DME Research Activities - May 2022

Come along and discover the research activities on offer in the Department of Medical Education in May 2022

Thursdays 1pm-2pm via Zoom (link will be sent separately each week)

Convenor: Professor Robyn Woodward-Kron

Coordinator: Michelle Grainger

Thursday 5 May, 1-2pm, zoom

Associate Professor Amy Gray (Director, Education Hub and Medical Education & Consultant Paediatrician, The Royal Children’s Hospital; Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne)

An Academy in Paediatrics: Launching a community and lessons from abroad.

Thursday 12 May, 1-2pm, zoom

Dr Kate Reid & Professor Robyn Woodward-Kron (DME, University of Melbourne) & Dr Anthea Dallas (Academic Lead, Community Placements and Year 5 Coordinator, Hobart Clinical School, University of Tasmania)

Medical students’ value-adding to general practice: A qualitative study.

Thursday 19 May, 1-2pm, zoom

Dr Justin Bilszta, Dr Mark Lavercombe & Dr Tim Clement (DME, University of Melbourne)

Lightening talks: recent publications.

  • Reid, K. J., Chiavaroli, N. G., & Bilszta, J. L. C. (2022). Assessing a capstone research project in medical training: Examiner consistency using generic versus domain-specific rubrics. J. med. educ. curric. dev.
  • Clement, T., et al. (2022). Using a logic model to evaluate a novel video-based professional development activity for general practice clinical educators. Teach. Dev.
  • Lavercombe, M. (2022). Avatars: colleagues in the time of the pandemic. MJA.

Thursday 26 May, 1-1.30pm, zoom [please note change of time]


Professor Ben Canny (Adelaide Medical School, University of Adelaide)

The accidental Health Professional Educationalist.

Chair – Dr Kate Reid (DME, University of Melbourne)

Download the May flyer here

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Michelle Grainger