November 2017


Through the Looking Glass - exploring the hidden curriculum

22 November 2017, Chancellor's Building, Little France

FREE to all NHS and University staff in South East Scotland

The South East Faculty of Clinical Educators are pleased to announce their seventh symposium to be held in the afternoon of Wednesday, 22nd November 2017.  We are delighted that Professor Peter Cantillon MB BCH BAO, MSc, MRCGP, MHPE will be delivering the keynote lecture.

Professor Peter Cantillon is an educationalist with a special interest in clinical education and teacher development. He holds a personal chair in primary care at NUI Galway in Ireland.  Peter leads in faculty development in his own institution and throughout Ireland via the Irish Network for Medical Educators, (INMED), an organisation dedicated to health professions education scholarship that he helped to establish in 2008.  He also directs Ireland’s first Masters in Clinical Education program.  Peter has developed an international reputation in the study of clinical education and workplace learning.  Through his publications he has also endeavoured to make learning theory accessible for clinical educators through journal and book publications such as the “teaching rounds” series with the BMJ in 2008 and the ABC of Learning and Teaching, (third edition due August 2017).

Provisional Programme






Break out sessions 


each workshop will align to one Framework Area for GMC Recognition of Trainers


Break (refreshments provided)


SEFCE Teaching Awards


Keynote (followed by Q&A) Professor Peter Cantillon


"It's what's unsaid: revealing the hidden curriculum of clinical education"


Closing Remarks

Further information on this event will be provided in due course