Medical Education Leadership Track

Duke GME MELT medal

Duke GME Medical Education Leadership Track (MELT) program is designed to help train new leaders in Medical Education. Through this one-year, longitudinal, interactive curriculum led by content experts, we are able to equip our residents and fellows with tools to help transform their clinical teaching and approach to medical education scholarship.

Duke GME MELT 2024 - 2025

The Office of Graduate Medical Education is excited to announce that we will be accepting applications for the 2024 - 2025 Medical Education Leadership Track (MELT) cohort until May 5th, 2024.

MELT is designed for residents/fellows who would like to strengthen their skills as educators and leaders. The MELT curriculum will consist of 13 interactive workshops over the course of the academic year led by content experts from the Duke Community. Each session will allow participants to practice the skill discussed and receive feedback on how to improve. Participants are expected to attend at least 9 of the 13 sessions to receive a certificate.

Please see the MELT Factsheet for Applicants HERE for more details.

If you are interested in participating, please complete the application via Google Form HERE by Sunday, May 5th, 2024, 11:59 p.m. EST.

Please ensure you discuss this with your Program Director/Fellowship Director as PD/FD approval will be sought before acceptance into the program is final. Enrollment decisions will be announced in mid-June/July and the first session will be held at the end of August.

Of note: By signing up for the program, you are committing to completing homework assignments and attending at least 9 of the 13 one-hour sessions generally held on Thursdays at noon. Two makeup sessions are allowed.

Please do not hesitate to email: Dr. Sree Natesan ( or Sharon Shofer ( if you have any questions.