What’s Wrong With Education?

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In this episode of the iTeachEM podcast Rob discusses what’s wrong with education and some thoughts on how we can start to fix the system. From the education of our children to the training of residents and registrars in emergency medicine/critical care, we have lost control of the system and we need to gain control […]

MeduBRAWL 2013 is coming…

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If you haven’t heard already – we have a knock out group for the upcoming MeduBRAWL at the International EM Teaching Course this year.  If you aren’t excited about this you must not have a pulse. Here’s a little preview of what’s about to go down…. Mattu vs. Cadogan, Rogers vs. Lin, and much, much […]

How to live tweet #FOAMed from Keynote!

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Ever want to tweet out your own lecture pearls, while lecturing?  Want to make sure the #FOAMed community is receiving the top pearls from your talk?  Well, if  you use Keynote there is a way set this up in under 10 minutes using a recently updated open-access app called Keynote Tweet v2.5 by Alan Levine. […]

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 […]