Tips for the Medical Educator’s “Elevator Pitch”

Ever wonder what to say when you’re standing next to a senior colleague who could help further your work? Cue your elevator pitch!

In this video, David Acosta, MD, and Daniel Hashimoto, MD, MS, demonstrate what to do (and what not to do) to successfully deliver your med ed elevator pitch.

The tips in this video are adapted from Dzara K, Kesselheim J. Going up? Tips for the medical educator’s “elevator pitch.” Acad Med. 2018;93:1884.