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MedEdWorld News provides medical education updates on the latest developments, awards, and projects. It includes reports from medical education events and news from organisations. Members of the MedEdWorld Community make contributions.

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MedEdWorld Version 2, an invitation to contribute

Feb 28, 2012

MedEdWorld currently offers members across the globe a wide range of services including; news on developments in the field of medical education, course and conference information, a resource database and special interest groups (SIG’s) and forums. These services have provided a gateway through which those interested in medical education can learn, connect, and debate.

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ACGME announces major changes to accreditation of medical residency programs in the U.S

Feb 27, 2012

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) have announced major changes to how medical residency programs will be accredited in the U.S by adopting a new system, the Next Accreditation System (NAS). These changes are summarised in a special report published in the February 22, 2012 online edition of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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A review by Ronald Harden of, Lessons from Problem-based Learning

Feb 27, 2012

Title: Lessons from Problem-based Learning Editors: Henk van Berkel, Albert Scherpbier, Harry Hillen, and Cees van der Vleuten Published by Oxford University Press Review in brief; 'this text provides an insight into adopting problem-based-learning in the curriculum '.

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Public Health Action Needed to Reduce Chronic Illness

Feb 24, 2012

A report from the Institute of Medicine suggests public health actions are urgently needed to tackle the vast and growing toll of chronic illness on individuals and society.

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Award winning report suggests researchers need to engage lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender populations in health studies

Feb 24, 2012

An award winning report titled, The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People, suggests that researchers need to proactively engage with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender populations to understand the health conditions that affect them.

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The Changing Face of Medical Education sample chapter available

Feb 24, 2012

The history of change in the UK is being offered as a sample chapter by Radcliffe publishing to promote the recently released, The Changing Face of Medical Education.

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Online Research Course: First step to become a Published Author

Feb 23, 2012

This training course is aim at beginners who wish to familiarise themselves with the basic concepts of Research. During the course students will create a Research Proposal under the direct supervision of facilitators. Each participant is free to choose topic of their choice for their research, whether cross sectional study or Randomized Control Trial, and will be assisted in finalising this research paper to the standard of those published in middle to high ranked journals.

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Recognising Teaching Excellence

Feb 21, 2012

Following a successful workshop in March the Academy of Medical Educators are offering an additional date for the workshop, Recognising Teaching Excellence: Improving patient care through teaching excellence’.

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