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Edited By: Jill Thistlethwaite

Online ISSN: 1743-498X

Associated Title(s): Medical Education

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The flipped classroom for medical students

This curricular innovation project implemented a flipped classroom curriculum for the gynaecologic oncology topics of the obstetrics and gynaecology medical student clerkship, and to evaluate student satisfaction with the change. Read the accompanying article to this new vodcast.

The ‘gut bucket’: a novel training tool for standardised patients
Read the accompanying article to this new vodcast.

Keeping it real! Enhancing realism in standardised patient OSCE stations
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Facebook and the professional behaviours of undergraduate medical students

Homemade laparoscopic simulators for surgical trainees

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Enjoy these podcasts from The Clinical Teacher

Transforming teaching into scholarship by Teri Turner et al
The accompanying article to this podcast.

A patient safety course for preclinical medical students by Ilya Shekhter, Lisa Rosen & Jill Sanko et al
The accompanying article to this podcast.

Emergency telephone consultations: a new course for medical students by Mireille Schaufelberger
The accompanying article to this podcast.

The experience of interdisciplinary peer-assisted learning (PAL) by Christopher Saunders
The accompanying article to this podcast.

Man versus machine: the preferred modality by Jill Sanko & Ilya Shekhter
The accompanying article to this podcast.

Developing the One-Minute Preceptor by Peter Gallagher & Helen Winter
The accompanying article to this podcast.

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The Clinical Teacher Travelling Fellowship 2018

The aim of the fellowship is to provide financial support to an individual to gain further experience and understanding of the field of clinical teaching and learning by visiting an educational or health institution for their own professional and personal development, sharing insights with the host institution, and undertaking some form of project - which may be either a research study or educational development and evaluation. Full details on requirements and an application form can be found here

The deadline is January 31st 2018

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Latest Virtual Issue
The Clinical Teacher's Virtual Issue on IPE is available. Read the selection of articles on Interprofessional education, which are designed to be accessible to all clinical teachers. These are free to read.

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Researching Medical Education - now available

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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.

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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