Centre for Medical and Health Sciences Education research seminar Event as iCalendar

20 May 2013

12:30 - 1:30pm

Venue: Seminar Room 503-024, Building 503, 85 Park Road, Grafton

Are we on the same page?  Developing a tool for capturing team mental models of multiprofessional operating theatre teams

Research on factors that may facilitate teamwork in multiprofessional operating theatre teams is scarce. In this presentation I will describe the development of a card sorting tool to capture the shared understanding (shared team mental models) multiprofessional operating theatre teams have of their tasks and each other's roles.


Ivana Nakarada-Kordic

Surgical interns contributing to theclerkship learning environment of medical students

Junior doctors are increasingly promoted as clinical teachers but there is limited understanding of how they contribute to student clinical learning. A mixed-methods study was conducted to examine the contributions made by interns (first-year doctors) to the General Surgery clerkship learning environment of Auckland University medical students.

Presenter: Dr Wendy Yu

A light lunch will be provided