Alice Min Simpkins

Alice Min Simpkins, MD, FACEP

Associate Professor
Asst. Dean, Faculty Development


1501 N. Campbell Ave.
AHSL 4174B
(520) 626-6784

Dr. Min was born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania and went to college at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed her residency in emergency medicine at the University of Arizona and was chosen to be a Chief Resident during her senior year. She stayed on as faculty here and served as the Associate Residency Program Director for 7 years. Currently, she is the Assistant Dean of Faculty Development for the College of Medicine – Tucson and is a Societies Mentor for our medical students.

Dr. Min’s interests include medical education, professional development, and wellbeing. She is actively involved with national, regional, and local committees related to women in academic medicine and faculty development and wellbeing.


MD: 2004, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
2007, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Selected Recent Publications

Min AAnn, Spear-Ellinwood K, Berman M, Nisson P, Rhodes SMichelle. "Social worker assessment of bad news delivery by emergency medicine residents: a novel direct-observation milestone assessment." Intern Emerg Med. 2016.
Stoneking LR, Grall KH, Min A, Dreifuss B, Ellinwood KCSpear. "Role of an audience response system in didactic attendance and assessment." J Grad Med Educ. 2014;6(2):335-7.
Min AA, Stoneking LR, Grall KH, Spear-Ellinwood K. "Implementation of the Introductory Clinician Development Series: an optional boot camp for Emergency Medicine interns." Adv Med Educ Pract. 2014;5:275-9.


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