating the open exchange of educational resources across the health professions; Equip healthcare professionals across the continuum with effective and efficient educational resources to improve patient care.