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Archive 2008

The Medical Education Journal Club meets to learn and discuss recently published articles relating to medical education.

Meeting are monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 12:00 p.m., in room 260 White Hall.

(Bring your own lunch!)

Registration and Questions:

Dr. Borges

Nicole Borges, Ph.D.
Director of Medical Education Research
290 White Hall

2008 Archive



January 9

The Development of an Electronic Educational Portfolio: An Outline for Medical Education Professionals

Kadriye Lewis and Raymond Baker

February 13

No Meeting


March 12

Test-taking Behaviors on a Multiple-Choice Exam are Associated with Performance on the Exam and with Learning Style (PDF file)

John McNulty, Beth Sonntag and James Sinacore

April 9

Student Project Cases: A Learner-Centred Team Activity Broadly Integrated across the Undergraduate Medical Curriculum

Janet Olwyn Macaulay and Phillip Nagley

May 14

Learning In Lectures: Do 'Interactive Windows' Help?

Mark Huxham

June 11

Is There Hardening of the Heart During Medical School?

Bruce Newton, Laurie Barber, James Clardy, Elton Cleveland, and Patricia O'Sullivan

July 9

No Meeting

August 13

Leaving the "Empty Glass" of Problem-Based Learning Behind: New Assumptions and a Revised Model for Case Study in Preclinical Medical Education

Paul Shanley

September 10

No Meeting

October 8

Humanism or Professionalism? The White Coat Ceremony and Medical Education

Judah L. Goldberg

On Outcomes and Humility

Delese Wear

November 12

Back to the Basic Sciences: An Innovative Approach to Teaching Senior Medical Students How Best to Integrate Basic Science and Clinical Medicine

Abby Spencer, Teresa Brosenitsch, Arthur Levine, and Steven Kanter

December 10

Clickers: the Use of Audience Response Questions to
Enliven Lectures and Stimulate Teamwork
(PDF file)

Frazier Stevenson

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