Journal article

Transferability of faculty development resources

Asela M Olupeliyawa, Sunil Venkateswaran, Nyunt Wait, Kumara Mendis, Eleanor Flynn, Wendy Hu

CLINICAL TEACHER | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Adapting existing training resources for clinical teachers is more efficient than creating resources de novo. There is limited evidence on how to effectively use and ensure the relevance of training materials originally developed for different contexts and audiences. We tested in Sri Lanka and Malaysia the transferability of scenario-based training videos and session plans developed for Australian medical schools, to identify those aspects which need adaptation, and make recommendations to enhance transferability. METHODS: Staff involved in student support from three medical schools were invited to participate in five workshops facilitated by an Australian educator. Video discuss..

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