“Optimising learner experience by facilitating trainer development”
SAVE THE DATE!
Date: Sunday 21 June 2020 – Monday, 22 June 2020
Place: Porto, Portugal
The best course for learning teaching skills and instruction techniques in a great environment! It is a unique opportunity to focus on “how” to teach in the first place instead of “what” is taught.
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Instructors in the field of Regional Anaesthesia (RA) are supported and encouraged by ESRA. Education in RA is part of the ESRA’s main goal of establishing Comfortable Care Everywhere.
This course provides additional educational knowledge, teaching skills and instruction techniques to instructors. ESRA offers the opportunity to develop your educational values in Regional Anaesthesia.
Required qualifications of an RA instructor are defined by ESRA:
This course aims to develop teaching skills of regional anaesthesia instructors. Regional anaesthesia techniques; indications, performance of specific blocks are not primary focus of this course. It is understood that attendees master these techniques on a high level by meeting enrolment criteria to the course.
At the end of this course attendees will have gained a detailed understanding of adult learning styles, teaching styles, the role of the instructor and methods of delivering feedback within the context of regional anaesthesia and pain medicine.
Having completed this course the participant will develop as a proficient instructor with the following characteristics:
We look forward to seeing you in Porto. This course has a limited number of places (max 25 places) and in previous years it was rapidly sold out!
Sheraton Porto Hotel & Spa
Rua Tenente. Valadim 146, 4100-476 Porto, Portugal
+351 22 040 4000
The course is limited to 25 participants. Registrations are accepted on a first come first served basis.
This course was specially developed for anaesthesiologists with national and/or international instruction experience in teaching of regional anaesthesia and pain medicine.
Course candidate selection
Selection criteria are:
Registration is not open yet.
Participants need to be ESRA members 2020.
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The registration fees are 500 EUR and include the course, 2 coffee breaks, 1 lunch and a drink & bite the evening before the course to meet the faculty and the other participants.
Payment of registration fees (in EUR) can be made as follows:
By Credit Card: Visa or MasterCard
By Bank Transfer (additional 30 EUR handling fee is required):
Please make drafts payable to:
IBAN BE72 7340 2880 9716 EUR
All cancellations must be electronically mailed to email@example.com
Refund of registration fee will be as follows:
Note, in case of cancellation at any stage, a cancellation fee of EUR 30 will be applied and bank transfer charge will not be reimbursed.
Tel: +41 22 510 56 10 I Fax: +41 22 510 56 14
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The success of this course depends on your sound preparation.
For preparation you should read the learning material.
After your registration and fee payment ESRA provides the course learning material to you for free.
The material includes a paper book :
Pocket Guide to Teaching for Clinical Instructors, 3rd Edition
Ian Bullock (Editor), Mike Davis (Editor), Andrew Lockey (Editor), Kevin Mackway-Jones (Editor)
August 2015, BMJ Books
Secondly, 10 recent publications on education of medical professionals will be provided for background information. These publications are selected by the faculty and an educational professional. You will receive a link for downloading the publications after your registration.
An online pretest (multiple choice) will be provided one month prior to the course. We ask you to complete the test before attending the course. We will announce a price winner on the day of the course.
Prepare a 5-8-minutes talk about your (non-medical) favourite topic. You will present your topic during the the day of the course and you will get some personal tips.
We will ask you to complete a short questionnaire about your educational experience.
You will be invited to the Precourse Meeting on Sunday evening for the introduction.
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (UEMS/EACCME)
An application will be made to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists.
The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS): www.uems.net.
American Medical Association (AMA)
Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert EACCME credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme .
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognized by the UEMS-EACCME for ECMEC credits are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. For more information, visit: www.royalcollege.ca.