Amanda Kost, MD, MEd
The Importance of Precepting — How You Can Help Medical Students
Dr. Kost is associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Washington where she teaches, conducts medical education research, and cares for patients. She practices full spectrum family medicine at Harborview Medical Center where she serves as the medical director. At UW, she teaches medical students, directs the Teaching Scholars faculty development certificate program, and is an associate director for the Center for Learning and Innovation in Medical Education. Nationally, she has served on the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) Committee on Medical Student Education and Research Committee, and was the conference chair for the 2020 STFM Medical Student Education Conference. She completed an editorial fellowship with the journal Family Medicine and is an associate editor of PRiMER (Peer-Reviewed Reports in Medical Education Research) and editor of TeachingPhysician.org.