Breakout 4: Improving the Learning Environment

Improving the Learning Environment

Jamie Nicholson and Gavin Brown

The session will start with an overview of the recent extensive changes to the Trauma & Orthopaedic undergraduate block and the benefits seen with regards to student engagement and feedback. The main focus of the session will be on the use of technology for active student learning and practical examples of this.


Mr Jamie A Nicholson

T&O ST5 in Edinburgh. Honorary Clinical Teaching Fellow, Clinical Tutor Associate and MD research fellow for University of Edinburgh. Former module organiser of Year 4 Orthopaedic block.



Mr Gavin Brown

T&O Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Edinburgh. Former module organiser of Year 4 Orthopaedic block.