Research Roundtables and DME Visitors

View all events happening in February 2018.

DME library N714, Level 7, Medical building
Thursdays 1.00 – 2.00pm

For more information contact Robyn Woodward-Kron.



1 February

Reconceptualising Communities of Practice in Medical Education

Associate Professor Robyn Woodward-Kron (DME, University of Melbourne)

Journal discussion
* Gherardi, S. (2009). Community of practice or practices of a community? In S. Armstrong & C. Fukami (Eds.), The SAGE Handbook of Management Learning, Education and Development. (pg. 514–530). London, UK: Sage.
* Noble C., Brazil, V., Teasdale, T., Forbes, M., & Billett, S (2017). Developing junior doctors’ prescribing practices through collaborative practice: Sustaining and transforming the practice of communities. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 31(2), 263-272.



8 February

New Technologies, ageing, and health care

Dr Jenny Waycott (ARC Future Fellow, School of Computing and Information Systems, University of Melbourne)



15 February

Medical student perceptions of wellbeing needs and services

Associate Professor Agnes Dodds (DME, University of Melbourne)



22 February

Preoperative conversations between anaesthetists and patients who are obese regarding perioperative risks and weight management

Dr Natalie Smith (Staff specialist, Wollongong Hospital).


More Information

Robyn Woodward-Kron