Medical Education

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Edited By: Kevin W. Eva

Impact Factor: 3.546

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 1/34 (Education Scientific Disciplines); 6/83 (Health Care Sciences & Services)

Online ISSN: 1365-2923

Associated Title(s): The Clinical Teacher

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Understanding Medical Education, Second Edition

Understanding Medical Education now available

In this new and 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 is delighted to announce its Awards and Travelling Fellowship Winners for 2013. Full details are in the 'Award Winners' section.

Medical Education is delighted to announce that Rola Ajjawi (University of Dundee, UK), Terese Stenfors-Hayes (Karolinksa Institute, Sweden) and Muhamad Saiful Bahri Yusoff (Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia) have won Editorial Internships.

in this issue

See what's 'in this issue' for August 2014:

Too much research, or too little?
D.A. Cook

The ‘missing person’ in competency frameworks
C. Whitehead et al

Effects of different reflection strategies on medical students' diagnostic competence
C. Ibiapina et al

Supervision and learning
D. Piquette, M. Mylopoulos & V.R. LeBlanc

Latest Dialogue article, from the March 2014 issue:
Competency-based medical education: origins, perspectives and potentialities
Olle ten Cate & Stephen Billett

Read the latest Virtual Issue to celebrate ASME 2014: Education, Scholarship and Leadership in Pursuit of Excellent Patient Care

January 2014 Issue

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Medical Education Podcasts

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