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.
To what extent are decisions made by students and practitioners in concordance with experts in their respective field? Guest speaker Dr. Bernard Charlin visited the new Institute of Health Sciences Education (IHSE) in March to share his work on this question.
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.
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.