University of Oxford Becoming a Medical Educator Short Course

Venue: John Radcliffe Hospital

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Nov 21, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 25, 2011
Registration Date: Nov 07, 2011
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The Becoming a Medical Educator course is a one-week module of the MSc in Surgical Science and Practice programme. Offered by Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences and the Department for Continuing Education’s CPD Centre, the week will be led by Mr Tony Jefferis, Head of School of Surgery, South-Central SHA, and will feature face-to-face lectures and tutorials.

The Becoming a Medical Educator course will provide students with the opportunity to learn more about and discuss the following topics:

  • theory of adult learning
  • evidence on value of different teaching methods
  • simulation in training; principles of valid assessment
  • resuscitative and supportive teaching
  • current syllabus and assessment for surgeons in training
  • organisation and regulation of UK surgical training
  • developing a syllabus for trainees in modern programmes

    This intensive five-day course is taught at postgraduate-level and may be taken for academic credit or not for credit.
  • Venue

    Headley Way
    United Kingdom

    Additional Information

    Please see the Programme website for full details.