Category Archives: e-Learning

Become a student technology ambassador at Bristol Medical School

By | April 22, 2015

Would you like to help shape the use of technology in your teaching and learning of medicine at Bristol? We would like to invite our Bristol medical students to be a student technology ambassador, help peers and teachers to use technology effectively and develop a technology in learning network, set up by the Faculty e-learning team. See below… Read More »

2015 Aungshuk Ghosh e-Learning Prize – submit your nominations by 23rd February

By | February 3, 2015

The Aungshuk Ghosh prize is open to all Bristol medical students that have developed innovative technology-enhanced material during their time as an undergraduate. The aim of the prize is to reward and recognise the innovative use of technology or e-learning, which has made a valuable contribution to medical education. This prize is awarded by the Faculty… Read More »

Medicine and Dentistry Technology Enhanced Learning Team Newsletter (November 2014)

By | November 24, 2014

Faculty Teaching and Learning Conference: New Horizons in Professional Education We were delighted to welcome over 100 delegates to the Faculty Teaching and Learning Conference held on November 19th. Highlights of the conference included Professor John Bligh, Dean of Cardiff Medical School, discussing the joys and challenges of curriculum change and three very well-received workshops… Read More »

Dental Undergraduate e-Portfolio

By | November 23, 2014

On 1st September the BDS Programme launched an Undergraduate e-Portfolio, developed in conjunction with Healthcare Learning: Smile-on. Previously all student clinical activity was recorded on paper with students having different logbooks for the various disciplines they encountered. Now, all clinical work is logged electronically in one place. Clinical supervisors have been issued with iPads to… Read More »

Faculty Teaching and Learning Conference: New Horizons in Professional Education

By | November 22, 2014

We were delighted to welcome over 100 delegates to the Faculty Teaching and Learning Conference held on November 19th. Highlights of the conference included Professor John Bligh, Dean of Cardiff Medical School, discussing the joys and challenges of curriculum change and three very well-received workshops permitting delegates to investigate a particular pedagogical issue in more… Read More »

BETT Show 2014

By | February 4, 2014

This January I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the BETT show again, keeping up my consecutive run of visits for the fourth year. I stopped by on Friday for around four hours to get an idea of what sort of technologies are making headway in education this year and to generally keep… Read More »

Colin Lumsden presents at Education Excellence Seminar 2014

By | January 8, 2014

“Using mobile technologies in Undergraduate Medical Education: The Manchester Experience” Dr. Colin Lumsden speaking at the University of Bristol Education Excellence Seminar, January 2014. Yesterday we were very glad to welcome Dr. Colin Lumsden (Manchester Medical School, Paediatric Consultant and Academic e-Learning Lead) to our first Education Excellence Seminar of 2014. Colin has pioneered the use… Read More »