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Medical education a focus of violence in conflicts

Jun 14, 2018

Wagdy Sawahel reports on the recent report published by the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA) that looks at the impact of conflict and civil disturbances have on medical education around the world.

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OpenGov Asia: NUS Medicine School uses virtual reality to enhance learning of human anatomy

Jun 11, 2018

Using VR headsets and hand-held controllers, students are transported to a virtual dissection hall where they can perform localised or regional dissection on a virtual human cadaver.

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Blog Post: Free Open Access Medical education (FOAM): the new way to keep up-to-date

Jun 08, 2018

In this blog post, Dr Adrian Wong, Dr Jonathan Wilkinson & Prof Manu Malbrain look at the FOAM resources available to physicians and whether, ultimately, FOAM could even replace peer review.

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Medical Education Dialogues: Deans and senior professors impart soft skills to young medicos

Jun 05, 2018

A seminar to impart soft skills to 700 medical college students of 6 institutions in Ahmedabad, Gujarat was organized recently. They were to be equipped to handle interactions with patients and their relatives at this seminar.

read full story Is More Supervision of Medical Residents Always Better for Patient Care?

Jun 05, 2018

Drs Kathleen Finn and Christiana Iyasere of Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, looked to study the role of attending supervision on patient safety in the context of resident education. They were interviewed by on the matter.

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NewAge BD: Medical education negligence risks public health

Jun 04, 2018

Due to inadequate human resources for teaching coupled with the absence of proper regulation, the quality of medical education in Bangladesh is declining.

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Lahore Daily Times: International Medical Education established between Pakistan and China

Jun 03, 2018

According to One Belt, One Road & China Pakistan Economic Corridor Programme (CPEC), the alliance of International Medical Education has been established in the first three day conference held in the Sheyang city of province Lieyang, China.

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Pulse: Scotland adds 85 new 'general practice-focused' medical school places

Jun 01, 2018

The Scottish Government has announced the addition of 85 extra medical school places, with courses to be 'focused on general practice'.

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