The Clinical Teacher

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Edited By: Jill Thistlethwaite & Michael Ross

Online ISSN: 1743-498X

Associated Title(s): Medical Education

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Transforming teaching into scholarship by Teri Turner et al
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A patient safety course for preclinical medical students by Ilya Shekhter, Lisa Rosen & Jill Sanko et al
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Emergency telephone consultations: a new course for medical students by Mireille Schaufelberger
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The experience of interdisciplinary peer-assisted learning (PAL) by Christopher Saunders
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Man versus machine: the preferred modality by Jill Sanko & Ilya Shekhter
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Developing the One-Minute Preceptor by Peter Gallagher & Helen Winter
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Effective with the 2014 volume, The Clinical Teacher will be published in an Online Only, electronic format. No printed edition will be published. Articles will therefore appear online only. All normal author benefits and services remain in place and authors will continue to be able to order print reprints of articles if required.

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Welcome to the new co-editors of The Clinical Teacher

Jill ThistlethwaiteMichael Ross

The Clinical Teacher is thrilled to announce the appointment of two new co-editors.
Professor Jill Thistlethwaite will be working in partnership with Dr Michael Ross, to take the journal forward. Their wealth of expertise, knowledge and practical experience, and their engagement with the latest electronic media, will ensure that The Clinical Teacher responds to the needs of the clinical teacher working in today’s demanding health care environment.
They will take up their positions as co-editors from 1st January 2014 but are already planning fresh and innovative ways to engage with the clinical teacher community.


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Understanding Medical Education, 2nd Edition

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Understanding Medical Education now available

Understanding Medical Education, Second Edition

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.

The Clinical Educator's Handbook
by Teri Turner, MD, MPH, MEd

This handbook addresses a wide variety of issues of clinical education and looks at many different settings in which clinical teaching takes place and is designed to help the clinician-educator do the best possible job of teaching.

Visit the MedEdPORTAL to download this free peer-reviewed handbook.

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