Text, Slides and Videotape

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Damian Roland is a meducation marvel from the UK. He’ll be part of the faculty for the SMACC Education Workshop in the Gold Coast next year (March 18th 2014, to be exact). He has already got his pre-course materials online here, amd it is all FOAM available to to everyone — even if you’ve missed […]

Hart on Simulation Debriefing

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I’ve previously featured a PeRL (peer reviewed lecture) by Danielle Hart, Director of Simulation at Hennepin County,  titled Teaching the Millennial Generation on LITFL. This time round Danielle speaks about the most important part of any simulation — the debrief. It’s everything you need to know, and largely based on Rudolph et al’s ‘Debriefing with good judgment’ approach. Highly […]

Brazil on Teaching Communication Skills

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  Victoria Brazil cranked out brilliant talk after brilliant talk at SMACC. In ‘Communication in the Heat of Battle’, she focusses on the most important clinical skill for ensuring that you and, more importantly, your patient survives the battle against acute illness. Of particular interest to educators is her emphasis on the need to simulate […]

smaccGOLD Education Workshop

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As just posted on LITFL, the smaccGOLD online registration goes live this Monday 16th September 2013 at 8am Sydney EST — which, for those around the world, is 11pm Sunday 15th in London, 6pm Sunday 15th in New York and 6am Monday 16th in Perth, Western Australia. Use this link to register once registration goes live.   Of particular interest to iTeachEM readers will be […]

Carley on FOAM and Education

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Simon Carley (@EMManchester), Professor of Emergency Medicine in Manchester and fearless leader of the StEmlyn’s blog team, is an education powerhouse. Regular iTeachEMers will know that he gave two profoundly interesting talks at SMACC last March. Here is the video footage of these two inter-related talks. In the first, Educational Leadership and Subversion he explores the […]