Education Skills

Education Skills Program 

A bi-annual program to enhance education skills as educators, to develop peer mentoring and enhance the culture of education within the department. To participate contact your division chief for referral or OFD at

Areas of focus:

  • Efficient and effective bedside teaching: Family and learner centered strategies
  • Foundational assumptions about learning
  • How to prepare and present engaging and effective lectures and avoid learner cognitive overload
  • Creating a positive learning environment
  • Feedback
  • Careers in education
  • Effective mentors and the mentoring relationship
  • Writing accurate recommendation letters
  • Effective mentors and the mentoring relationship
  • Teaching with simulation