Medical Education

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Edited By: Kevin W. Eva

Impact Factor: 3.369

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 2/40 (Education Scientific Disciplines); 14/88 (Health Care Sciences & Services)

Online ISSN: 1365-2923

Associated Title(s): The Clinical Teacher

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Research Medical Education

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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Understanding Medical Education 2nd Edition

Understanding Medical Education, Second Edition

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 Editorial Internship

Applications for the 2017 Editorial Internships, beginning in July, are now open. The deadline to apply is 1st April 2017

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Medical Education and The Clinical Teacher are pleased to offer a year-long e-Editor internship. Full details on requirements and an application form can be found here.

The deadline to apply is May 31st 2017.

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in this issue

See what's 'in this issue' for May 2016:

The role of morbidity and mortality rounds in medical education: a scoping review
Paul Benassi, Lindsey MacGillivray, Ivan Silver and Sanjeev Sockalingam

Patients of doctors further from medical school graduation have poorer outcomes
John J Norcini, John R Boulet, Amy Opalek and W Dale Dauphinee

Cultural minority students’ experiences with intercultural competency in medical education
Hannah Leyerzapf and Tineke Abma

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Medical Education is delighted to announce its Awards, Travelling Fellowship, and Editorial Internships Winners for 2016. Full details are in the 'Awards' section.



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