Medical Education Resources

Below is a collection of resources from external sources, which may be useful:

  • to help you develop your teaching skills
  • to further your interest in medical education

For resources that may be useful on a practical day-to-day basis to improve individual teaching sessions or programmes see further resources

UCL Medical School does not necessarily endorse the content of external sites.

Series of Articles 




  • Medical Education Wetpaint

    • Run by a clinical teaching development co-ordinator at the University of Saskatchewan, sections include "how do medical students learn?" "classroom teaching techniques" "clinical teaching techniques" "experiential learning" and "the networked student." Lots of practical information and well-referenced. 
  • PracticalProf

    • Run by the Alberta Rural Family Medicine Network. Concise teaching tools (videos, powerpoint presentations and text) aimed at busy clinicians involved in teaching. Sections include "preparing to teach" "teaching nuts and bolts" "observation and feedback" "assessment" and "learners in difficulty."
  • MedEd World

    • MedEd World (linked to AMEE) is an international health professions community of individuals and organisations whose purpose is the sharing of information, ideas, experience and expertise. Resources include video clips, images, diagrams and websites. For some resources you have to be a member. 
  • Residents Teachers

    • An American site aiming to share best practice approaches to resident teaching.
  • TREAT (Trainer-Registrar Education Assessment Toolkit)

    • A site created by a GP to help GP trainers provide formative feedback to GP Registrars. Some of the content may be useful in a broader context. Focused entirely on providing feedback in a workplace context.