Dr. Conway McLean, who got the 'bug' for lecturing back during his residency days, shares his experiences and gives some advice for those who may be anxious about lecturing or speaking in front of large audiences.
Most of us, being human as we are, have fears of one sort or another. Perhaps it’s a fear of spiders or snakes. Some have a fear of heights or enclosed spaces. Many of these are quite understandable, and some are perfectly appropriate. (Falling from a height can be dangerous and is something to be avoided!) Generally, most would say that fears are something to be conquered or overcome......