Research roundtables September 2019

The Department of Medical Education holds weekly research roundtables presented by both our own staff and visitors to the Department.

5 September

Towards patient-centered communication: An observational study of supervised audiology student-patient hearing assessments.

Samantha Tai (Department of Audiology, School of Health Sciences, University of Melbourne)


12 September

Online instructional videos to supplement current teaching of surgical abdominal examination and basic suturing: Investigating the impact on medical student’s performance and confidence

Reuben Schmidt and Ibrahim Shahid (MDRP students, Department of Medical Education, University of Melbourne)


13 September, Friday, 1.30-3.00pm (please note change of date and time)

Assessor grades and feedback: Private thoughts and public judgements.

Dr Cate Scarff (Department of Medical Education, University of Melbourne)


19 September

Learnings from developing stroke simulation programs in Victorian hospitals.

Dr Lauren Sanders (MDRP Coordinator, St Vincent’s Hospital Clinical School)


26 September, Sanderson Room (please note change of venue)

MD curriculum renewal series

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Associate Professor Anna Ryan (Department of Medical Education, University of Melbourne)


The Sanderson Room is located on Level 2 West of the Medical Building, Parkville Campus.


Download September 2019 DME Research Roundtable program.

Research roundtables are held 1-2pm in the Department of Medical Education Library, N714, Medical Building, Parkville Campus unless an alternative time or venue is stated.

Convenor: Associate Professor Robyn Woodward-Kron, robynwk@unimelb.edu.au
Coordinator: Michelle Grainger, michelle.grainger@unimelb.edu.au