Save the date for the Institute of Health Sciences Education’s inaugural Richard and Sylvia Cruess Symposium on Health Sciences Education! This event will be held on Thursday May 14, 2020, with a focus on Professionalism & Professional Identity Formation; Innovations in Teaching & Learning; and Education & Health Care Systems. Stay tuned for more details.
New Institute celebrates history while looking forward
Over 100 guests celebrated the launch of McGill University’s new Institute of Health Sciences Education at a June 11 event with a toast to the former Centre for Medical Education and a glimpse into the Institute’s future.
Institute advances evidence-based education internationally
Members of the Institute of Health Sciences Education recently reaffirmed their commitment to the Best Evidence Medical Education (BEME) Collaboration, continuing McGill University’s tradition as a founding member of an initiative with an international presence.
Students and residents design curricula in innovative new elective
In 2018, the first cohort of six interdisciplinary students and residents completed an innovative new elective called Foundations in Medical Education. Elements of their final projects are receiving interest from curriculum developers heading into 2019.
McGill approves new Institute of Health Sciences Education
In recent years, we have been going from strength to strength, and becoming an Institute opens the door to many new opportunities. We are excited to harness this momentum and build upon our success well into the future, and we look forward to doing so with you.
The Institute of Health Sciences Education(IHSE) is the first of its kind in Canada, moving beyond traditional departmental lines and disciplinary boundaries to create new knowledge, enable capacity-building and promote knowledge translation.