Medical Education

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Edited By: Kevin W. Eva

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 1/37 (Education Scientific Disciplines); 16/89 (Health Care Sciences & Services)

Online ISSN: 1365-2923

Associated Title(s): The Clinical Teacher

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Presented by the Association for the Study of Medical Education and the Association for Medical Education in Europe, this authoritative guide to excellence in educational research in the health professions provides readers with the basic building blocks of research, introduces a range of theories and how to use them, illustrates a diversity of methods and their use, and gives guidance on practical researcher development. More details.

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In this extensively updated second edition, the Association for the Study of Medical Education presents a complete and authoritative guide to medical education. Written by leading experts in the field, Understanding Medical Education provides a comprehensive resource of the theoretical and academic bases to modern medical education practice. More details.

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Medical Education Travelling Fellowship 2016.

ASME and Wiley are pleased to announce their support for a Medical Education Travelling Fellowship.

This provides financial support to an individual or a research group to facilitate gaining further experience/training/knowledge that will enable strengthening of health professional education research efforts. To apply, please submit a proposal outlining the purpose for which you would use the Fellowship. Full details on requirements and an application form can be found here

The deadline is January 31st 2016

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in this issue

See what's 'in this issue' for October 2015:

Autoethnography: introducing ‘I’ into medical education research
Laura Farrell et al.

Enhancing diagnostic competence with self-explanation prompts and adaptable feedback
Nicole Heitzmann et al.

‘We are a tight community’: social groups and social identity in medical undergraduates
Ben Lovell

Transition processes through a longitudinal integrated clerkship: a qualitative study of medical students' experiences
Timothy V Dubé et al.

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Medical Education is delighted to announce its Awards, Travelling Fellowship, and Editorial Internships Winners for 2015. Full details are in the 'Awards' section.

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