Hull York Medical School Education Conference 2019

Assessment: from admission to graduation

Wednesday 20 March 2019, 9am-4.45pm
Spring Lane Building, University of York

Hull York Medical School is proud to announce the return of its Education Conference to the University of York. This year, the conference will focus on all things assessment-related, from admission to graduation.

The conference, which is free to attend, will incorporate presentations, workshops and networking opportunities for all those involved or interested in delivering exceptional medical education, both within Hull York Medical School and beyond.

The conference is open to all Hull York Medical School tutors, staff and postgraduate students, as well as health professionals with an interest in education and assessment from across the region.

Programme highlights

Dean's welcome and update on expansion, Professor Una Macleod

Launch of the Health Professions Education Unit, Professor Gabrielle Finn

Keynote: Assessment from selection to graduation, Professor John McLachlan

Advances in Hull York Medical School: The Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship, Dr Kevin Anderson and Dr Megan Brown

Keynote: The science of selection, Dr Paul Tiffin

Optional education seminars and methodology workshops
Workshop 1: Realist synthesis, Dr Amelia Kehoe
Workshop 2: Literature reviews, Professor Trevor Sheldon
Workshop 3: Assessment question writing, Dr Andy Brown
Workshop 4: Measuring Professionalism, Professor John McLachlan and Professor Gabrielle Finn
Seminar 1: Widening access to medical education, Dr Paul Tiffin and Dr Lewis Paton
Seminar 2: Programmatic assessment, Dr Jimmie Leppink and Professor Martin Veysey

Keynote: Assessment in the clinical environment – Perspectives from South Tees, Miss Birgit Hanusch

Keynote: The MLA, Professor Brian Lunn

Optional education seminars and methodology workshops
Workshop 1: Consensus studies, Dr Jane Stewart
Workshop 2: Introduction to qualitative research, Dr Paul Crampton
Workshop 3: Selection at Hull York Medical School, Dr Paul Docherty and Dr Veronica McKay
Seminar 1: International perspectives on medical education, Professor Martin Veysey and Dr Jimmie Leppink
Seminar 2: Student fitness to practise, Mrs Alison Pettigrew

Advances in Hull York Medical School: The Gateway Programme, Dr Jason Boland and Miss Angelique Duenas

Panel discussion: What do we see as the direction of travel for medical education in the UK, and how do we stay ahead of the curve at Hull York Medical School?

Launching the Health Professions Education Unit

The conference will see the official launch of Hull York Medical School’s Health Professions Education Unit, which brings together the scholarship of those engaged in teaching and education development across the School. It facilitates and provides leadership for many issues related to innovation in learning and teaching, and provides a platform for much of the school’s medical and health care education research. Find out more

We look forward to seeing you there. 

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