Effective Clinical Teaching Workshop Series


Effective Clinical Teaching Workshop Series

Target Audience: The course is open to all healthcare professionals who are currently working in the hospital network, irrespective of their level of seniority. Staff working at School of Medicine affiliated sites are also invited to participate via videoconference.

Dates: The workshop series will run on 6 consecutive Tuesday evenings from 26th January to 2nd March (inclusive).

Time: 1730-1900 

Venue: Microsoft Teams (on-line due to COVID-19) 

Via Videoconference to School of Medicine Affiliated Sites/Hubs*

Accredited for 12 CPD Points

Cost: Free


Learning Objectives/Aims

This package of workshops will provide a basic but comprehensive foundation on aspects of clinical teaching. 


Elements of the workshops will include:

Modern principles and concepts in Clinical Teaching

Effective Small-Group Clinical Teaching

Effective Large-Group Clinical Teaching

Effective Bed-Side Clinical Teaching.

Effective Student Assessment and Self-Evaluation

Effective Feedback Provision.


Specifically it is expected that participants will achieve the following objectives:

Identify opportunities for teaching and enabling learning in everyday clinical practice

Apply some of the major modern medical education theories of learning & teaching to their own teaching practice

Utilise a wider range of teaching methods with students and trainees

Develop a reflective approach to teaching and learning which you can by utilise in their own continuing professional development


Places are limited

Apply early to avoid disappointment before FRIDAY, 4th DECEMBER 2020 @ 5pm:

E-mail: michelle.e.ahern@ul.ie