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Learning in a Clinical Setting

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Sayra Cristancho, Scientist, Centre for Education Research & Innovation; Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Topic: Complexity of clinical judgment and Expertise Collaborators: Lorelei Lingard, Richard Novick, Tom Forbes, Michael Ott Representative Publication: Understanding clinical uncertainty: what is going on when experienced surgeons are not sure what to do?  Academic Medicine.  2013, 88(10):1516-21.

Christopher Watling, Associate Dean, Postgraduate Medicine; Clinical Neurological Sciences, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Topic: Clinical experiences and meaningful learning
Collaborators: Lorelei Lingard, Erik Driessen (Maastricht University), Cees PM van der Vleuten (Maastricht University)
Representative Publication: Learning from clinical work: the roles of learning cues and credibility judgements.  Medical Education.  2012, 46(2):192-200.

Taryn Taylor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Collaborators: Jeff Nisker, Lorelei Lingard
Topic: Post-call behaviours
Representative Publication: To stay or not to stay? A grounded theory study of residents' postcall behaviors and their rationalizations for those behaviors. Academic Medicine. 2013, 88(10):1529-33

Kathryn Myers, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Collaborators: Elaine Zibrowski, Lorelei Lingard
Topic: Rater-based assessment in postgraduate medicine
Representative Publication: Engaged at the extremes: residents' perspectives on clinical teaching assessment.. Academic Medicine. 2012, 87(10):1397-400. **Awarded Outstanding Research Paper at the 2013 AAMC-RIME Conference**

Laura Diachun, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Topic: Geriatric medicine in the undergraduate curriculum
Collaborators: Lorelei Lingard, Andrea Charise (University of Toronto)
Representative Publication: Old News: Why the 90-Year Crisis in Medical Elder Care? Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2012, 60(7):1357-60.

Lisa Shepherd, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Topic: Teaching emergency medicine
Collaborators: Christine Richardson, Marilyn Innes, Lorelei Lingard, Elaine Zibrowski
Representative Presentation: Improving the emergency medicine clerkship with structured teaching shifts. Presented as a Short Oral Abstract at the CERI Annual Research Symposium, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada, Oct 2013.