Mr WordPress on Medical Education in Cris…
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Why not higher education use free social platforms for education.. here is my take on this….! for teaching Pathology to medical students placed in remote clinical rotations in Australia. Surprise… it includes gross and Microscopy laboratory tutorials.. “pathology in the … Continue reading
College of medicine, James Cook University, Australia.
Got 2011 Australian Learning Teaching Council award.. Citation for outstanding contribution to student learning in early career category. Link to ALTC (http://www.olt.gov.au/award-outstanding-contributions-recipient-2011-associate-professor-murthy) And James Cook University award for “Technology Enhnaced Cognitive Scaffolding, a innovative delivery of Pathology in rural medical … Continue reading
One man army…! “Teaching of pathology using Technology Enhanced Cognitive Scaffolding” a concept for a new education model.
1. Shortage of medically qualified Academic staff – severe… CRISIS. 2. Increasing students, diverse distance rural/remote locations 3. Lengthy medical course – 6 years for basic study followed by 1-2 years of clinical training. Then 3-5 years of specialist registrar … Continue reading
How dare I say this? – I have been teaching medical students for over 2 decades in several countries. No doubt medical course is still the most respected & wanted. However I believe in my professional career medical education has detiriorated gradualy … Continue reading