What is it?

NameCoach is a tool that allows users to create a profile including an audio recording o their name, pronunciation text and pronouns, which can be accessed by other students, faculty and staff.

How do I enter my information?

Login to UW Canvas and access the UWSOM NameCoach course.

Once you have completed your NameCoach profile, your information will appear in all other UW School of Medicine Canvas courses that have turned on the NameCoach menu item. Your NameCoach data will also be added to your eValue profile to be accessible to clinical faculty and staff.

How do I update my information?

You can edit your recorded information by choosing the NameCoach tool from any UW Canvas course.

How do I access information submitted by other users?

You can access the recording information for Foundations faculty within the NameCoach page for that course. Below your recording pane, you will find the submitted recordings that are searchable.

You can access the recording information for Clinical faculty in the clinical departments eValue schedule report by clicking on the educators name in the report results.

Where can I go for help?

For support email